• 00:40

    Lawyers With Purpose Marketing Roundtable

    in Legal

    Molly Hall, Roslyn Drotar & Laney Richardson host this open form Marketing Roundtable to support members with implementation of their law firm marketing plan.

  • 00:36
  • 00:28

    Lawyers With Purpose Marketing Roundtable

    in Legal

    Molly Hall, Roslyn Drotar & Laney Richardson host this open form Marketing Roundtable to support members with implementation of their law firm marketing plan.

  • 00:39

    Judges and Lawyers

    in Parents

    Todays show I am going to share information I have gathered on judges their pay and incentives.  Why there needs to be more transparency in our family courts and some wrongdoing that is happening because there is no oversight.  We the people are standing up, speaking out and asking for change.  Many have been affected by these incentives and have had their families and their assetts depleted all in the name of greed others call racketeering in our courts.  I will read off the 15 judges duties to lawyers and other judges.  How did America let this happen?  How do the people in charge set their own rules and regulations that outright destroy what our country was founded on

  • 00:34

    Law firm websites: How are people shopping for lawyers?

    in Legal

    Episode 46 of Building Your Law Practice with Jim Thompson and Nick Augustine


    While technology frequently changes, some things remain the same. People still look for lawyers and more of them are accessing attorney websites on mobile devices while others are still using their desktop at home or work. With so many ways to connect it is important to keep in touch with potential clients and let them know everything they need to know about you through your website.


    About this weekly show:


    The reason we bring you all this program is to promote a referral mindset because referrals are solid sources of repeat business and derivative income.  Why is it that lawyers are not getting the referrals they need to grow their practice? Listen and learn to tips you can use today!


    Brought to you in part by Members’ Choice Federal Credit Union in Denton, Texas on Unicorn Lake Boulevard. You may be eligible to join Members Choice if you live, work, worship or attend school in Denton or Argyle, Texas.


    About Jim and Nick:


    Jim Thompson is a retired lawyer who is well-known for helping attorneys get on track to earning more clients through simple cost-effective activities. Jim is the author of "Why Lawyers Fail To Get Referrals and What They Can Do About It."


    Nick Augustine helps lawyers share tips and stories about their practice areas by writing their blog content, managing social media and producing Internet radio podcasts.

  • 00:11

    Legal Distinctions: Lawyers vs Attorney's

    in Real Estate

    Many people think that lawyers and attorneys are the same people. Sometimes they are depending on who you are speaking with, however there is a distinction between them. Knowing that distinction can save you hundreds if not thousands of dollars depending on your specific legal situation.


    In our podcast we shall share with you those legal distinctions, in addition we shall give you the basics on how to organize a "neighborhood legal studies group" and how and when to use an attorney or lawyer. 

  • 00:31

    Judge Seeks Legal Advise And DA Harris Lawyers Up With County Counsel

    in News

    Judge Seeks Legal Advise And DA Harris Lawyers Up With County Council

  • 00:35

    Update on where successful lawyers are spending their social media resources

    in Legal

    Episode 22 of Building Your Law Practice with Jim Thompson and Nick Augustine


    Update on where successful lawyers are spending their social media resources. Learn about easy and time effective ways to increase your social presence among people who are most likely to find value in your services. Using a little psychology and common sense we can all increase our social media results.


    About this weekly show:


    Referrals are the lifeblood of any business and especially for lawyers, so why is it that lawyers are not getting the referrals they need to grow their practice? Listen and learn to tips you can use today!


    Brought to you in part by Members’ Choice Federal Credit Union in Denton, Texas on Unicorn Lake Boulevard. You may be eligible to join Members Choice if you live, work, worship or attend school in Denton or Argyle, Texas.


    About Jim and Nick:


    Jim Thompson is a retired lawyer who is well-known for helping attorneys get on track to earning more clients through simple cost-effective activities. Jim is the author of "Why Lawyers Fail To Get Referrals and What They Can Do About It"


    Nick Augustine helps lawyers share tips and stories about their practice areas by writing their blog content, managing social media and producing Internet radio podcasts.

  • 00:31

    Supporting Latino Lawyers

    in Legal

    According to at 2011 ABA report, despite comprising 16% of the US population, Latinos only comprise 4% of the legal profession. The report further noted that Latino lawyers face an astounding amount of racism and discrimination within the profession and in their communities. 
    In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we will discuss challenges Latinos/as have within the professional environment.  Joining us for this powerful interview is Yesi Morillo-Gual, Director at Citi and founder of Proud to Be Latina, an organization created to help Latinas banish self-doubt and break self-imposed barriers.  A personal and professional development network, Proud to Be Latina educates, empowers and encourages Latinas to rise to their full potential.  
    In this powerful interview, we will:
    identify challenges Latinos/as face in the professional environment; 
    learn cutting-edge diversity and inclusion strategies used in corporate America that can be replicated in law firms to help retain Latino lawyers; and
    discuss the importance of cultivating leadership among Latino lawyers.

  • 01:01

    Lawyers and Domestic Violence

    in Current Events

    A lot of people need help from an attorney when leaving a spouse, but in cases of domestic violence and abuse, not all lawyers have the background and skill to deal with the added problems.   Barry Goldstein, author of Scared to Leave Afraid to Stay, and co-author of Representing the Domestic Violence Survivor, among many others, will join the show to talk about lawyers and domestic violence.

  • 00:34

    ENTERTAINMENT LAWYERS MICHAEL DONALDSON & LISA CALLIF TALK FILM & FAIR USE

    in Entertainment

    Michael C. Donaldson is an entertainment attorney who has been fighting for independent filmmakers for over 30 yrs. which has made him an expert at the art of negotiation. He is the founding partner of Donaldson & Callif, a Beverly Hills law firm specializing in entertainment & copyright law, with particular emphasis on the representation of independent film producers. As President of the International Documentary Association, he negotiated with the cable networks to prevent the wholesale migration of credits from the screen to the internet by organizing and leading the Documentary Credit Coalition. Michael is a much lauded author and sought-after public speaker, as well. He is the author of Do It Yourself! Trademarks & Copyrights, released in 1995 and Clearance & Copyright, used in 50 film schools and winner of three national book awards.


    Lisa Callif, named by Variety as one of The Best & The Brightest (2011), is an entertainment attorney whose focus is on representing indie filmmakers in all aspects of their filmmaking, including development, production & distribution. Lisa does a significant amount of clearance work for documentaries as well as being one of the few attorneys in the entertainment industry to represent live theaters. Lisa has worked on such films as “Invisible War” (Grand Jury Prize, Best Documentary, Sundance 2012), “Inside Job” (Academy Award® winner 2011), “Insidious” (from the producers of Paranormal Activity), “How to Die In Oregon” (Grand Jury Prize, Best Documentary, Sundance 2011), “I’m Still Here” (starring Joaquin Phoenix), “Teenage Paparazzo” (starring Adrian Grenier), “Waiting for Superman,” “The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers” (Academy Award® nominee 2010).

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