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Erik Mazzone Erik Mazzone is a practice management advisor and Director of the Center for Practice Management for the North Carolina Bar Association. He writes and speaks widely on legal technology and practice management, in North Carolina and throughout the country. Follow him on Twitter @ErikMazzone. Writer's Archives

Asaf Cidon Asaf Cidon is CEO and co-founder of cloud security company Sookasa, which provides bank-grade encryption to files on Dropbox and across devices. Cidon earned his Ph.D. in cloud computing from Stanford. He founded Sookasa with the mission of allowing businesses to control their data securely via the cloud. Follow him on Twitter @AsafCidon. Writer's Archives

Gabriel Cheong Gabriel Cheong is the owner of Infinity Law Group LLC in Quincy, MA, primarily focused on divorce and family law litigation and mediation, and a frequent speaker on law practice management and marketing. He serves as Vice President of Starting Out Solo, Inc., and is a Past President of Quincy Asian Resources, Inc. In his spare time, Gabriel enjoys the company of his 2 house rabbits and Corgi. Follow him on Twitter @GabrielCheong. Writer's Archives

Lee_Rosen Lee Rosen practices family law in North Carolina. His blog, Divorce Discourse, is a three-time ABA Blawg 100 popular vote winner. He is a recipient of the ABA James Keane Award for excellence in eLawyering. Follow him on Twitter @LeeRosen. Writer's Archives

Catherine Sanders Reach Catherine Sanders Reach is Director, Law Practice Management & Technology for the Chicago Bar Association. Previously she was Director of the ABA Legal Technology Resource Center for over 10 years. In 2011 she was selected one of the inaugural Fastcase 50, and in 2013 was nominated as a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management. She serves on the ABA TECHSHOW 2015 Board and is editorial advisory board emeritus for Law Technology News. Follow her @catherinereach. Writer's Archives

Nora Regis Nora Regis is Trainer & Coordinator, Law Practice Management and Technology, for the Chicago Bar Association. Nora is a former paralegal, specializing in litigation and bankruptcy. Prior to working in legal, she was a technology help desk agent at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Follow her on Twitter @NoraRegisCBA. Writer's Archives

calloway Jim Calloway is Director of the Oklahoma Bar Association Management Assistance Program. He is a co-author of  the ABA books "How Good Lawyers Survive Bad Times" and "Winning Alternatives to the Billable Hour: Strategies That Work." Jim blogs at Jim Calloway’s Law Practice Tips and co-produces the podcast, The Digital Edge: Lawyers and Technology. Follow him @JimCalloway. Writer's Archives

Heidi Alexander Heidi Alexander is a Law Practice Management Advisor at the Massachusetts Law Office Management Assistance Program (MassLOMAP), where she advises lawyers on practice management matters and in implementing new law office technologies. A lawyer, Heidi co-hosts the Legal Toolkit podcast and writes for the MassLOMAP blog and the ABA’s Law Technology Today. Follow her on Twitter @heidialexander. Writer's Archives

Jabez LeBret Jabez LeBret has delivered more than 900 presentations over the last nine years, from Saudi Arabia to Bogota, Colombia, to organizations including Microsoft, Nordstrom, Deloitte, Boeing and GE — just to name a few. He is considered a leading authority on monetizing social media. Currently at GNGF, Jabez specializes in SEO, social media conversion, traffic strategies, and client learning and development.  Follow him on Twitter @jabezlebret. Writer's Archives

Eduardo Snape Eduardo Snape is the IT Director at the international law firm Galindo, Arias & Lopez in Panama, with 20 years in the IT field. He is a consultant and visiting professor at Universidad Tecnologia de Panama. Writer's Archives

Marc Lauritsen Marc Lauritsen is president of Capstone Practice Systems and of Legal Systematics. Marc is the author of "The Lawyer’s Guide to Working Smarter with Knowledge Tools," a fellow of the College of Law Practice Management and co-chairs the American Bar Association’s eLawyering Task Force. Follow him on Twitter @MarcLauritsen. Writer's Archives

RuthCarter Ruth Carter is a lawyer, writer and speaker. She is Of Counsel with Venjuris, focusing her practice on intellectual property, social media, First Amendment and flash mob law. Named an ABA Journal 2012 Legal Rebel, Ruth is the author of the ABA book “The Legal Side of Blogging for Lawyers,” as well as “Flash Mob Law: The Legal Side of Planning and Participating in Pillow Fights, No Pants Rides, and Other Shenanigans.” In “Nothing But the Ruth,” she writes about the lessons she’s learning while building her practice. She also blogs weekly at Follow her on Twitter @rbcarter. Writer's Archives

Jamie J Spannhake Jamie Spannhake

is a lawyer and certified health coach. After working for a BigLaw firm in Manhattan for six years as a commercial litigator, she founded Spannhake Law LLC,  serving clients in New York and Connecticut. She provides local counsel support and pre-trial litigation services, including research and writing, to other lawyers. For her non-lawyer clients, she offers services in estate planningresidential real estate, and business transactions. She writes and speaks on issues of interest to lawyers, including time and stress management, health and wellness, work/life balance, and effective legal writing. 

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Mike Ramsey Mike Ramsey is President of Nifty Marketing, a local search marketing company in Idaho. Mike is passionate about helping good people and good businesses grow. His site NiftyLaw is a place to learn how to handle online marketing. He takes part annually in the local search ranking factors study and speaks on the Local University tour. A guest speaker at many Internet marketing events such as Lawyernomics, SMXPubcon, and SearchFest, Mike has been quoted and featured on Search Engine LandSearch Engine Journal, and SEOmoz. Outside of search, he moonlights as the publisher of The Voice in Southern Idaho. You can follow him on Twitter @mikeramsey or +Mike Ramsey. Writer's Archives

Christy Cassisa Christy Cassisa is a speaker, coach and former lawyer. Her career has traversed biology, education and the law, which she now applies to exploring science-based practices for leading a happier, healthier and more productive life. As Principal Consultant for Donocle she develops programs designed to optimize the legal mind, and as the Director of WorkLife Integration Programs at the UCSD Center for Mindfulness she brings mindfulness programs into the workplace. Follow her on Twitter @ChristyCassisa and connect on LinkedIn. Writer's Archives

Sally Schmidt Sally J. Schmidt is President of Schmidt Marketing, Inc., which offers marketing services to law firms. Sally was a founder and the first President of the Legal Marketing Association. She is a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management and one of the first inductees into the LMA's Hall of Fame. She is the author of Marketing the Law Firm: Business Development Techniques and Business Development for Lawyers: Strategies for Getting and Keeping Clients. Sally writes Attorney at Work's "Play to Win" column. Follow her on Twitter @SallySchmidt. Writer's Archives

Micky Deming Micky Deming Micky Deming is the director of marketing at Kahuna Accounting, connecting attorneys across the country with Kahuna’s bookkeeping solutions. He is a journalism graduate and more of his writings can be found on the Kahuna Accounting blog. Follow him on Twitter @MickyDeming. Writer's Archives

Esposito Frederick J. Esposito, Jr. is Executive Director at Rivkin Radler LLP. Fred has more than 20 years of law and accounting firm experience. He writes and speaks extensively on a wide-range of legal management topics including billing, collections, financial and profitability models, risk management, human resource development, project management for attorneys and alternative fee arrangements. Follow him @lawmgtguru. Writer's Archives

Peggy Gruenke Peggy Gruenke is owner of LegalBizSuccess, a company whose mission is to help solo and small firm lawyers build better businesses. She heads the ABA GPSolo Division's technology committee and is vice chair of the division's national conference committee. Peggy writes on productivity and profitability for Attorney at Work's Friday Five. Read more or her articles here, and follow her on Twitter @PeggyGruenke. Writer's Archives

Mary Lokensgard Mary Lokensgard is a recovering attorney with over 15 years of experience in private practice, including plaintiff’s personal injury litigation, estate planning and administration, and elder law. She’s now working for herself as an independent writer. She tweets @marylokensgard. Writer's Archives