Technology: Why all lawyers should be on Twitter

The powerful social media tool will keep you on top of issues affecting your practice area and clients

As a lawyer, you should be on Twitter. Please don’t stop reading. Hear us out. Twitter does more than inform you of what your favorite celebrity ate for breakfast. It is a powerful tool that connects us with other Internet users who share similar personal and professional interests and keeps our finger on the pulse of issues affecting our clients. But many attorneys, including in-house attorneys who are reading this article, are hesitant to enter the “twitterverse” because they don’t understand what Twitter is and how it can help them. Never fear, we’re here to help.

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Heather Melick

Heather Melick is of counsel with Luper Neidenthal & Logan in Columbus, Ohio. She focuses on the areas of complex commercial litigation, appellate work, military...

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Ethan Wall

Ethan Wall is a social media law attorney, author, professor, and keynote speaker at Social Media Law and Order in Miami. Ethan co-authored “

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