Tag Archives: Attorney

March Sponsor: Clio

This month you’ll notice a change on the site, particularly when you’re looking at the advertising. I’m pleased to announce that Clio has agreed to sponsor The Droid Lawyer for the month of March, and I’m happy to recommend the product. When I was a lawyer Padawan, I got hooked on Clio as a viable and reliable…

Google Apps Vault

Today, Google announced the availability of Google Apps Vault to all Google Apps customers. According to Google, “Google Apps Vault helps protect organizations of all sizes from lawsuits by enabling organizations to find and preserve email messages that may be relevant to a particular lawsuit. That saves time, effort, and costs associated with responding to litigation or…

Poll: Who’s More Apt to Adopt Technology?

Recently, I had a debate with a colleague about technology adoption by lawyers. Specifically, the conversation revolved around smartphones and tablets, and we both concluded that solo or small firm lawyers tended to have greater adoption, and use, of mobile products. The reason: restrictions or limits on technology in bigger firms. That’s not to say…

How Google Might Change the Office Magazine

There isn’t a dentist, doctor, or lawyer’s office that doesn’t have a smattering of old magazines cluttering up the waiting area. Okay, for you literalists, I’m sure there’s an office somewhere devoid of magazines, but I can’t think of any. The truth is, magazines are an important way for us “important” people to tell our “less-than-important”…

Android Lawyer App Review: WestlawNext

I’m pretty sure those of us who graduated law school in the age of technology, injected ourselves with the Westlaw and LexisNexis “crack” in our law school experience. If you didn’t, you’re too old to remember digitized legal research (cue the “I walked 10 miles” comments), or you’re probably like one of my curmudgeon teachers who…