Inside Super Lawyers Blog

April Editorial Recap

In our latest editorial recap we want to draw your attention to two issues of our fully redesigned Super Lawyers Magazine. We've kept the things you love-such as compelling attorney profiles-and, with input from our readers, have expanded our editorial lineup to include a menu of great new items.

Connecting the Dots: The Correlation Between Print and Online Marketing

For some lawyers, the industry is more exciting and dynamic than ever, with technology bringing about rapid change and new opportunities in the practice of law. Whether its billing software like Time59, or research tools like Fastcase, there are plenty of handy technologies right at your fingertipsIn addition to technology, law firms are embracing social media like never before. In fact, 41% of firms now have social media sites with another one-third of small firms researching legal products and solutions on social media before purchasing.*

Case Study: Standing out in the Crowd

Leveraging past success for future growth Debra Schoenberg, founder of Schoenberg Family Law Group, P.C., located in San Francisco, California was in search of unique ways to attract an affluent client base. As a six-time Super Lawyers selectee, Debra has valued leveraging the Super Lawyers distinction that only five percent of attorneys in Northern California receive, using it as a catalyst for the firm's development.

How do you Celebrate Your Super Lawyers Selection?

For quite some time we've been intrigued to learn the ways our Super Lawyers and Rising Stars selectees promote and celebrate their accomplishments. Last month, we asked our Facebook community to let us know how they go about sharing the good news (and offered 4 Super Lawyers Pub Glasses as giveaway prize). Lawyers from all over the country sent various answers, each sharing their experiences (some more light-hearted than others). Let's look at what some of the Super Lawyers Facebook community members had to say.

March Super Lawyers Magazine Editorial Review

It's been a busy month for us here at Super Lawyers and we wanted to recap the editorial subjects for the three magazines released: 2016 New York Metro - Top Women special section in The New York Times Newspaper, 2016 Colorado Super Lawyers Magazine and the 2016 Texas Super Lawyers Magazine - Rising Stars.

Positioning Your Firm to Attract Referrals - Part 5

Did you know that 87 percent of legal consumers who choose to contact an attorney end up hiring one? In fact, 72 percent of those consumers considered or contacted only one attorney before making a hiring decision.*

Case Study: Differentiating Yourself in the Marketplace

At the end of the day, legal achievements offer you and your firm an excellent way to stand out in a crowd from others. In a world where consumers and referring attorneys have countless options to choose from, you need to make the strongest case for why you should be at the top of their list. Nowhere is this concept more present than at Stange Law Firm in St. Louis, Missouri.

A Look Back at February Super Lawyers Magazine Releases

As February comes to a close we wanted to recap some of the editorial subjects for the three magazines released this past month: 2016 San Diego Super Lawyers Magazine, 2016 Indiana Super Lawyers Magazine and 2016 Georgia Super Lawyers Magazine.

Positioning Your Firm to Attract Referrals - Part 4

The study and practice of law has connected you to a vast network of professionals. That network can include former law school classmates, attorneys in different practice areas or members of a professional network in which you belong. All of these individuals can serve as strong referral sources. Your professional colleagues understand the value of expertise and case management, and the importance of setting expectations with the client. In fact, 79 percent of attorneys see their referral sources positively in terms of referring clients back.*