Stephanie Francis Ward

Host of ABA Journal: Asked and Answered and ABA Journal: Legal Rebels

Stephanie Francis Ward

Stephanie Francis Ward, a legal affairs writer, joined the ABA Journal staff in 2001. Stephanie had worked as a reporter for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and California Law Business, a publication of the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journals. She earned her B.A. in journalism from California State University at Long Beach.

Recent episodes hosted by Stephanie Francis Ward

Older Episodes

12/14/16 Legal tech’s future is in lawyers’ mindset, Randi Mayes says 11/28/16 How lawyers can negotiate for better salaries and positions 11/04/16 #LoveYourLawyerDay (Part 1) 10/24/16 The art of getting clients to pay 10/12/16 For Fastcase founders, the message is: Change, and do it faster! 09/26/16 How lawyers can bring mindfulness into their practice 08/29/16 Is it time to leave your current job? 08/10/16 Jerome Goldman’s work gives a voice to SCOTUS arguments 07/25/16 How to build a book of business without looking desperate 06/27/16 How to get out of the office and make exercise part of your routine 04/25/16 Want to stop bias in the workplace? Here are some constructive tips 04/19/16 Tech fails too, says Sensei’s Sharon Nelson 04/19/16 Technology is ‘breathtakingly positive,’ says lawyer and writer Monica Bay 03/07/16 How solos and small firms can cut costs and make their money go further 02/01/16 How can you attract positive media attention for yourself or your clients? 01/04/16 How can you make and keep reasonable resolutions for your career? 12/07/15 How blogging can help you carve your own niche in the legal community 11/02/15 What can lawyers do to manage and conquer anxiety? 10/05/15 Which practice areas are going to be the most lucrative in the future? 09/07/15 How a program at the infamous Angola State Penitentiary helps inmates re-enter society 07/28/15 How to conquer anxiety and break the ice during professional events 07/06/15 How can lawyers maximize relaxation while on vacation? 06/01/15 Cannabis businesses need lawyers, but how can you build a marijuana practice? 05/04/15 So you want to practice overseas? 04/23/15 2015 ABA TECHSHOW: Interview with Legal Talk Network Hosts 04/06/15 Would your practice be prepared if something happened to you? These tips can give you peace of mind. 03/02/15 How can attorneys get help without harming their careers? 02/02/15 How a new program uses law students to cut costs and acrimony for divorcing couples 01/05/15 Linda Greenhouse and Jonathan Turley discuss the relationship between courts and the press 12/01/14 How lawyers can use social media responsibly to promote their clients’ cases 11/03/14 How to Network Without Feeling Slimy 10/06/14 Do you have what it takes to be a rural lawyer? 09/08/14 How do you provide client hand-holding if you run a virtual firm? (podcast) 08/04/14 How do we fix the school-to-prison pipeline? (podcast with transcript) 07/07/14 Bryan Garner on legal neologisms and how ‘Black’s Law Dictionary’ keeps up (podcast with transcript) 06/02/14 How to deal with high-conflict clients (podcast with transcript) 05/05/14 Free yourself from notecards at trial with these tips (podcast with transcript)