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In today’s show, ABA Law Practice Division chair Bob Young talks about being a plaintiff’s lawyer in a defense firm, and explains what the ABA LPD is doing to help lawyers with marketing, management, finances, and technology.

But first, is solo practice a terrible economic proposition for most people?

Bob Young is the chair of the ABA Law Practice Division, and he’s also a “plaintiff’s lawyer at a defense firm,” ELPO. In today’s podcast, he talks about how he generates business by developing relationships on Facebook, and the challenges of growing a firm from 11 to 26 lawyers. He also explains what the ABA Law Practice Division is, and gives an overview of the work it’s doing.

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Published: June 30, 2015
Podcast: Lawyerist Podcast
Lawyerist Podcast
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The Lawyerist Podcast is a weekly show about lawyering and law practice hosted by Sam Glover and Aaron Street.

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