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Aaron Street

Aaron Street is the co-founder and CEO of Lawyerist.com. In addition to his work growing Lawyerist’s community of small firm...

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Sam Glover is the founder and Editor in Chief of Lawyerist.com. Sam helps lawyers understand the economic, demographic, and...

lawyerist-logo-150px“There was no golden parachute, there was no safety net. It was 100% swim or you’re going to the bottom of the ocean.” —Randall Ryder

This week, Sam talks with solo practitioner Randall Ryder about what it is like to go out on your own when you have no safety net.

Randall Ryder represents consumers against debt collectors and defends consumers in debt collection lawsuits. He also assists consumers with student loan issues. He was recently named a Minnesota Super Lawyers Rising Star and is the supervising attorney for the University of Minnesota Law School’s clinical program. He also was once retained by a Beverly Hills law firm as an expert on Marvel Comics. He has been writing for Lawyerist since 2009.

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Published: July 26, 2016
Podcast: Lawyerist Podcast
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