Laurence Colletti serves as the producer at Legal Talk Network where he combines his passion for web-based...
We’ve all seen the billboards and TV commercials advertising lawyers and their ability to get you money fast. While there aren’t any rules regulating taste, there are many state rules that outline how a lawyer can and can’t market their services. In this report from On The Road, host Laurence Colletti talks to Linda Shely about the model rules of professional conduct on lawyer advertising. They discuss typical advertising restrictions, rules for social media marketing, and the complexity of complying with the rules when they differ by state.
Lynda Shely, of The Shely Firm, PC, Scottsdale, Arizona, provides ethics and risk management advice to lawyers and law firms.