The Above the Law Attorney@Blog Conference is scheduled for Friday, March 14, 2014 at The Yale Club of New York City. This is the first event of its kind and will bring leading legal bloggers together to learn and network.
Newstex is one of the sponsors of the Above the Law Attorney@Blog Conference (Newstex also syndicates content from Above the Law), and Newstex Vice President of Content Licensing, Aura Novembre, will be at the conference to meet with legal bloggers. You can send Aura a tweet via @aura or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about legal content syndication or to set up a time to meet during the conference on Friday.
The Above the Law Attorney@Blog Conference will kick off with opening remarks from the nation’s preeminent First Amendment attorney, Floyd Abrams of Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP. During the conference, you can attend a series of panel discussions covering a wide variety of issues that legal bloggers face every day, including free speech, race and gender, and technology. Above the Law editors David Lat, Elie Mystal, Joe Patrice, and Staci Zaretsky will moderate the panels.
Conference panelists will include Tim Wu of Columbia Law School, Joshua Peck of Duane Morris, Karen Sloan of the National Law Journal, Kyle McEntee of Law School Transparency, Marc Randazza of Randazza Legal Group, Kevin O’Keefe of LexBlog, Vivia Chen of the Careerist, Nabiha Syed of Levine Sullivan Koch & Shulz, Jessie Kornberg of Ms. J.D., Will Meyerhofer of the People’s Therapist, and many more. Networking time will be available during the continental breakfast and luncheon.
Visit the Panelists section of the conference web page to learn more about each speaker, and visit the Schedule section to view the day’s events. Tickets are still available for the conference and can be purchased from the event web page. Discounted tickets are available to groups of four or more people. Attendees can earn up to six credits to their Continuing Legal Education requirement by attending the conference.
Don’t forget to look for Aura while you’re there!