#futureoflaw — Episode 41 This week039;s guest is Ryan Clements, a lawyer, entrepreneur, author and Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary faculty of law. Ryan received his LLB (with distinction) from the University of Alberta, as well as his Master of Laws, and Doctorate of Juridical Science from Duke University Law School. In this chat, Ryan sees the future of law degree039;s like a swiss army knife — it can be versatile and used in numerous settings both within and outside of a law firm setting. Listen, rate and subscribe to wherever you listen to your podcasts. #podcast #Spotify #applepodcasts #goodlawyer #lawyer #legalpodcast #legalinnovation #entrepreneur
Joining us at the Goodlawyer Summit #futureoflaw day is the Dean of Law at the University of Calgary, Ian Holloway! Ian has been the Dean of Law at the U of C since 2011! Prior to that, he served as Dean at another Canadian law school and as Associate Dean at the Australian National University. Ian is also a member of the Bars of Alberta, Nova Scotia and Ontario. With his extensive experience educating future lawyers, Ian039;s perspective of the legal profession039;s future and how law schools can better equip their students will be invaluable. Ready to #domoregood? Visit the link in our bio @goodlawyerinc to see our all-star lineup of speakers and to reserve your spot!
Meet Gosha! Gosha comes to the Goodlawyer roster with over 15 years in the Trust and Estate industry with extensive experience dealing with complex planning for incapable beneficiaries, small business interests and blended families. Outside of her lawyer time, Gosha has taken formal riding lessons and loves horses. She039;s also passionate about community and is an active member in her children039;s School Council, the local Board for St. John039;s Ambulance and in several local networking groups. You can say hello to Gosha at our next Good Hour tomorrow, where she will be providing valuable insights on the importance of estate planning for entrepreneurs and the various components that help create a complete plan. All details can be found through the link in our bio @goodlawyerinc. #goodlawyer #dogood #estate #EstatePlanning #wills #lawyer #startup #entrepreneur #smallbusiness
We039;re thrilled to have our next speaker join us at the #buildforgood portion of the Goodlawyer Summit! Joel Shackleton is a Partner and Portfolio Manager with Gold Investment Management, a Canadian Wealth Management firm. Working with clients from across the spectrum — from Physicians to Oil & Gas industry workers to Business Owners — Joel has a wealth of experience helping educate his clients. Joel also co-hosts the Reformed Millennials podcast, a show dedicated to identifying macro waves and trends that Millennials can jump on to invest their time and money better. Joel has experience investing in Canadian startups from seed to B rounds. Visit the link in our bio (@goodlawyerinc) where you can get to know Joel and our other speakers better and secure your spot at the Summit in November!
Meet Charlton! As one of our UX designers, he’s responsible for making sure that our website is easy to navigate. From the initial sign-up to the booking process, his job is to make the experience as smooth as possible for both our customers and our lawyers. During the holidays, Charlton loves to travel. He has visited 12 countries and can’t wait to explore more. When he’s not working on design, he’s travelling the world, hoping to experience as many cultures as possible. We039;re thrilled to have Charlton join the team and further our mission of helping Canadians seamlessly access legal help. #goodlawyer #goodteam #product #buildforgood #Innovation #dogood #startup #startups #cantech #entrepreneur
Many lawyers often feel overwhelmed and isolated in their practices, and that039;s where Amy Grubb will be coming in at the #GoodlawyerSummit2021! Amy was trained on Bay Street and worked in Big Law before going solo. She now helps lawyers launch and build their practices through 1:1 consulting and has created an online community where Canadian female lawyers can learn, connect and support one another. With Amy039;s commitment to developing the legal community in Canada, we039;re thrilled to have her speak at the #futureoflaw portion of the Goodlawyer Summit. This event is entirely free and eligible for CPD credits, so visit @goodlawyerinc and follow the link in our bio to secure your spot. #goodlawyer #dogood #GLSummit #buildforgood #Legal #legaltech #lawyer #Innovation #bigfirm #community #startup #entrepreneur #smallbusiness #transformingjustice
We039;re excited to announce the re-launch of the Goodlawyer Podcast — The Future of Law. This podcast is dedicated to exploring what is, and what could be when it comes to the business of law, and how we as lawyers can improve access to legal services for everyone, and live more fulfilled lives. Kicking off our revamped podcast is Mitch Kowalski, a lawyer, visiting professor at the University of Calgary faculty of law, author, speaker, and co-host of the Podcast series “Pardon My Objection”, a show dedicated to exploring legal innovation and the future of law. As you039;ll learn from listening to this episode, Mitch is a voice for change in the legal profession. Give this episode a listen through the link in our bio @goodlawyerinc. #goodlawyer #dogood #futureoflaw #legalrebel #law #lawyer #legalinnovation #Innovation #podcast #apple #Spotify #subtrack #entreprenuer #startup #smallbusiness #business
Up next for our speaker introduction for the #GoodlawyerSummit2021 is Pamela Draper! Pamela is the President and CEO of @pateno_payments, a firm that provides development solutions in the payments space, as well as the President and CEO of @bitvoexchange, a Cryptocurrency Exchange launched in Canada in 2018. Prior to joining Pateno and Bitvo, Pamela spent 14 years in corporate and investment banking. With her amount of expertise, we039;re thrilled to have Pamela join us for our #buildforgood portion of the Goodlawyer Summit. Click the link in our bio (@goodlawyerinc) to secure your spot for our Summit in November. #goodlawyer #GLSummit #dogood #startup #entrepreneur #smallbusiness #Legal #legaltech #investment #crypto #investcanada #Innovation #transformingjustice #futureoflaw
🚨 ATTENTION 🚨 If we get this post trending, we will share some never-before-seen footage of our Chief Legal Officer (a little teaser, this footage will also be a big part of Josh039;s talk at the #GoodlawyerSummit2021). Our second speaker announcement is another familiar face! Josh joined the startup life after working at Canada039;s largest law firm for six years. We039;re excited to have him join our team and speak at our #futureoflaw day where he039;ll share how his first choice of big law gave him second thoughts. Click the link in our bio (@goodlawyerinc) to secure your spot at the Summit today! #goodlawyer #dogood #GLSummit #buildforgood #Legal #legaltech #lawyer #Innovation #bigfirm #startup #entrepreneur #smallbusiness #transformingjustice
As a startup, you know you039;re making waves when this is in the top search results for your business. We won039;t blame you if this is in your search history. With fixed prices that are transparent and half the national average and a network of lawyers in every practice area available at your fingertips — it all seems too good to be true... but it039;s legit. But don039;t just take our word for it. See what our users have to say about their experience on Goodlawyer! #goodlawyer #dogood #legit #toolegit #toolegittoquit #startup #entrepreneur #smallbusiness #legalhelp
It039;s time for us to reveal the amazing line-up of speakers we have for the #GoodlawyerSummit2021 It should be no surprise that we039;d have our CEO & Co-founder making his appearance on both the #futureoflaw & #buildforgood days! True to Brett form, he039;ll be adding a good dose of humour and a whole lot of passion, as he draws on his own experience as a former lawyer and active entrepreneur and shares what "doing more good" means to him. Click the link in our bio (@goodlawyerinc) to secure your spot for our Summit in November. #goodlawyer #dogood #startup #entrepreneur #smallbusiness #Legal #legaltech #lawyer #Innovation #transformingjustice
The relaxing days of summer are coming to an end, and it039;s time to hit the books once again! As entrepreneurs, we can learn a lot from the back-to-school mentality. Here are Goodlawyers best tips for getting back-to-business: 1️⃣ Dust off the ol039; books – We039;ve got loads of useful blogs to help with this! From financial planning, finding government grants to understanding the language that is legal-ese, you039;ll be sure to find something that039;ll get your business ready for September. 2️⃣ Fill up your class schedule – Class is in session at our Thursday Good Hours! These educational lessons will level-up your startup game and help you learn how the law can be used as a tool for building your business. 3️⃣ Book in for office hours – like any student, getting one-on-one time with your professor can help put you at the top of your class. At Goodlawyer, we offer affordable 15-minute legal advice sessions for $39 with all our lawyers on the platform. It039;s a quick way to ask your questions, get your answers and learn what your options are. What are your best tips for getting #backtobusiness? #goodlawyer #dogood #backtoschool #business #startup #entrepreneur #smallbusiness #legaltech #education #resources #blog #webinar