LMA News

LMA News captures the latest trends in the profession and contains the LMA International HQ updates. Here you can find chapter news ranging across all of the LMA regions and general re-posts from various legal marketing platforms. Tailor your News Feed so you can have your Favorite Blogs waiting for you to read right when you login.

July 28, 2016 - 09:45 AM
To beat the heat, members of LMA New England met for an afternoon program hosted at WilmerHale’s Boston office evolving around this year’s theme of “Communication, Collaboration and Credibility: Managing Your Personal Brand and Being an Ambassador for your Department.”
July 27, 2016 - 12:48 PM
It can be argued that our unspoken language reveals much more than our spoken word! Read our LMANext Spotlight article, authored by Hayley Patton, Toronto Chapter LMA Member, to hear her tips for effective non-verbal communication.
July 26, 2016 - 09:42 AM
Cover to Cover: LMA Summer Book Club will take approximately two hours per week, divided between reading and discussion, and will last five weeks. Participants will meet Wednesdays at noon central beginning on Wednesday, July 27.
July 20, 2016 - 03:59 PM
Leadership is an essential skill for the legal marketing profession. This summer, boost your leadership skills by joining fellow members for LMA’s inaugural summer book club.
July 19, 2016 - 12:54 PM
LMA Vancouver is delighted to give our members the opportunity to stay up to date - free of charge - with thought leadership on legal marketing trends through our 'Midday Marketing' lunch seminar series, featuring video recordings of actual sessions from the 2016 LMA Annual Conference.
July 18, 2016 - 02:06 PM
Did you know that marketers from 95% of the AmLaw 200 and NLJ 350 ranked law firms are members of the Legal Marketing Association (LMA)?  Are you among them?  If not, now is an excellent time to join the Legal Marketing Association.
July 14, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Registration for the 2016 LMATX Texas Think Tank is now open! This is the largest annual gathering of legal marketers in Texas. Be sure to take advantage of the early bird registration discount, which ends July 29th!
July 13, 2016 - 10:39 AM
Join your mates for the LMA-LA Summer Social! July 21st, 6-8pm at the Culver Hotel in Culver City. Signature cocktails, scrumptious appetizers, vintage glamour and you... Toto says -Don't forget your ruby slippers!
July 12, 2016 - 02:51 PM
When it comes to reading, crafting or responding to an email, it may be useful to keep in mind the following Do's and Don'ts. Read our LMANext Spotlight article authored by Monika Desjardins, Toronto Chapter LMA Memb
July 12, 2016 - 02:47 PM
Calling All Challengers! Join Us on August 10 at our Olympic Village - Maman Toronto - to celebrate the summer season and the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
July 12, 2016 - 12:22 PM
Early bird registration is open for the LMASE 2016 Regional Conference. Come Grow. Innovate. Succeed. with September 14-16 in Orlando at the JW Marriot. Click here to register today! Click here to check out the agenda.
Book your hotel room at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes under the LMASE roo
July 12, 2016 - 12:16 PM
LMASE City Groups were asked to provide their Big Picture Goals for their respective city, and provide a picture to represent that goal! We will be sharing two each month leading up to the 2016 LMASE Regional Conference. Check out the Columbia and Orlando City Group Big Picture Goals!
July 12, 2016 - 12:07 PM
The Ronald McDonald House has been our official LMASE Cares partner since 2013. As part of our ongoing efforts to support this charitable organization, we are asking all City Groups to take part in the 2016 Ronald McDonald Wish List Challenge. We'll award two $500 prizes for a celebratory party to:
July 12, 2016 - 12:05 PM
Sydnee Newman with Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith PLLC in West Palm Beach, Florida was the 2016 LMA Annual Conference Scholarship recipient. This is the second article in a series of three Sydnee has authored regarding her experience at the LMA Annual Conference in 2016.

As we all know working for
July 12, 2016 - 12:03 PM
LMASE Members, please make sure to ratify the 2017 Regional Governing Board.
Over the last four weeks, Regional Nominating Committees have been busy vetting candidates through an in-depth interview process and referral check to ensure the criteria established for eligibility is met. The 2016 Nomin
July 12, 2016 - 12:01 PM
Laura Hudson is now Director of Marketing and Business Development at Ward and Smith. Previously, Laura was Director of Marketing at Brooks Pierce.
July 11, 2016 - 04:06 PM
While some law firms prefer to keep the public relations responsibilities in-house, there are many others that seek the support of an individual consultant or larger agency.

Participate in the LMA PR SIG survey regarding how public relations is supported in law firms. The survey closes on August 1.
July 11, 2016 - 08:06 AM
Save the Date
November 15-16, 2016

Registration for the LMA Leadership Development Certificate Program (LMA-LDC) will open in just a couple of weeks.  You won't want to miss this inaugural workshop where participants at any level will embrace their leadership potential.
July 6, 2016 - 08:31 AM
Save the date for our 2016 Regional Conference, scheduled for November 14 and 15 at the Hyatt Regency in Boston.

Please join us as we examine what the future may hold for law firms and legal marketers with the theme "Law Firms of the Future, Navigating for Success."
July 6, 2016 - 08:06 AM
The second annual LMA Competitive Intelligence Certificate (LMA-CIC) Program is your chance to truly distinguish yourself from your peers. Created specifically for legal marketers, and updated based on participant feedback, LMA-CIC should not be missed.