My guest today is Nicole (Niki) Black who is a licensed lawyer in the state of New York and is the Legal Technology Evangelist at MyCase, an intuitive cloud-based law practice management software platform for solo and small firm attorneys. Niki keeps in touch with her team members at MyCase via the Slack app.Read More »
Today’s app is Overcast for managing and playing podcasts. The app is free but a $9.99 a year subscription removes the ads. The “Smart Speed” and “Voice Boost” features in Overcast make it the most compelling podcast available for iPhones and iPads.
My guest today is Jeff Richardson who is a treasured friend, and litigation partner at Adams and Reese LLP based in New Orleans. Jeff is also the author of the iPhone J.D. blog which the ABA Journal recently moved to their Blawg 100 Hall of Fame which recognizes outstanding legal blogs. Jeff discusses how he uses the 1Password app on a daily basis on his iPhone and iPad.Read More »
My guest today is Nerino Petro, a practicing lawyer who WAS the Chief Information Officer at the Holmstrom & Kennedy law firm when we recorded this podcast episode, but is now President at The Erickson Group in Rockford, Illinois. I’ve had the privilege of knowing Nerino for many years, and[…]Read More »
My guest today is Neil Tyra of the Tyra Law Firm in Rockville, Maryland. I’ve known Neil for several years through the “Macs in Law Office” community. Neil also recently stared The Law Entrepreneur podcast at www.thelawentreprenuer.com, which is a fantastic podcast focusing on the business of law. I was[…]Read More »
My guest today is Chad Burton, a long-time, good friend and [former] practicing lawyer in Dayton, Ohio. Chad is the CEO of CuroLegal, a legal technology consulting and development firm working with law firms on selecting and optimizing technology for their practice. Chad’s virtual law practice has been featured in[…]Read More »
If you’re a lawyer and you have an iPad, you should absolutely have the TrialPad, TranscriptPad, and DocReviewPad apps. I haven’t reviewed the three apps yet for Apps in Law, but I will certainly be doing so in the near future. The Lit Software company launched TrialPad in 2010 and[…]Read More »
Today’s app is Documents 5 by iOS app-powerhouse Readdle and is the closest thing to a “My Documents” folder you can find for the iPad & iPhone. You can use Documents 5 to download files from cloud services, and then organize, re-name, and view those files from the app.
Today’s app is PDFpen Scan+ from Smile Software. Scan+ isn’t the first scanning app I turn to on my iPhone or iPad, but I keep it around for one purpose: to OCR my existing non-searchable PDF files. Scan+ is a universal app for $6.99.
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Free E-Book from TechnoLawyer: “The Lawyer’s Guide to a Well-Appointed iPad” by Brett Burney and Other Expert Contributors
I’ve been writing for TechnoLawyer for almost 10 years now and I was elated to be part of the new, FREE e-book entitled “Lawyer’s Guide to a Well-Appointed iPad” with contributions from me and several other expert iPad-using lawyers. Click to read more and find out how you can get a copy of this immensely helpful FREE e-book!Read More »
I was elated to be a guest on the Reinventing Professionals podcast hosted by Ari Kaplan. Ari asked me about my e-discovery consulting practice as well as my fun new project here at Apps in Law.Read More »
Today’s app is ReadQuick, a splendiferous “speed reading” app for the iPhone and iPad for $9.99. ReadQuick uses the “rapid serial visual presentation” technique to help you speed-read through all the articles, blog posts, and online news that are sitting on your computer or iOS device.
I am honored to be speaking at the MacTrack Legal Conference again on October 6-8, 2016. The conference was formerly called “MILOfest” and re-branded this year to reflect the growth of the educational opportunities over the past 8 years. I’ll be speaking on three sessions covering “copy n’ paste,” Microsoft OneNote, and “The Ultimate Gear-Off Panel.”Read More »
Westlaw Case Notebook Portable E-Transcript – or “What’s a .PTX file and how do I open it on my iPad?”
Today’s app is Westlaw Case Notebook Portable E-Transcript from legal powerhouse Thomson Reuters. It’s a completely FREE universal app that lets legal professionals read and annotate e-transcripts files (.PTX) on their iPad and iPhone.