G+T Careers – A New Standard for Law Firm Recruiting Apps

Law Firm: Gilbert + Tobin (Australia) Firm Size: Medium Large Released: May 29, 2013 Platform: iPhone, iPad (iTunes), Android (Google Play) Cost: Free ____________________________ Australian firm, Gilbert + Tobin, recently launched its G+T Careers apps for iOS and…

Article – ABA Journal “The Mobile Lawyer”

Joe Dysart recently wrote the article, “The Mobile Lawyer” that was featured in April edition of the ABA Journal. The article covers the rising popularity of smart phones and tablets by lawyers. Most of the…

Global Equity Matrix

Law Firm: Baker McKenzie Firm Size: Large Released: March 28, 2013 Platform: iPhone (iTunes), Android (Google Play) Cost: Free ____________________________ Some law firms have recognized that they can take existing hard copy or e-resources and turn…

LFM AmLaw 200/Global 100 Mobile App Report for 2013

As of April 17, the Law Firm Mobile (LFM) blog is pleased to release its second annual research report on AmLaw 200 and Global 100 law firm implementation of mobile apps. Last year’s report can…

Q&A with Eric Laughlin of Thomson Reuters

Typically, we at the Law Firm Mobile Blog discuss mobile apps created by law firms. Another important source of mobile resources for in-house counsel are vendors who serve the legal community. Today, we start to…

Sidley Mobile

Law Firm: Sidley Austin Firm Size: Large Released: December 21, 2012 Platform: iPhone (iTunes) Cost: Free ____________________________ Sidley Austin LLP has taken a somewhat different approach for its mobile app compared to other AmLaw firms. While…

Guest Post: Turning Prospects Into Law Firms Clients Through Mobile – Part 3 (Consideration, Conversion & Advocacy)

In my second post on law firms using mobile apps for business development, I looked at the interest stage of the buying cycle. After moving prospects from the awareness stage and into the interest stage, there…

Guest Post: Turning Prospects Into Law Firms Clients Through the Mobile Web and Apps

“Are mobile apps effective for business development?” is one of the most frequent questions we hear when talking to law firms about mobile applications. In this series of posts, we’ll discuss how law firms can…

GUEST POST: One Developer’s Perspective (Second in a Series): Making the Decision to Go Mobile – Native App or Mobile Compatible Website?

In my previous post, I discussed the reasons why some firms and companies prefer mobile apps to mobile web sites. So, how should a firm trying to “Go Mobile” make this decision? Here are a few questions…

Law360 – Firms Step Up Social Media Savvy To Build Business

Law360 reporter, Megan Leonhardt, recently wrote an article (subscription needed) on law firms using mobile technology for business development efforts as a means to take advantage of increased smartphone and tablet use. The article features two law firm…