First founded on Instagram in July 2017, (@lawyer_stories,) the Lawyer Stories Podcast discusses lawyers and law students journeys to the practice of law.
Ep 126 | Ben Sachs | All Rise - Building High Performance Legal Teams
The Lawyer Stories Podcast Episode 126 features Benjamin Sachs, Consultant (The Landing Group), Law Prof (UVA), and Author (All Rise) in the Washington, DC area. We discuss Ben’ lawyer story and his inspiration for penning All Rise, Practical Tools for Building High-Performance Legal Teams. Ben shares with us his publication and how he unpacks the science of great teams, identifies best practices across industries, and provides a practical roadmap perfectly tailored to attorneys. Learn to unlock a more collaborative, more productive, higher retention team.
Ep 125 | Amanda Laub | Las Vegas Personal Injury Attorney Treating Humans as Humans
The Lawyer Stories Podcast Episode 125 features Amanda Laub, Founding Attorney at Laub Law in Las Vegas, Nevada, focusing on personal injury and criminal defense. Amanda shares with us that she worked two jobs to put herself through undergraduate school while caring for her mother. Mandi strongly believes in treating humans as humans and that is one of the reasons Laub Law’s motto is “Lawyers who listen.” We discuss the value of reaching out and making connections when launching a new law firm.
Ep 124 | Chris Carsten | Armada Law - Great Company, Great Culture, Outstanding Client Experience
The Lawyer Stories Podcast Episode 124 features Chris Carsten, CEO & Managing Attorney at Armada Law, focusing on personal injury in Greenville, South Carolina and also in North Carolina and Georgia. We discuss Chris’ lawyer story and how a family dinner led him to launching a startup with is brother, Omni Healthcare, and how this experience taught him valuable lessons about entrepreneurship. Chris shares advice to new entrepreneurs and discusses why systems and processes are so important. We also discuss what is like to complete law school, become an entrepreneur, and then launch and scale a successful law firm.
Ep 123 | Jim LiCalzi | Medical Malpractice Attorney Represents Underserved Communities in Nassau County, NY
The Lawyer Stories Podcast Episode 123 features Jim LiCalzi, Partner & Associate General Counsel at Duffy & Duffy, PLLC, in Rockville Centre, New York, concentrating his practice on representing catastrophically injured individuals in both complex medical malpractice and significant personal injury cases. Jim shares with us that he comes from a family of physicians but chose a different path by handling medical malpractice cases. Jim takes pride in serving underserved communities and making sure everyone has the opportunity for their day in court. Recently, Jim obtained an $80M verdict for a baby born extremely premature in the Bronx and caused to suffer profound injuries.
Ep 122 | Joe Frick | Air Force Vet turned Idaho Family Law Lawyer & Marketing Specialist
The Lawyer Stories Podcast Episode 122 features Joe Frick, Principal Attorney at Joe Frick Law, PLLC, and Attorney & Chief Marketing Officer at Idaho Divorce Law Firm. We discuss with Joe his upbringing on a farm in a Southern region of Kansas and how he decided to enlist in the U.S. Air Force. Joe shares with us that he moved to Idaho and opened his own practice in 2016 and focused on DUI, Bankruptcy, Personal Injury and now exclusively Family Law, while teaching other attorneys how to market their law firms.
Ep 121 | Nigel Phiri | From Big Law to Private Practice as a Solo
The Lawyer Stories Podcast Episode 121 features Nigel Phiri, Trial Lawyer & Owner of the Law Office of Nigel Phiri, Esq., LLC, focusing on personal injury in Atlanta, Georgia. We discuss Nigel’s early days of moving from Zambia in south-central Africa to Atlanta to completing undergraduate at Georgia State in three years. Nigel shares with us that he accomplished undergraduate school in three years because he had a desire to go to law school. We discuss Nigel’s multifarious experience, starting at a small law firm, entering big law and then launching his own firm while still giving back to the community.
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