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Practical and actionable information you can use to be a better lawyer.

The Resilient Lawyer podcast is inspired by those in the legal profession living with authenticity and courage. Each week, we share tools and strategies for finding more balance, joy, and satisfaction in your professional and personal life!

You'll meet lawyers, entrepreneurs, mentors and teachers successfully bridging the gap between their personal and professional lives, connecting the dots between their mental, emotional, physical and spiritual selves.

This podcast is about ordinary people making an extraordinary difference.

Apr 3, 2015

Dan Lear, Washington licensed attorney who does marketing and legal industry outreach for Avvo. Prior to Avvo, he practiced business law. In this podcast, Dan and Jeena talk about why Dan decided to leave practice of law and how he transition into working for Avvo. We also talked about the future of legal industry, and talk about the question “will lawyers be replaced by technology?”


Other topics we covered:

  • New economy.

  • Disruption in legal profession.

  • What law school doesn’t teach you in law school.

  • Does risk aversion hurt lawyers?  

  • Professional development and finding your dream job.


Links Mentioned in the Show

A Whole New Mind, Dan Pink (Affiliate link)

Dan Lear on Twitter @rightbrainlaw

Moment App

Teams & Leaders consulting

Reinvent Law

2015 Report on the State of the Legal Market

Casey Berman, Leave Law Behind