The Potential Ethical Pitfalls of Social Media

Jun 30, 2020
OC Lawyer Magazine

Nearly all lawyers now use social media to some extent for marketing: the American Bar Association’s 2019 Legal Technology Survey Report found that 80% of respondents used social media themselves for professional purposes. Other surveys report similar results, with Attorney at Work’s 2018 Fourth Annual Social Media Marketing Survey finding that 85% of lawyers reported that social media forms a part of their marketing strategy, with 71% of lawyers saying that social media is very or somewhat responsible for bringing in new clients...