April 18, 2012 – Technology allows us to reach out and touch our audience instantly. Lawyers need beware. Craft your message as carefully as you write a brief. Control your message to avoid inadvertently developing an attorney/client relationship or running afoul of the Professional Rules of Conduct.
In this video, Madison attorney Thomas J. Watson, Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual Insurance Co., discusses the risks lawyers face when using social media. Watson spoke at the 3rd Annual Young Lawyers Division Leadership Conference on March 30.