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Josh King

Josh King is General Counsel & Vice President of Business Development at Avvo. He is responsible for Avvo's legal, business development, business operations, customer service, finance and human resources functions. He is also a frequent writer and speaker on interactive media and professional ethics issues. Prior to joining Avvo in 2007, Josh spent over a decade in the wireless industry, in a mix of legal and non-legal roles: Vice President, Corporate Development at AT&T Wireless, Director of Business Development for Clearwire, and General Counsel for Cellular One of San Francisco. Josh started his legal career as a litigator in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Webinar Alert: If You’re Not on Facebook You’re Committing Malpractice (1hr Ethics CLE in CA/FL/IL/TX and 1 hr general CLE in WA)

Learn the growing number of ethics opinions addressing social media, and the obligation of attorneys to be familiar with them.

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Webinar alert: The Cargo Cult of Legal Marketing Regulation (1hr ethics CLE)

Learn how historic prohibitions on “runners and cappers” squelch performance-based legal advertising, and a better approach bars could use.

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Webinar alert: Ethics of Blogging for Lawyers

We’ll review the basics of getting started with blogging, and cover the potential pitfalls that face legal bloggers.

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Webinar alert: Someone Online Hates You — Ethical Responses to Negative Online Feedback

Josh King, Avvo’s General Counsel, will discuss the proliferation of online feedback and the most effective – and ethical – ways to respond.

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Webinar Alert: If You’re Not on Facebook You’re Committing Malpractice

Most people now use social tools to communicate, so it’s increasingly dangerous for their attorneys to ignore these developing technologies.

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Webinar Alert: The Cargo Cult of Legal Marketing Regulation

Webinar Alert: The Cargo Cult of Legal Marketing Regulation

Learn how historic prohibitions on “runners and cappers” are being used to squelch performance-based advertising methods.

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Webinar Alert: Ethics of Blogging for Lawyers

We’ll review the basics of getting started with blogging, and cover some of the potential pitfalls that face bloggers in general.

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Webinar Alert: Someone Online Hate You - Ethical Responses to Negative Online Feedback

Webinar Alert: Someone Online Hate You – Ethical Responses to Negative Online Feedback

In this webinar, Josh King, General Counsel and VP of Business Development at Avvo, will discuss ways to help lawyers get comfortable with online feedback and the most effective ways to respond.

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Webinar Alert: Delivering Legal Services Online with Josh King

This webinar is designed to help lawyers understand the primary ethics issues that arise when selling or delivering legal services online.

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Webinar Alert: The Ethics of Social Media & Attorney Advertising Rules

Join us January 9th to learn about industry rules and regulations that impact online social media and advertising activities.

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