There were many, ahem, notable legal developments in 2017, but one that stands out for us, as legal PR professionals, is that this is the year when “Twitter for lawyers” stopped being a novelty and became a serious cultural force.
The year began with the once-unthinkable hashtag #helpthelawyers trending in a major way, thanks to the incredible work of the “airport lawyers” who devoted themselves to providing assistance to travelers and families impacted by the Trump administration’s travel ban. It’s ending on an equally high note, with our favorite Trumpsplaining former federal prosecutor, Renato Mariotti, reaching more than 100,000 followers on the platform.
Page 2 founder Deb Pickett took a look at the power of Twitter as a platform in an Expert Analysis, published by Thompson Reuters earlier this year. Click here to check it out: