Legal Writers Wrap Up: April 2018

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The leaves are changing, and so is the law. We take a look at what’s new and interesting in Australian law below. If you think your clients would benefit from an explainer on any of these developments, contact us and we’ll see if we can help! Taxation There have been some recent changes in employment taxes including: Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT): A new ATO…

Tanya was admitted to the South Australian Bar in 2006 and practiced for several years in large and boutique firms before starting her own business in legal content writing and editing. Her areas of expertise include contract law, property law, personal finance and personal injury. She relishes the challenge of taking even the most intricate judgement and making it accessible to the interested reader.

Tanya is based in Adelaide. You can contact her by email at tanya@legalwriters.com.au or by telephone at +61 400 972 354.

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Legal Writers Wrap Up: March 2018

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The year’s in full swing, with several big developments just around the corner. The Federal budget is scheduled for 8 May, so we’ll bring you the implications of that in a couple of months. The Cambridge Analytica scandal is still unfolding but it’s likely to bring with it some extra regulation around social media platforms and data gathering activities. In the meantime, here’s what’s…

Rakhee graduated from the University of Melbourne with Honours and began her career practising taxation law. While working for blue chip companies like ANZ, Foster’s and General Motors she developed a flair for writing. She’s been featured in The Australian, Forbes and BBC publications, and enjoys creating content that leverages her knowledge of the law and business. Her expertise includes taxation, migration, financial services, corporate and employment law.

Rakhee is based in Melbourne. You can contact her by email at rakhee@legalwriters.com.au or call her on +61 409 418 297.

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Market Your Firm and Upskill Your Lawyers By Running a CPD Seminar

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Keeping up with CPD points can be an onerous part of a lawyer’s responsibilities. It’s particularly hard to find resources for the core areas of Ethics and Practice Management/Business Skills. If your lawyers are struggling to gain their points, we have a solution. Better yet, it’s a solution which offers you a unique change to market your firm’s skills to clients: You can run…

Tanya was admitted to the South Australian Bar in 2006 and practiced for several years in large and boutique firms before starting her own business in legal content writing and editing. Her areas of expertise include contract law, property law, personal finance and personal injury. She relishes the challenge of taking even the most intricate judgement and making it accessible to the interested reader.

Tanya is based in Adelaide. You can contact her by email at tanya@legalwriters.com.au or by telephone at +61 400 972 354.

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Legal Writers Wrap Up: January 2018

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It feels like Christmas was only yesterday but January has already whizzed past us. The summer recess for both Parliament and the courts means there haven’t been a lot of new developments this month. There’s always something happening, though, and we’ve rounded those changes up below. If you’re too busy catching up to write a newsletter or blog posts, get in touch, we’d be happy to…

Rakhee graduated from the University of Melbourne with Honours and began her career practising taxation law. While working for blue chip companies like ANZ, Foster’s and General Motors she developed a flair for writing. She’s been featured in The Australian, Forbes and BBC publications, and enjoys creating content that leverages her knowledge of the law and business. Her expertise includes taxation, migration, financial services, corporate and employment law.

Rakhee is based in Melbourne. You can contact her by email at rakhee@legalwriters.com.au or call her on +61 409 418 297.

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Legal Writers Wrap Up: November 2017

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This month in the law – November 2017 We may be approaching the end of 2017, but Parliament is sitting for one more week and the Courts don’t rise until 21 December, so there’s plenty of time left for new developments yet. While the hype has focused on the same-sex marriage plebiscite, a number of foreign parliamentarians, and the new Royal Commission into the banking…

Rakhee graduated from the University of Melbourne with Honours and began her career practising taxation law. While working for blue chip companies like ANZ, Foster’s and General Motors she developed a flair for writing. She’s been featured in The Australian, Forbes and BBC publications, and enjoys creating content that leverages her knowledge of the law and business. Her expertise includes taxation, migration, financial services, corporate and employment law.

Rakhee is based in Melbourne. You can contact her by email at rakhee@legalwriters.com.au or call her on +61 409 418 297.

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Why inbound marketing is the new black

Every wardrobe needs at least one black outfit, and every professional services business needs an inbound marketing strategy. In a world where people are increasingly disaffected by outbound advertising, it’s quickly becoming an essential. Inbound marketing lets your clients find you. It’s less intrusive than mainstream advertising, which people hate so much they’d rather run ad-blocking software than experience adverts. It’s also cheaper. Direct…

Tanya was admitted to the South Australian Bar in 2006 and practiced for several years in large and boutique firms before starting her own business in legal content writing and editing. Her areas of expertise include contract law, property law, personal finance and personal injury. She relishes the challenge of taking even the most intricate judgement and making it accessible to the interested reader.

Tanya is based in Adelaide. You can contact her by email at tanya@legalwriters.com.au or by telephone at +61 400 972 354.

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4 ways to create quality legal content in 30 minutes or less

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As a marketing or practice manager, you’re placed in a difficult position every single day. Asking your busy professionals to write quality content so you can post it on your firm’s blog, add it to your newsletter or place it in an industry publication. While it’s an important part of marketing, it’s a big ask for your fee earners to find a few hours to…

Rakhee graduated from the University of Melbourne with Honours and began her career practising taxation law. While working for blue chip companies like ANZ, Foster’s and General Motors she developed a flair for writing. She’s been featured in The Australian, Forbes and BBC publications, and enjoys creating content that leverages her knowledge of the law and business. Her expertise includes taxation, migration, financial services, corporate and employment law.

Rakhee is based in Melbourne. You can contact her by email at rakhee@legalwriters.com.au or call her on +61 409 418 297.

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Four Reasons Why Your Law Firm Should Start a Podcast

Podcasts aren’t just another way to get content out. They’re a powerful tool that’s growing in popularity amongst media outlets and marketing professionals alike. It gives you the ability to build a trusted relationship and get highly engaged listeners, all for the price of an entry-level microphone and some editing software. Australian law firms have been slow to jump on the podcast trend, but…

Tanya was admitted to the South Australian Bar in 2006 and practiced for several years in large and boutique firms before starting her own business in legal content writing and editing. Her areas of expertise include contract law, property law, personal finance and personal injury. She relishes the challenge of taking even the most intricate judgement and making it accessible to the interested reader.

Tanya is based in Adelaide. You can contact her by email at tanya@legalwriters.com.au or by telephone at +61 400 972 354.

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Why partners shouldn’t review your law firm’s blog posts and articles

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I speak to a lot of law firms, talking about their marketing and helping them to create content that suits their brand, clients and budget. One thing that I hear often is that content is very costly and time-consuming for them to produce their law firm’s blog because their senior partners are heavily involved in its production and often become a bottleneck. This always amazes…

Rakhee graduated from the University of Melbourne with Honours and began her career practising taxation law. While working for blue chip companies like ANZ, Foster’s and General Motors she developed a flair for writing. She’s been featured in The Australian, Forbes and BBC publications, and enjoys creating content that leverages her knowledge of the law and business. Her expertise includes taxation, migration, financial services, corporate and employment law.

Rakhee is based in Melbourne. You can contact her by email at rakhee@legalwriters.com.au or call her on +61 409 418 297.

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Why Inbound Marketing is the Perfect Match for Law Firms

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Inbound marketing is the art of attracting prospects before they’re ready to buy your services. You may have heard this oft-quoted statistic from SiriusDecisions: 70% of the buyer’s journey is done before they reach out. Inbound marketing focuses on creating quality content that aligns with the interests of your desired customers. They’ll find your content organically, which means you’ll already be established in their…

Tanya was admitted to the South Australian Bar in 2006 and practiced for several years in large and boutique firms before starting her own business in legal content writing and editing. Her areas of expertise include contract law, property law, personal finance and personal injury. She relishes the challenge of taking even the most intricate judgement and making it accessible to the interested reader.

Tanya is based in Adelaide. You can contact her by email at tanya@legalwriters.com.au or by telephone at +61 400 972 354.

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