Save the Date: Avvo, Inc. 4th Annual Legal Marketing Conference

Digital marketing expert and former CMO of Virgin Airlines, Porter Gale, to keynote Lawyernomics 2013

Seattle, Wash — Avvo®, Inc., the web’s largest expert-only legal Q&A forum and directory (, today announced that Porter Gale, former CMO of Virgin Airlines, will give the keynote presentation at Lawyernomics 2013, a two-day conference for lawyers and legal marketing professionals. The 4th annual conference will be held April 26-27, 2013 at the Bellagio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. In her keynote, Ms. Porter will provide busy attorneys strategies for building their brand online and leveraging the internet and mobile to increase their business and client base.

“We changed the name of our conference from Avvocating to Lawyernomics to better reflect the content we’re offering attendees to help them grow their business,” said Mark Britton, founder and CEO of Avvo. “At Lawyernomics 2013 we’ll provide attorneys actionable strategies from legal industry leaders, technology innovators and marketing experts – such as Porter Gale – on how to more effectively grow their business and get more results from their marketing in less time. They’ll also learn about emerging trends and technology they need to know about to stay ahead of the competition.”

Porter Gale, the former CMO at Virgin America Airlines and author of the soon to-be-released Your Network is Your Net Worth, is an internationally-known social media and marketing expert recognized for delivering results with limited resources. She was awarded the Changing the Game Award by the Advertising Women of New York (AWNY), was on AdAge’s Digital Hotlist, iMedia’s Top 25-Digital Marketers and named a Digital Passionista by The Huffington Post.

Succeeding in the business of law

Lawyernomics 2013 will offer attorneys and legal marketers the opportunity to hear from experts in all facets of legal marketing and learn new solutions to improve their online and mobile marketing, business development, client conversion, practice management and client service, and retention. Early adopters in legal marketing will offer personal case studies on the strategies and tactics they have implemented and what’s worked for them.


For more information, or to register for Lawyernomics 2013, please visit: Early bird pricing is now available at a discounted rate of $399 per person. For information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact [email protected]

About Avvo, Inc. is the web’s largest expert-only legal Q&A forum and directory ( and the most successful lawyer marketing platform in the industry, delivering hundreds of thousands of contacts from prospective clients every month.  In Avvo’s Q&A forum consumers can get free legal advice from more than 125,000 participating lawyers, and Avvo’s directory provides comprehensive profiles, client reviews, peer endorsements and the industry-recognized Avvo Rating for more than 95 percent of all lawyers in the U.S.  Avvo Ignite, launched in November 2012, is a cloud-based client conversion and website solution for attorneys. Founded in 2007, Avvo is privately held with funding from Benchmark Capital, DAG Ventures and Ignition Partners.