#57: Jamie Lieberman: Making Legal Consultation Easy and Unscary


Jamie Lieberman, Esq., Lawyer, Entrepreneur, Founder and Owner of Hashtag Legal, speaks with Jason A. Duprat, Entrepreneur, Healthcare Practitioner and Host of the Healthcare Entrepreneur Academy Podcast. In this episode, Jamie talks about her dedication to making legal advice accessible and unscary. You’ll learn about her expertise with influencer marketing, creative services and e-commerce, as well as trademarks and forming entities.

Episode Highlights:

  • What is Jamie’s background?

  • What made Jamie transition from engineering to law?

  • What did Jamie learn from venture capital conferences?

  • How has venture capital changed from the early 2000s to now?

  • What was Jamie’s experience in a corporate law firm and then in government?

  • How did she build her law career as a legal writer?

  • How did her background as a blogger influence her career?

  • Jamie points out the biggest thing business owners overlook is the business name and checking that you aren’t infringing on someone else’s trademark.

  • What else do people not realize about trademarks that Hashtag Legal can assist with?

  • What are other preparations businesses should make as soon as possible?

  • Jamie cautions rules vary state to state, so always check your state’s regulations.

  • What are the benefits of having legal representation for your business?

3 Key Points:

  1. Learning what you don’t want is an important step to learning what you do want.

  2. Most law firms handling intellectual property or other business-related issues do not understand the blogging or online business space.

  3. Legal consultation shouldn’t be scary!

Tweetable Quotes:

  • “That’s also a really important part of the process in figuring out what you want to do – when you see something you don’t want to do, stop doing it.” – Jamie Lieberman

  • “There are times I’ll get off a call and I say to the person – I’m not the right lawyer for you. I’m not the best fit, I’m gonna help you find someone who is.” –Jamie Lieberman

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