TECHSHOW 2018 BOARD
Heidi S. Alexander, Esq. is the Deputy Director of Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers, where she helps manage organization operations and leads the Massachusetts Law Office Management Assistance Program (LOMAP). LOMAP provides free and confidential practice management assistance, guidance in implementing new law office technologies, and methods to attain healthy and sustainable practices. She is the author of Evernote as a Law Practice Tool and serves on the ABA’s TECHSHOW Planning Board. In 2017, Heidi was appointed to the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court’s Standing Advisory Committee on Professionalism.
Heidi serves on and leads a number of volunteer boards and committees, including serving as co-chair of the Women’s Bar Association’s Solo and Small Firm Section and co-chair of the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Practice Management Committee. She serves on the ABA’s TECHSHOW Planning Board, the Boston Bar Association’s Solo and Small Firm Committee, the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Sole Practitioner and Small Firm Committee, and the Lemberg Children’s Center Board of Directors. In 2017, Heidi was appointed to the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court’s Standing Advisory Committee on Professionalism.
Prior to joining LOMAP, Heidi owned and operated a web consulting business and solo law practice. Her consulting work focused on assisting solo and small law firms with Internet marketing and technology, and her legal work focused on nonprofit law and governance. She also taught nonprofit law and technology courses as an adjunct faculty member at a local community college. Before becoming an entrepreneur, Heidi represented employees discriminated against in the workplace at a small Boston-based law firm and clerked for a justice on the highest court of New Jersey. Her commitment to public service began straight from college when she worked for a nonprofit women’s business assistance center helping low income and minority women launch and grow their businesses.
Heidi is a native of Minnesota, a graduate of Amherst College, a graduate of Rutgers School of Law, where she was the Editor-in-Chief of the Rutgers Law Review, and is the proud mother of three amazing young children.
What’s great software without great hardware? TECHSHOW Top Gear focuses on the fun, interesting and useful tools, gadgets and hardware platforms to make your life and practice more productive. This perennial favorite will highlight the latest in mobile technology, Internet of Things, and other legal tech devices that are sure to transform your practice, as […]
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Providing basic security for your confidential client information doesn’t necessarily require fancy encryption software – you can start by using the tools you already have! Our experts will guide you in this hands-on session on simple password protection, encryption, and other methods of securing files, folders, hard drives, and more. Applies to Microsoft Word, Adobe […]
Kick off TECHSHOW 2018 with this opening session! Meet the co-chairs for this year, Debbie Foster and Tom Mighell, as well as the rest of the TS Board.