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Networking at Legal Conferences – Your Event Guide

Networking at Legal Conferences – Your Event Guide

January 4, 2023   |   Written by Rachel Reynolds

It’s always a great idea for attorneys to get out there and network with peers and industry leaders to learn more about legal marketing trends, technology, and social media platforms that may influence your law firm’s lead generation and conversion rates going forward. One of the best ways to do that is to attend legal marketing conferences.

So, Gladiator Law Marketing has put together this list of upcoming conferences in 2024 and 2025, and we hope it is useful. As always, if you need help with your law firm marketing efforts, don’t hesitate to give us a call at 888-683-3212.

1. American Association of Justice (AAJ) Annual Convention

When: July 19-23, 2024
Where: Nashville, TN
What: The cutting-edge CLE programs offered over four days; The newest litigation strategies from AAJ’s Sections and Litigation Groups; A wealth of outstanding reference materials prepared by AAJ faculty for additional learning.
Link: https://www.justice.org/education/conventions

2. American Bar Association (ABA) 2024 Annual Meeting

When: July 31-August 6, 2024
Where: Chicago, IL
What: 2024 ABA Annual Meeting – where legal professionals from around the country gather to connect, learn and elevate their legal careers.
Link: https://www.americanbar.org/groups/departments_offices/meetings_travel_dept/annual-meeting/

3. National Bar Association 99th Annual Convention & Exhibits

When: July 12-19, 2024
Where: Las Vegas, NV
What: The 99th Annual Convention & Exhibits will provide unparalleled content from some of the world’s top legal professionals, strategic minds, and thought leaders! With more than 60 CLE sessions, an interactive state-of-the-art exhibit hall, networking opportunities, and star-studded presidential showcases, this year’s convention is an experience you do not want to miss.
Link: https://members.nationalbar.org/NBAR/NBAR/content/events.aspx

4. ILTACON 2024

When: August 11-15, 2024
Where: Nashville, TN
What: ILTACON is a 4.5-day conference with comprehensive peer-driven programs, educational content, and face-to-face networking. Industry experts and the legal community collaborate to discover and evolve successful legal operation strategies for today’s transforming legal industry.
Link: https://www.iltacon.org/home

5. ClioCon 2024

When: October 7–8, 2024
Where: Austin, TX
What: Join us on October 7–8, 2024 for the biggest legal event of the year. Get ready to harness your momentum and drive your success with actionable workshops as we take Austin, Texas by storm.
Link: https://cliocloudconference.com/

6. London Law Expo 2024

When: October 3, 2024
Where: London, UK
What: The London Law Expo 2024 will incorporate an exhilarating mix of focused masterclasses and thought leader presentations to examine the current legal and economic landscapes, whilst addressing the risks and challenges that lie ahead for the legal profession.
Link: https://www.londonlawexpo.com/

7. Law-Di-Gras

When: October 24–27, 2024
Where: San Diego, CA
What: Welcome to Law-Di-Gras, the premier conference for bridging the gap between doctors and lawyers. This annual event is a must-attend for professional development and top-tier networking with the best in the medical and legal fields.
Link: https://law-di-gras.com/

8. The Trial Lawyers Summit

When: January 27-30, 2025
Where: Miami Beach, FL
What: The annual Trial Lawyers Summit is a unique gathering of America’s most outstanding civil plaintiff and criminal defense lawyers. Offering various networking opportunities and informative sessions, the Summit is a pivotal event for attorneys to refine their trial skills and business acumen.
Link: https://ntlsummit.com/

9. American Association for Justice (AAJ) 2025 Winter Convention

When: February 15-18, 2025
Where: Miami, FL
What: The AAJ 2025 Winter Convention brings accomplished trial lawyers together to discuss the latest trends in trial advocacy and other specialized legal topics. The cutting-edge CLE offerings are designed by plaintiff lawyers for plaintiff lawyers to help you better represent clients and provide you with the opportunity to earn as much as a year’s worth of CLE credits.
Link: https://www.justice.org/education/conventions

10. ALM LegalWeek

When: March 24–27, 2025
Where: New York, NY
What: Described as the “leading conference for the legal technology industry,” and one that “hits all the marks for information, education, and networking”, Legalweek transcends the traditional conference model to deliver unparalleled expertise, networking, and technological innovation.
Link: https://www.event.law.com/legalweek

11. American Bar Association (ABA) Techshow 2025

When: April 2-5, 2025
Where: San Diego, CA
What: The ABA TECHSHOW Conference and EXPO is where lawyers, legal professionals, and technology all come together. For four days, attendees learn about the most useful and practical technologies available. But there’s more to ABA TECHSHOW than the educational programs; attendees also get access to the EXPO Hall where legal technology vendors are eager to demonstrate their helpful products and services. Talk and test your way through more than 100 technology vendors.
Link: https://www.techshow.com/

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