Kevin O’Keefe is CEO and Publisher of LexBlog, which provides law firms a professional turnkey blog solution and operates LexMonitor, a daily review of law blogs, and LexTweet, a community of legal professionals using Twitter.
Kevin was a trial lawyer for 17 years, successfully marketing his law firm via the Internet in such a positive way that USA Today said “If he isn't careful, he may wind up giving lawyers a good name.”
He founded Prairielaw.com, the leading online law community for consumers and small businesspeople, later acquired by LexisNexis and now incorporated into Martindale-Hubbell’s lawyers.com. Kevin then served as a VP of Business Development of LexisNexis' Martindale-Hubbell.
As an attorney, he was a sustaining member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and a board member of his state's trial lawyers association.
Kevin’s blog, Real Lawyers Have Blogs (kevin.lexblog.com), is the leading source of information on the use of blogs and social media for lawyers.
University of Notre Dame, BBA
University of Pacific, JD