Kevin OKeefe

Practice/Organization Description

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, the leading online law community for consumers and small businesspeople, later acquired by LexisNexis and now incorporated into Martindale-Hubbell’s 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 (, is the leading source of information on the use of blogs and social media for lawyers.

Bar Admissions

California, Wisconsin


University of Notre Dame, BBA

University of Pacific, JD


411 First Avenue So. Suire 350
Seattle, WA 98104, United States

  • 206 340 8201

Areas of Practice
  • Business Development
  • Legal Marketing
  • Software & Technology
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