Stephanie Kimbro, MA, JD, is member of Burton Law LLC, a virtual law firm offering online unbundled and traditional full-service representation in North Carolina and Ohio. She is the recipient of the 2009 ABA Keane Award for Excellence in eLawyering and is the author of Virtual Law Practice: How to Deliver Legal Services Online (2010), Limited Scope Legal Services: Unbundling and the Self-Help Client (2012), and the forthcoming Consumer Law Revolution: The Lawyers’ Guide to Online Marketing Tools (2013). She is also the co-founder of Virtual Law Office Technology, LLC (VLOTech), which was acquired by Total Attorneys in the fall of 2009.
In addition to practicing law, Stephanie writes about the ethics and technology issues of delivering legal services online and is interested in the use of technology to increase access to justice. She has provided presentations and guest lectured for many state bars, law schools and other organizations interested in legal technology and other law practice management topics. She authors a blog about ethics and the online delivery of legal services at www.virtuallawpractice.org.
Kimbro is a member of the ABA Standing Committee on the Delivery of Legal Services and Chair of the ABA LPM’s Ethics and Professional Responsibility Committee. She is a former member of the ABA eLawyering Task Force, and a member of the North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA) Law Practice Management (LPM) Council, and the NCBA Tech Advisory Committee. She is an adjunct professor at the University of Dayton School of Law and has developed the school’s online Digital Lawyering Program. She also teaches as an adjunct professor at Wake Forest University Law School and Michigan State University School of Law.
Email: skimbro at burton-law dot com
Licensed to practice law in the State of North Carolina, including all state courts and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina
MA - Miami University
JD - University of Dayton School of Law
Professional Associations & Memberships
American Bar Association
North Carolina Bar Association
N.C. Bar Association's Young Lawyer's Internet Committee
NCBA Tech Advisory Committee
NCBA LPM Council
ABA eLawyering Task Force
Honors and Awards
2009 ABA Keane Award for Excellence in eLawyering
Featured Law Practice Magazine, ABA Journal, GP/Solo Magazine, Lawyers USA, The Federal Lawyer, NC Lawyers Weekly and the Canadian Bar Association's National Magazine Addendum
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012 Wilmington Parent Magazine Family Favorite Award