Journalist’s Journal

Journalists’ Journal – Sara Randazzo, The Wall Street Journal

by Tom Mariam September 29, 2015

Sara Randazzo has established herself as one of the country’s top legal industry reporters. Sara earlier this year was given The Wall Street Journal’s legal business beat, where she writes about law firms as well as the broader legal industry, including litigation trends and the plaintiffs’ bar. She previously reported on bankruptcy at The WSJ […]

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Journalists’ Journal – David Perla (Bloomberg Law)

by Tom Mariam November 23, 2014

David Perla was named president of Bloomberg BNA Legal in July with the goal of overseeing its growth and the development of distinctive content and products for Bloomberg Law.  David is an entrepreneur himself, having co-founded Pangea3, the globally known legal process outsourcing provider.  Prior to joining Bloomberg this summer, he served as Chairman and […]

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Journalists’ Journal – David Marcus (The Deal)

by Tom Mariam September 18, 2014

David Marcus has been covering M&A for The Deal since its inception in 1999. His reporting has always focused on deal lawyers, tactics, and case law, tactics. He also follows developments in intellectual property as they relate to deal making.  David shares his thoughts with Journalists Journal editor Tom Mariam on the role of lawyers […]

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Journalists’ Journal: Al Driver (Editor, Metropolitan Corporate Counsel)

by Tom Mariam September 18, 2014

  Al Driver, along with his wife, Martha, founded the Metropolitan Corporate Counsel more than 20 years ago, coinciding with the time when marketing and visibility took hold in the legal industry. Al discusses with Tom Mariam the benefits of thought leadership for lawyers and how his publication has evolved and the changes it and […]

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Journalists’ Journal – Kim Kleman, New Editor-in-Chief of The American Lawyer

by Tom Mariam May 15, 2014

Kimberly Kleman recently became the Editor-in-Chief of The American Lawyer, arguably the most influential publication in the legal industry.  Ms. Kleman had previously been the Editor-in-Chief at the very popular Consumer Reports magazine.  In this interview with Journalists’ Journal, she introduces herself both professionally and personally to the community she will be covering and working […]

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Journalists’ Journal: Monica Bay (Law Technology News) with Tom Mariam

by Tom Mariam December 30, 2013

Monica Bay is the Editor-in-Chief of Law Technology News, an ALM publication. 1. Can a lawyer or law firm succeed today without being technologically savvy? Thanks for the softball first question! The short but true answer is an emphatic “no.” From solo practitioners to Big Law, government attorneys to lawyers like me who do not […]

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Journalists’ Journal: Maggie Soladay (The American Lawyer) with Tom Mariam

by Tom Mariam September 22, 2013

Maggie Soladay is the Photography Editor for The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel magazines and their many supplements.  She recently took time to give Journalists Journal a snapshot of how American Lawyer Media incorporates photography and her life in general. 1.      How do photos enhance stories in The American Lawyer and its related publications? Photography […]

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Journalists Journal: Anthony Paonita (Editor In Chief, Corporate Counsel)

by Tom Mariam May 18, 2013

Anthony Paonita leads the editorial team of Corporate Counsel, the ALM monthly that focuses on in-house counsel and related issues impacting corporate America. Anthony discussed the legal industry from the general counsel side, as well as his publication with our Tom Mariam. What are the key issues/challenges facing Corporate Counsel today? Keeping costs down while […]

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Journalists’ Journal – Christine Simmons (New York Law Journal)

by Tom Mariam January 16, 2013

Christine Simmons covers the legal industry, particularly law firms, for the New York Law Journal. Christine worked with a team of journalists at ALM affiliated publications to report on the downfall of Dewey & LeBoeuf last year. Christine discussed the Dewey story and other issues relevant to her law firm beat with our Tom Mariam. What are the key […]

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Journalist’s Journal – Angela Turturro (Special Sections Editor, New York Law Journal)

by Tom Mariam July 18, 2012

Angela Turturro took over for Dorothy Hughes as the Sections Editor for the New York Law Journal at the end of June 2011.  The (mostly weekly) special sections, which Angela edits, give New York lawyers an opportunity to write expansively on key legal issues of interest in a major forum.  Angela discussed her new position, […]

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