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Gavin Ward
Works at Moore Legal Technology
Attended The University of Glasgow, LLB Hons, (Bennett Miller Prize)
Lives in Glasgow, Scotland, UK
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A new mobile phone app has been launched today which allows eyewitnesses to download evidence of alleged atrocities anywhere in the world so that their stories can be verified and used to prosecute perpetrators of such crimes.The technology has been developed by the International Bar Association (IBA) based in London, and aims to assist human right...
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Useful list of G+ influencers to be circling #googleplus #socialmediainfluencers #internetmarketingtips 
G+ accounts are on the rise! As a marketer (from content all the way to affiliate) you should look into these 50 thought leader accounts on Google+
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New blog post published with further warning on bogus law firms (h/t +The Law Society of Scotland +Solicitors Regulation Authority with comments from me, +David Kerr & +Stacy Nelson ) plus 5 online reputation management tips.  - shares & comments appreciated. #law #onlinereputation #reputationmanagement #lawyers #lawfirms #boguslawfirms +Legal Website Design | Moore Legal Technology 
Bogus law firms are on the rise. We look at the main issues & examples and provide 5 key tips for great online reputation management.
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New post from Emma Flood of legal content experts +Curated Media Ltd for ScotsLawBlog: In recent Parliamentary debate, the Scottish Government have called for full devolution of employment law making powers to Scotland. This comes as a rise in unfair working practices and an alleged failure by Westminster to tackle these problems. This post looks at the difficulties faced by Scottish workers and how proposed changes to the law could tackle these problems. See more at: http://www.scotslawblog.com/employment-law/employment-law-devolved-scotland/#sthash.O8mi4tah.dpuf
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Yes I'd take up the job as monitor of any H&S infringements or work practices so my first port of call would be Amazon...! 
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So You’ve Gone & Got a Parking Ticket - Legally What Can You Do?
#ParkingFines #LegalNews #UKLaw
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It's the surprise you definitely don't want.Finding a parking space is stressful enough. But when you come back to find a parking ticket on your windscreen, emotions run high.Whilst a fine may darken your day, to many it's big business. Each year around 1.8 million so-called parking charge notices are issued to drivers, across 20,000 sites in Engla...
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My new blog answers the question "Do clients search for a solicitor locally or nationwide?" Getting it right could get you many more online enquiries.
Recently we were invited to tender for the delivery ofonline marketing services to a long-established law firm in England. At the meeting one of the key discussions related to whether we’d recommend focusing the online marketing efforts and investment into targeting people searching locally for their lawyer or nationally. Indeed, we get asked this ...
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Blogging for the Legal Sector on YouBlawg - New Contributors Welcome http://www.youblawg.com/ #blogging #lawblogging #legalblogging +YouBlawg: Guest Law Blogging for Lawyers 
YouBlawg is a guest law blogging platform for lawyers, law firms & legal professionals. Register for free and publish to a wide audience today.
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My recent blog: One of the best examples of the Scottish legal profession (and indeed other lawyers from around the world) using social media to come together to clarify a point of law and shine light on misleading marketing. - See more at: http://www.scotslawblog.com/scots-law/scots-property-law-souvenir-plot-ownership-social-media-best/#sthash.K54Qfl1f.dpuf #law #scotland #socialmedia #propertylaw (my blog post on ScotsLawBlog)
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Useful legal guide to serious crime prosecution in the High Court in Scotland via +Unlock The Law h/t +Ally Thomson #criminallaw #criminaldefence #scotland #justice #legal #law #glasgow #edinburgh  
 
Serious Crime Defence in Scotland – An Advocate's Guide to High Court Cases
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Unlock The Law provides you with FREE access to clear, straightforward and practical guides on the law. And the legal angle on the news, sport, tech and more.
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Blawger and search & social media marketing consultant
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  • Moore Legal Technology
    Operations Director, 2010 - present
    Generating business online for law firms and professional services companies across the UK and internationally.
  • YouBlawg Limited
    Director, 2010 - present
  • The University of Glasgow
    Part-time Tutor of Private Law, 2010 - 2012
  • Maclay, Murray & Spens LLP
    Trainee Solicitor, 2008 - 2010
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Glasgow, Scotland, UK
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Law blogger and search & social media marketing strategist for law firms & lawyers
Introduction

Gavin Ward is a legal blogger and search & social media marketing specialist (Operations Director) at legal website design & online business generation company  Moore Legal Technology specialising in optimising and managing professional services websites, social media accounts and online presence for law firms in order to get them found online, generate more relevant traffic to their website and ultimately generate more, relevant business.

Gavin established a guest legal blogging service before qualifying to help lawyers and legal professionals from around the world to publish law blogs more effectively and to help provide consumers and businesses with valuable free legal information and advice online. You can find these legal blogs under the alias WardBlawg and YouBlawg (which includes ScotsLawBlog, FamilyBlawg and many more niche blawgs). 

Also Social Media Curator at content marketing for law firms specialists Curated Media

Also check out new free legal advice online website, Unlock The Law.

Gavin is also a former lawyer, having qualified with Maclay Murray & Spens LLP in Edinburgh in Scotland and was a former tutor of private law at the University of Glasgow and a tutor of commercial law at Strathclyde University.

Please email gavin@moorelegaltechnology.co.uk to discuss how I and my colleagues can help you or your firm to generate business online. Please also circle me here and connect with me elsewhere:-

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Legal Publishing, Legal Blogging, Law Blogging, Blawging, SEO, Search Engine Optimisation, Social Media, Law, Website Optimisation, Internet Marketing, Online Lead Generation, Online Business Generation, Legal Writing

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Education
  • The University of Glasgow, LLB Hons, (Bennett Miller Prize)
    LLB (Hons), Bennett Miller Prize, 2003 - 2007
  • University of Strathclyde
    Diploma in Legal Practice, 2007 - 2008
  • Kyle Academy
    Academic Excellence S6, 1997 - 2003
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