These are energizing times! Socially and environmentally conscious entrepreneurs and community leaders are placing more value on sharing and cooperation, and our economy is changing as compassion for others plays a bigger role in business. Even so, many laws currently on the books present barriers to the sustainable models we need, and conventional legal practice can discourage cooperation and sharing when people emphasize scarcity and power. The legal profession has much room to grow to support a more loving world, and I am committed to practicing law in a way that encourages social enterprise, cooperative culture, and a sharing-based economy.
I’ve been studying Janelle Orsi’s book, Practicing Law in the Sharing Economy, and am grateful for the recent invitation to become a Legal Fellowat the Sustainable Economies Law Center! These connections are inspiring me with new knowledge to bring to the many exciting opportunities ahead of us in Idaho. The types of legal counseling I look forward to providing include:
Thank you for reading this! My professional mission is to help awesome people do awesome things, and I’m looking forward to meeting more people and exploring this vision together. Learn more about me and please contact me with ideas!
One of my favorite things to do is think, and I love exchanging knowledge with people trying to improve our community. This space is for me to share some of my musings in the hopes of adding more layers to our collective conversation. Please comment and share freely!