Lessons I Learned in Law

Alex Su on his escape from Big Law

December 16, 2021 Heriot Brown Season 2 Episode 7
Lessons I Learned in Law
Alex Su on his escape from Big Law
Show Notes

In this episode of Lessons I Learned in Law Scott Brown speaks with TikTok sensation Alex Su.

Alex is a former lawyer who now works at the cutting edge of legal technology. He is currently Head of Community Development at Ironclad, a contracts technology company backed by Accel, Sequoia, and other leading investors. 

He is also @legaltechbro on Tik Tok, where he makes hilarious videos observing and poking fun at the legal industry. A must follow for in-house lawyers! He started his career as an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell and clerked for a federal judge.

Alex shares the three lessons he has learned in law including:

  • Know your strengths and weaknesses, and find yourself a role that best compliments them.
  • Keep your eyes open for opportunities.
  • Be aware of what the world is telling you in terms of feedback. Follow what works for you!

Alex also talks about his jump from BigLaw into the world of legaltech and sales!

Presented by Scott Brown of Heriot Brown Legal Recruitment.

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