Podcasts are a great way to stay entertained while travelling, commuting, or exercising. You might even learn something new that you can apply to your practice.

We created a shortlist of the best podcasts for lawyers. The next time you find yourself with some down time, tune into the ones below for the latest in the legal world:

  • Modern Law Library by the ABA Journal: Successful legal professionals host this award-winning podcast and discuss a range of topics, including legal theories, publications, and historical events.

Where to find it: The Modern Law Library website, Legal Talk Network website, iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, Player FM

How often new episodes are released: Bimonthly

Length of each episode: 20-45 minutes

 

  • Bloomberg Law Podcast by Bloomberg: Gaining insights from research tools on Bloomberg.com, host June Grasso talks about every aspect of the legal profession, such as major issues and well-known cases. She frequently features reporters from Bloomberg's Washington, D.C. bureau for their expert analysis on policy and more.

Where to find it: The Bloomberg Law website, Legal Talk Network website, iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, Player FM

How often new episodes are released: Bimonthly

Length of each episode: 20-45 minutes

 

  • The Lawyerist Podcast by Lawyerist.com: Hosts Sam Glover and Aaron Street talk anything and everything legal with interesting guests, which include successful lawyers. The subject matter's comprised of ethics, marketing, legal technology, and more

Where to find it: The Lawyerist website, iTunes, Legal Talk Network, Stitcher, Player FM

How often new episodes are released: Weekly

Length of each episode: 30-60 minutes

 

  • Legal Toolkit: This is a great podcast for professionals in law practice management. Host Jared Correia brings on distinguished guests to help teach his audience about  legal services, ideas, and technologies, all with the goal of helping lawyers equip their firms for the future.

Where to find it: iTunes, Legal Talk Network, Stitcher, Player FM

How often new episodes are released: Bimonthly-monthly

Length of each episode: 25-40 minutes

 

  • Thinking Like a Lawyer by Above the Law: Hosts Elie Mystal and Joe Patrice look at general topics through a legal lens, which produces all sorts of entertainment and offers a unique perspective.

Where to find it: Above the Law website, iTunes, Legal Talk Network, Stitcher

How often new episodes are released: Weekly

Length of each episode: 20-45 minutes