Legally Contented

16 - Scott Becker - Big Law rainmaker builds a media company through his legal thought leadership

Episode Summary

In this episode, Wayne Pollock, the founder of the Law Firm Editorial Service, interviews Scott Becker, a partner in the healthcare department at McGuireWoods and the founder and publisher of Becker’s Hospital Review and Becker’s Healthcare, one of the leading healthcare media companies in the world.

Episode Notes

In this episode, Wayne Pollock, the founder of the Law Firm Editorial Service, interviews Scott Becker, a partner in the healthcare department at McGuireWoods and the founder and publisher of Becker’s Hospital Review and Becker’s Healthcare, one of the leading healthcare media companies in the world. 

In his legal practice, Scott represents hospitals and health systems, healthcare companies, surgery center chains, large practices, and private equity funds.  He previously served on the Board of Partners at McGuireWoods and chaired the firm's healthcare department for nearly 13 years.

In this conversation, Scott and Wayne discuss how Scott built his practice at McGuireWoods while also building Becker's Hospital Review and Becker's Healthcare. They explore how Scott's desire and efforts to build his legal practice and book of business through content marketing and thought leadership content led to the birth of Becker's Hospital Review and Becker's Healthcare.

This is a fascinating conversation about entrepreneurship in Big Law. If you're an attorney with entrepreneurial blood flowing through you, you're going to love this episode.


About Scott Becker

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottbeckermw

McGuireWoods bio: https://www.mcguirewoods.com/people/b/scott-becker

Becker's Hospital Review: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/

Learn more about Becker's Healthcare: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/about/about-beckers-hospital-review.html


About Wayne Pollock/the Law Firm Editorial Service

Learn more about Wayne Pollock, the host of Legally Contented: https://www.linkedin.com/in/waynepollock

Learn more about the Law Firm Editorial Service: http://www.lawfirmeditorialservice.com

Do you have any idea how much money your firm is losing when its lawyers write thought leadership marketing and business development content themselves? Learn how much with the Law Firm Editorial Service's Thought Leadership Cost Calculator:  http://www.WriteLessBillMore.com

Check out blog posts and videos designed to help you and your colleagues improve their content marketing and thought-leadership marketing efforts: 

https://www.lawfirmeditorialservice.com/blog

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo_HDI1-CbzbAuczW0XywYA

Do you know a lawyer, law firm, or company serving the legal industry doing big things with their content marketing and/or thought leadership marketing that we should feature? Please email us at hello@legallycontented.com