15 Good Reasons to Get a Lawyer for Social Media

Whether you’re an established ✔️ influencer or just starting out, you may be wondering why you would want to hire a social media attorney. In reality, the Internet provides endless opportunity for self-education, legal definitions, and even free legal documents! 

While adapting a self-help plan for your legal protection can be beneficial in some situations, it is most often not enough to protect you from every liability and legal risk involved in content creation 🙅‍♂️.

Therefore, unless you have extensive professional training in social media law, it’s always a good idea to consult with a lawyer for social media assistance.

But don’t take it from me! If you’re still wondering whether you should hire a lawyer for social media, check out this list of 15 reasons why hiring a social media lawyer is the right 👍 move for your business.

  1. Social media attorneys are specifically trained in the field. In other words, we know the ins and outs of social media law and can often identify 🔎 legal risks that go unnoticed to the untrained eye.

  2. We can help protect your personal information, keeping your personal life private from your followers AND keeping you safe from hackers.

  3. Oftentimes, social media strategy is intertwined in our services. Not only do we provide you with the legal way to do things, but also the best ways to make money 💰!

  4. We have firsthand experience navigating old and new social media laws, so you don’t have to make mistakes to learn them the hard way.

  5. Many social media lawyers are trained in brand deal 🤝 negotiation tactics. Therefore, we can help you get the best deal possible AND help write your contract.

  6. We know all the fair use tricks in the book. If you need to use copyrighted material in your social content and don’t want to risk an infringement strike, we know just the way.

  7. A large portion of us provide you with access to legal document templates 📝 so you can “DIY” your way to success.

  8. We’re experienced in the intersections of business and law, from establishing a small business entity to trademarking your logo.

  9. Many influencers learn how to increase their followers and subscribers 👥 by consulting a social media lawyer – ultimately earning them better brand deals and more revenue.

  10. Usually, social media lawyers are well-versed on the pros and cons of the most popular royalty-free sites – and we might even have a trick or two up our sleeves!

  11. We can write your website’s 💻 terms and conditions for you because, let’s be honest, we know you don’t want to do it.

  12. Social media lawyers are not only trained in social media, so we can help you with a plethora of legal issues.

  13. We can represent you in court 🏛️! While this may seem obvious, people often forget that not only can we help you online, but in person as well.

  14. Consulting a social media attorney could save your channel and, in turn, your business.

  15. We’re on your side, and our only job is to protect 🛡️ yours.