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Strategies for Locating People Online for Paralegals


Learn practical strategies for locating people and gain tips for faster searching.

This material will offer strategies for obtaining information about people and suggest fee- and free-based websites to locate this information. Social media, public records, and business information will be reviewed and discussed to provide you with a strategy to quickly and cost-effectively locate information about individuals.



Lisa Smith-Butler

Lisa Smith-Butler

Charleston School of Law, LLC

  • Joined the Charleston School of Law, LLC in June of 2009 as the Associate Dean for Information Resources and an Associate Professor of Law; she helped guide the law library successfully through the final ABA accreditation process in 2010 and served as the library dean until December of 2017 when she moved over to the faculty full time
  • Smith-Butler practiced law in Georgia and Nebraska between 1984 – 1992 as a solo and small firm practitioner as well as working for the Nebraska Equal Opportunity Commission
  • In 1993, she moved full-time into the field of law librarianship; as a law librarian, she worked for the Atlanta law firm of Powell, Goldstein, Fraser & Murphy (now Bryan Cave), Georgia State University, and Nova Southeastern University; at NSU, she served as the assistant dean of the library from 2003 until 2009
  • She published Law Librarianship in the 21st Century, co-authored with two Florida colleagues; she has authored articles on legal research, social media and school bullying, and workplace privacy; she has presented programming at the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), the American Association of Law Schools (AALS), the Atlanta Law Libraries Association, the Bricks ’n Bytes Conference, the Computer Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI) conference, the Law School Admissions Council (LSAC), the South Eastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS) conference, the South Eastern American Association of Law Libraries (SEAALL), the South Florida Association of Law Libraries (SFALL), and the Stetson University Jr. Faculty Forum; she has also done Continuing Legal Education (CLE) presentations in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina
  • Her interests include strategic planning, information technology, jurisprudence, privacy, and writing; she teaches Children and the Law, Torts, Workplace Privacy, and Professional Responsibility
  • J.D. degree, cum laude, assistant editor for the Creighton Law Review, Moot Court Board, Creighton University School of Law; B.A. degree, magna cum laude, Stephen Lingwall Senior English Award, Bellevue Academic Scholar, Hastings College; M.L.S. degree, Clark Atlanta University

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