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Speaker: Rafi Arbel is the founding principal and president of Market JD, Inc., a Chicago-based interactive agency focusing on the online marketing needs of small and medium-sized law firms. Market JD creates websites and blogs, writes content and optimizes sites using social media and search engine optimization. Mr. Arbel has spoken about law-firm marketing and practice management at the Chicago, Clark County (Las Vegas), Milwaukee, DuPage and Northwest Suburban Bar Associations. He served two-terms on the Chicago Volunteer Legal Services board of directors and now sits on the board of directors at the Northwest Suburban Bar Association. Rafi graduated from Chicago Kent College of Law in 1994 and practiced law for six years. In 2009 he earned his MBA, with honors, from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business. He was inducted into the national business honors society, Beta Gamma Sigma, in 2009.