Mr. Sameer Singh Somal

Blue Ocean Global Technology
4251 Lynn Circle
Doylestown , PA 18902
Office: 202-276-7589
Introduction

Sameer Somal is the CEO & Co-Founder of Blue Ocean Global Technology. He is a frequent speaker at conferences on digital transformation, online reputation management, search engine optimization, relationship capital and ethics. Fundamental to his work at Blue Ocean Global Technology, Sameer leads collaboration with an exclusive group of PR, Law and Consulting agency partners. He helps clients build, monitor and repair their digital presence. Sameer is a published writer and Internet Defamation subject matter expert witness. In collaboration with the Philadelphia Bar Foundation, he authors continuing legal education (CLE) programs and is a member of the Legal Marketing Association (LMA) 2030 Task Force. Sameer proudly serves on the board of the CFA Institute Seminar for Global Investors, College Possible and Girl Power Talk. He is an active member of the Society of International Business Fellows (SIBF). Sameer was named an Iconic Leader Creating a Better World for All by the All Ladies League & Women Economic Forum.

Some Recent Articles Authored By Sameer:

Digital Transformation: 6 Tips For Success (Blue Ocean Blog)
https://www.blueoceanglobaltech.com/blog/digital-transformation-tips-for-success/

Have Controversial Opinions on The Current Crisis? Here’s How to Manage Your Online Reputation (Real Leaders)
https://real-leaders.com/have-controversial-opinions-on-the-current-crisis-heres-how-to-

Online Reputation Marketing: 7 Solid Tips for Social Media (CoSchedule)
https://coschedule.com/blog/online-reputation-marketing/

5 Strategies For Getting More Value From Your Customer Reviews (Hub Spot)
https://blog.hubspot.com/service/customer-review-strategies

The Role of SEO in Online Reputation Management (Search Engine Watch)
https://www.searchenginewatch.com/2020/01/09/role-of-seo-in-online-reputation- management/

Why your Company’s Online Reputation Matters (Entrepreneur.com)
https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/343983

Negative Press is Inevitable for Modern CEOs – And that’s not a bad thing (CEOWorld.in)
https://ceoworld.biz/2019/10/26/negative-press-is-inevitable-for-modern-ceos-and- thats-not-a-bad-thing/

How to Manage Fake Reviews on Google, Facebook and Glassdoor (The Manifest)
https://themanifest.com/business-services/how-manage-fake-reviews-google-facebook- glassdoor

Reverse SEO for Law Firms: How to Protect Yourself and Your Clients Against Negative Content (Blue Ocean Global Technology)
https://blueoceanglobaltech.com/blog/reverse-seo-for-law-firms-how-to-protect- yourself-and-your-clients-against-negative-content/

The Importance of Online Reputation Management for Legal Professionals (Daily Journal)
https://www.dailyjournal.com/articles/347395-the-importance-of-online-reputation- management-orm-for-legal-professionals?platform=hootsuite

A dedication to Internet Defamation Issues (Iris)
https://www.iris.xyz/fintech/a-dedication-to-internet-defamation-issues/

The Importance of Online Reputation Management for Legal Professionals (Blue Ocean Global Technology)
https://www.blueoceanglobaltech.com/blog/the-importance-of-online-reputation- management-orm-for-legal-professionals/

The Importance of Online Reputation Management (ORM) for Legal Professional (Tasa Net) https://www.tasanet.com/Knowledge- Center/Articles/ArtMID/477/ArticleID/1251560/The-Importance-of-Online-Reputation-Management- ORM-for-Legal-Professionals


Areas of Expertise
  • Asset Searches
  • Business Law
  • Defamation
  • Expert Witness Financing
  • Information Technology
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law
  • Judgment Recovery
  • Labor Law
  • Private Investigators

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: CFA Institute
CFP Board
Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Member of the CFA Institute global approved list
Host of the CFA Institute talk show, entitled The Topic @ Hand
Member of the Board of Regents for the CFA Institute's Seminar for Global Investors
Contributing author at CFA Institute's Enterprising Investor Blog
Senior Grader of CFA exams
Engaged for special projects, including: CFA Institute: Why We Volunteer & CFA Program Success - 10 Timeless Tips for the CFA Charterholder Exams
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Recent Speaking Engagements:
InterCon USA 2021
Legal Marketing Association (Orlando, FL)
Empowering A Billion Women (Austin, TX)
Legal Marketing Association (Philadelphia, PA)
CFA Institute VBA Netherlands (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Clear Law Institute (Arlington, VA)
Benchbar Conference (Atlantic City, NJ)
Legal Week (New York, NY)

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Programs:
CLE Presentation 1: Using Social Media Effectively and Ethically in Your Law Practice 2019
CLE Presentation 2: Introduction to Online Reputation Management for Attorneys & Clients
CLE Presentation 3: Advanced Online Reputation Management for Attorneys & Clients
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: N/A
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: 10+
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: internet defamation, online reputation management, digital reputation, digital marketing, digital crisis management
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 8
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: consulting, testing, investigating, expert reports, damages assessment
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $400
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $400
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $550
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $550

References

Chris Brown
Brown & Rosen LLC
100 State Street, Ste. 900
Boston, MA 02109
(617) 728-9111
www.brownronsen.com


Roy Jones, CFP
Everspire 6900 S 900 E #200,
Midvale, UT 84047
8015140600
roy@everspire.com