LEGALTECH MATTERS is a bi-weekly podcast dedicated to creating conversations about technology, trends, and innovation for law firms and companies – big and small. Leading legal journalists, consultants, and lawyers Bob Ambrogi, Joe Borstein, Caroline Hill, Ari Kaplan, and Adriana Linares host the podcast.
Reinventing Legal Talks eDiscovery, Legal Ops, and ILTACON22 with Jack Thompson
Ari Kaplan talks with Jack Thompson, Asst. Dir for Global eDiscovery & Legal Ops at Sanofi, on the relationship between eDiscovery and Legal Ops, the expectations that corporate legal teams have of outside counsel, how ILTA’s programming for corporate professionals has evolved, key sessions for law department leaders, and best practices for getting the most from ILTACON22.
An Insider Look into Preparations for ILTACON 2022 with Joy Heath Rush
This week Caroline Hill, Legal IT Insider Editor-in-Chief, talks with Joy Heath Rush, ILTA CEO, about preparation for this year's in-person only ILTACON. Kicking off the event will be keynote speaker, Patrick Schwerdtfeger, an author, and business futurist, specializing in big data and AI. Joy expects his ideas will resonate throughout the conference as subthemes as we question what is practical technology, where will we work, how will we work, and how will we keep up with the pace of change
Spotlight on tech solutions for solo and small law firms
LEGALTECH MATTERS host, Adriana Linares, talks with Chris Kragthorpe about his role at Litera and his team’s work to empower smaller firms and corporate legal to focus more on the practice of law and less on the management and production of documents. With 60% of attorneys working in firms with ten employees or less, small law is big.
Strategies to maximize the value of attending ILTACON 2022
Our LEGALTECH MATTERS podcast host, Ari Kaplan, talks with Sherry Kappel, Litera evangelist, about her involvement with various legal tech groups and shows dedicated to helping the community adapt and change to new technologies. She shares her experience attending ILTACON conferences and offers advice on getting the most from this year’s National Harbor event in August.
Next-generation law firm provides easy access to the law through subscriptions
Our LEGALTECH MATTERS podcast host, Adriana Linares, talks with Jon Tobin, Founder and Partner for Counsel for Creators LLP, about his subscription-based law firm and how it helps creative professionals access legal services more easily. He explains why he needed to redesign the law firm experience from the ground up.
An Insider Look at ILTA’s 2021 Trailblazer Award Winners: Simpson Thacher
Caroline Hill, Editor-in-Chief at Legal IT Insider, talks with Debbie Ting, Practice Innovation Manager, and Molly Wolfe, Knowledge Management lawyer - both at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. They discuss their work with Jigsaw on a real estate deal involving 700 properties to generate automatic structure charts for the deal. The resulting technology won ILTA’s 2021 Distinguished Peer Trailblazer Award.