Legal Talk Network
Legal Talk Network On the Road covers the latest conferences, bar meetings, industry events, and trade shows. Recorded live from the conference room floor, our hosts interview bar presidents, committee and section chairs, and other leaders to offer an exclusive look at the biggest events in legal, as well as what is on the horizon for those who practice law.
What do you do when your company grows from a two-person startup into a billion dollar enterprise, operating internationally with a workforce over 500? You invest in the dreams of others... that’s what! Tune in to hear how Clio is investing in promising early-stage companies with diverse founders from its VP of Corporate Development Shubham Datta.
16 min 37 sec
Grow your firm and make more money! Hear what every law firm should know about the legal profession’s changes during the last two years. Clio’s Chief Operating Officer George Psiharis stops by to share what they learned putting together their annual Legal Trends Report. This free report can help dramatically boost your profits. Tune in to hear how!
14 min 33 sec
Hosted by Juan Thomas (former National Bar Association President), this episode features an in-depth conversation with future American Bar Association President Reginald Turner. Together they discuss the value of mentors, his vision for leadership, and the importance for young lawyers to get involved with the ABA.
14 min 52 sec
The Pandemic forced the legal profession to innovate and modernize its operations. With minds now open to change, this is the perfect time to implement much needed adjustments to help close the access-to-justice gap. This episode features host Patrick Palace (past Washington State Bar Association President) interviewing Chief Justice Bridget Mary McCormack from the Michigan Supreme Court. Together they discuss how the legal profession is not meeting the needs of the public, current drivers for change, and programs out there delivering results.
21 min 15 sec
Utah Supreme Court Justice Constandinos "Deno" Himonas updates us on the regulatory changes aimed at closing the access-to-justice gap nation-wide. Hosted by Thomas Rombach (former State Bar of Michigan President) and Joe Sullivan (former State Bar of Montana President), this episode delves into sandbox programs, non-lawyer ownership of law firms, and new advertising rules as well as the process for change in the legal profession.
18 min 44 sec
We’re headed back to our offices, bar associations, and the courts, but what does that mean for the future? While some wish to go back to the way things were before the pandemic, others recognize a big opportunity to improve the legal profession and move the needle forward. Hosted by Jayne Reardon from the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism, this episode talks about those issues and more with Laura Farber and William Bay from the ABA Coordinating Group on Practice Forward.
16 min 42 sec
Ivan Hemmans and Brooke Moore offer seven bonus tech tips following their 60 in 60 appearances at ABA Techshow.
13 min 16 sec
Learn why law practice management expert Laura Keeler thinks firms should rethink office spaces rather than return to business as usual.
17 min 9 sec
TECHSHOW co-chairs Allan Mackenzie and Roberta Tepper discuss the process of moving the 2021 conference to an entirely virtual format.
18 min 54 sec
Damien Riehl demystifies AI applications in law firms and explains its potential for helping lawyers make better business decisions.
20 min 6 sec
Forget ads on billboards, buses, and in the Yellow Pages. Building a law practice today requires a new approach.
16 min 6 sec
In its fifth year, the Startup Alley Pitch Competition showcased a new group of 15 emerging companies in the legal tech market.
11 min 46 sec
Josh Leporati and Ben Schorr give a quick overview of how Microsoft Teams helps lawyers collaborate with ease in a highly secure environment.
15 min 19 sec
A U.S. Army general and law firm partner offer their global business and national security perspectives on using AI legally and ethically.
19 min 24 sec
At the intersection of legal need, a pandemic, and tech is the opportunity to develop a niche practice. This Atlanta lawyer has directions.
18 min 32 sec
The CEOs of Clio and Fastcase break down what it takes for lawyers to be innovators. Guess what? There’s no need to be a tech whiz.
17 min 14 sec
From the 2021 NCBP Midyear Meeting (ncbp.org): Judge Michael Burton and Ndidi Moses converse with Farrah Fite about how using design thinking led to major shifts in communications and access to justice.
33 min 23 sec
From the 2021 NCBP Midyear Meeting (ncbp.org): Karen Korr highlights steal-worthy program ideas in this conversation with Russ Jones.
9 min 22 sec
From the National Conference of Bar Presidents Midyear (ncbp.org): Dana and Keith Cutler talk with Alisha Udhwani about anti-bias strategies and tips to spot microaggressive behavior.
13 min 33 sec
From the 2021 NCBP Midyear Meeting (ncbp.org): Terry Hill and Logan Cornett demystify data, metrics, and KPIs with moderator Patrick Palace.
20 min 18 sec
Lawyer and speaker Mitch Jackson explains how building meaningful relationships builds trust and leads to referrals and increased business.
26 min 34 sec
Tom West shares the importance of using online payment systems in law firms to keep pace with the increasing virtualization of the practice of law.
15 min 43 sec
Legal Innovators CEO Bryan Parker shares why it’s important to make diversity and inclusion a business imperative rather than a nice-to-have.
23 min 53 sec
Paula Davis-Laack shares tips for helping law firm teams communicate well and to develop a culture of resilience.
17 min 11 sec
Mike Whelan shares tips on how to think through problems in your law firm and create purpose-driven solutions.
14 min 4 sec
Clio’s COO shares the three things law firms did to succeed during the pandemic, making 40% more revenue per lawyer than their competitors.
20 min 19 sec
Clio’s Jack Newton reveals key integrations, a game-changing client-centered app, and what works/doesn’t work with a distributed workforce.
33 min 56 sec
Sharon Nelson and Lincoln Mead discuss both current and potential impacts of deepfakes on legal practice.
8 min 38 sec
Jess Birken, Ben Sessions, Gyi Tsakalakis, and Erin Gerstenzang discuss the format of the new Un-Track for Doers at this year’s TECHSHOW.
14 min 54 sec
Brett Burney and Paul Unger share app tips for mobile legal practice.
12 min 24 sec
Mary Shen O’Carroll shares highlights from her keynote address focused on shifts in the legal economy.
17 min 47 sec
Honorees Matt Homann, Pegeen Turner, Colin Lachance, and Sofia Lingos share responses to the topics chosen for their luncheon table talks.
10 min 47 sec
Warren Agin and Benjamin Alarie offer highlights from their presentation at TECHSHOW 2020.
17 min 2 sec
Lawyers often lack HR skills as employers, but learning to develop values-based hiring processes can help them attract the right talent for their firm. Host Greg Garman talks with Darlene Tonelli and Stephanie Everett about highlights from their TECHSHOW 2020 presentation on best practices for hiring and firing. Darlene Tonelli is the founder of Inter Alia Law in Toronto, Canada. Stephanie Everett of Lawyerist leads the community team that teaches lawyers how to run better businesses.
17 min 15 sec
Shannon Salter and Jonathan Verk offer public and private sector perspectives on how online dispute resolution technology creates better outcomes for clients.
22 min 46 sec
Jack Newton discusses strategies for keeping your law firm in step with current client expectations.
34 min 13 sec
Matthew Stubenberg and Kenton Brice discuss their presentation ‘Seeing is Believing: Virtual Reality Preparedness’ and the impact VR can have for the legal industry.
12 min 14 sec
Co-founders and brothers Alcide and Armond Honoré discuss the origins and ongoing development of their mobile call billing app Billseye.
18 min 22 sec
Judy Perry Martinez shares updates on her presidency and current ABA projects.
13 min 22 sec
Christian Lang, Matt Homann, and Dan Linna share their thoughts on how Inspire.Legal 2.0 facilitates conversations to better define and address the most pressing challenges in legal.
25 min 57 sec
Carlos Gamez, Sanjay Kamlani, Lucy Bassli, and Haley Altman share guidance for easing the process of tech acquisition.
14 min 45 sec
Laura Safdie, John Scrudato, Andrea Alliston, and Jeff Carr discuss the need for experiential training that prepares students and practitioners for the tech-driven future of law.
21 min 2 sec
From Inspire.Legal 2.0, host Ralph Baxter talks with Jason Barnwell, Peter Krakaur, and Basha Rubin about the fundamental challenges that impede the process of creating and delivering new legal service models. They discuss takeaways from their un-panel and their overall focus on the importance of collaboration between stakeholders—both legal professionals and clients—to facilitate the creation of more effective legal service delivery models.
19 min 39 sec
Zach Warren shares highlights from Legalweek 2020.
18 min 25 sec
Dan Linna, Patrick Fuller, and Gina Passarella offer the biggest takeaways from their panel on what 40 years of data says about the state of the industry its future outlook.
25 min 2 sec
Cynthia Brown, Michelle Dewey, and Jennifer Mendez discuss the benefits of robotic process automation in law firms.
22 min 32 sec
Michele DeStefano, Bill Garcia, and Ari Kaplan share insights on the elements of successful change management in law firms.
12 min 9 sec
Rose Walker, Zach Abramowitz, David Lat, and Chris Wilson discuss the growing opportunities for nontraditional careers in law.
23 min 54 sec
Nicholas Bruch, Luis Fernando Guerra, Gina Passarella, and Karl Kong share insights from their panel on the large law firm shift toward providing alternative legal services.
23 min 47 sec
James Sherer and Jordan Thompson discuss the implications of algorithmic malpractice.
18 min 37 sec