Draft Agenda for the 2017 Fin (Legal) Tech Conference is Now Live

The Draft Agenda for the 2017 Fin (Legal) Tech Conference is Now Live One Stage, No Panels, 20+ Speakers in 1 Day with More Speakers to Be Announced Soon.   Sign up for a FREE Ticket Today — See you on October 19, 2017 in Chicago!   

Goldman Set Out to Automate IPOs and It Has Come Far, Really Fast (via Bloomberg Tech)

From the article – “A computer-based interface called Deal Link has replaced informal checklists that were once tended and passed down between generations of rainmakers. It now arranges and tracks legal and compliance reviews, fills in forms and generates reports.”

Sounds just like law-law land.   This is why I teach both legal technology and process improvement to lawyers — because the combo is very potent.

Saturday Kickoff Workshop for Legal Process Improvement / Legal Project Management Course with @SeyfarthShawLLP @ChicagoKentLaw

Yesterday was our Saturday morning kickoff workshop for our semester long Legal Process Improvement / Legal Project Management Course here at Illinois Tech – Chicago Kent College of Law.  Students will have the opportunity to earn a Yellow Belt in Lean Six Sigma for Legal as part of the course.

I am exited to collaborate with  Seyfarth Shaw LLP + Seyfarth Lean Consulting team – Kim R. Craig, Larissa Kruzel, Kyle Hoover, etc. on this brand new course.  #leanlaw #legaltech #legalservicedelivery #lawyersassystematicproblemsolvers  

Quantified Law Primer & Agile Legal Project Management Workshop

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In conjunction with Janders Dean International, and SeyfarthLean Consulting we are excited to offer two, half-day educational sessions on July 13th 2016.

Quantified Law Primer (Morning SESSION)
Instructors: Daniel Martin Katz (Chicago-Kent College of Law), Karl Haraldsson (Janders Dean), and Andrew Baker (Janders Dean)

Agile LPM Workshop (Afternoon SESSION)
Instructors: Kim Craig (SeyfarthLean Consulting), Andrew Baker (Janders Dean), and Justin North (Janders Dean)

These workshops are to be held in conjunction with the Chicago Kent- Janders Dean Legal Horizon Conference on July 14th in Chicago.  The Legal Horizon event features more than 20+ speakers in a single day, single stage event.