2014 Futures Conference

Register for the 2014 Futures Conference

The College of Law Practice Management’s 2014 Futures Conference and Annual Meeting is set for October 16-17, at Suffolk University Law School in Boston. Registration is open — and space is limited so be sure to register early!

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Call for Entries for 2014 InnovAction Awards

What’s the most innovative thing you’ve done all year? The College of Law Practice Management would like to recognize it. Consider submitting an entry for the 2014 InnovAction Awards and be a part of our 10th year anniversary celebration. The goal of the Awards is to demonstrate the power of dedicated professionals with big ideas, strong convictions — and the determination to make a difference. Please click here to download the 2014 Awards application. The entry deadline is June 30, 2014.

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Q&A: 2013 InnovAction Award Winners

At the 2013 Annual Meeting of the College, InnovAction Awards were presented to the California Monitor Program of the University of California, Irvine School of Law Consumer Protection Clinic, the ReInvent Law Laboratory at Michigan State University College of Law and to “new model law firm” Riverview Law. Recently the winners participated in a Q&A interview, to tell us more about their goals, challenges and their future plans.

Fellows Spotlight

What Does the Future Hold for Lawyers?

Some of the legal profession’s foremost thought leaders gathered at the 2013 Futures Conference, October 4-5, in Chicago. This year, a new format combined brief TED-style talks with longer breakout sessions on three topics: “The Market for Legal Services from the Buyer’s Point of View,” “Innovation in the Law Firm” and “The Future of U.S. Law Schools.” Fellow Steve Nelson shares a few of the things he learned.

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View the Videos of the 2013 Futures Conference

Stephen Mayson’s keynote, along with the TED-style presentations by provocateurs Ann Lee Gibson, Jordan Furlong and William Henderson, are among seven videos available for viewing from the 2013 Futures Conference, held October 4-5, 2013, in Chicago. Videos also include “Justice, Lawyering, and Legal Education in the Digital Age,” with Richard Granat, Will Hornsby and Marc Lauritsen and John Mayer. Plus, the 2013 InnovAction Award winner acceptance speeches. Watch the videos here …

College News and Notes

2014 Futures Conference

Register for the 2014 Futures Conference

The College of Law Practice Management’s 2014 Futures Conference and Annual Meeting is set for October 16-17, at Suffolk University Law School in Boston. Registration is open — and space is limited so be sure to register early!

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New Administrators Announced

May 1, 2014, marks a huge transition for the College of Law Practice Management. Karen Rosen, the College’s Administrator for the past eight years, has accepted a full-time position as the Director of Development of Excelsior Youth Center in the Denver Metro area. Excelsior Youth Center provides a continuum of Residential and Community Based Services to more than 180 girls, ages 11-18, who come from a variety of unique backgrounds and situations. “The College has grown and flourished while Karen has been our Administrator. All […]

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Save the Date! 2014 Futures Conference

Mark your calendars for the 2014 Futures Conference, October 16-17, at Suffolk University School of Law in Boston. We are changing the schedule for the conference this year. Programming kicks off on Thursday, October 16 at noon with a half day of programming, followed by a three-quarter day of programs on Friday. The new Fellows induction ceremony and dinner will be Friday at 6:30 p.m. at the historic Omni Parker House Hotel. Read More

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Eighteen Fellows Named Legal Business Trailblazers & Pioneers by National Law Journal

Congratulations to the following Fellows who were recognized by the National Law Journal in its inaugural list of Legal Business Trailblazers and Pioneers. The honorees were highlighted in the publication’s December 2013 issue. Andy Adkins, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC Burkey Belser, Greenfield Belser Ltd. Ward Bower, Altman Weil, Inc. Toby Brown, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP Bob Dolinsky, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Mark Greene, Waller Law Donna Greenfield, Greenfiel Belser Ltd. John Hellerman, Hellerman Baretz Communications Brad Hilderbrandt, Hildebrandt Consulting Will Hornsby, American Bar […]

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View the Videos of the 2013 Futures Conference

Stephen Mayson’s keynote, along with the TED-style presentations by provocateurs Ann Lee Gibson, Jordan Furlong and William Henderson, are among seven videos available for viewing from the 2013 Futures Conference, held October 4-5, 2013, in Chicago. Videos also include “Justice, Lawyering, and Legal Education in the Digital Age,” with Richard Granat, Will Hornsby and Marc Lauritsen and John Mayer. Plus, the 2013 InnovAction Award winner acceptance speeches. Watch the videos here …