NewsUpdate

Running with the Machines: ‘AI’ and Expert Systems in Law Practice

Dates, location, theme and host hotel information for the College of Law Practice Management’s 2017 Futures Conference were recently announced. Mark your calendars now and plan to join your colleagues for quality education and networking …

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Building and Strengthening our COLPM Community

When you problem solve, improve lives and connect with others, you’ll enjoy pride, satisfaction and a sense of accomplishment. At the recent Futures Conference, President Bill Migneron shared ways you can get volunteer and get involved in COLPM initiatives.

Fellows Spotlight

College of Law Practice Management Welcomes 2016 Fellows

The College of Law Practice Management is pleased to announce that 13 new Fellows were inducted during its Annual Meeting and Futures Conference, September 15-16, at the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law. Meet the Class of 2016 …

2016 Futures Conference

Support Those Who Support the College of Law Practice Management

The Futures Conference, Annual Meeting and InnovAction Awards would not be possible without our sponsors! See who supports the College and enhances your experience as a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management.

InnovactionAwardsWinners2016

Announcing the 2016 InnovAction Award Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the coveted 2016 InnovAction Award, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. and Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP. The awards will be presented Friday, September 16, 2016, at a special lunch session during the 2016 Futures Conference, held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the College of Law Practice Management.

College News and Notes

We Have Lost a Giant in the Profession: Ward Bower, 1947-2016

It is with great sadness that we mourn the passing of Ward Bower, a former Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management and a principal at Altman Weil. …

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NewsUpdate

Running with the Machines: ‘AI’ and Expert Systems in Law Practice

Dates, location, theme and host hotel information for the College of Law Practice Management’s 2017 Futures Conference were recently announced. Mark your calendars now and plan to join your colleagues for quality education and networking …

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NewsUpdate

Building and Strengthening our COLPM Community

When you problem solve, improve lives and connect with others, you’ll enjoy pride, satisfaction and a sense of accomplishment. At the recent Futures Conference, President Bill Migneron shared ways you can get volunteer and get involved in COLPM initiatives.

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Fellows Spotlight

College of Law Practice Management Welcomes 2016 Fellows

The College of Law Practice Management is pleased to announce that 13 new Fellows were inducted during its Annual Meeting and Futures Conference, September 15-16, at the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law. Meet the Class of 2016 …

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Q&A: Meet Oz Benamram, Class of 2015

Oz Benamram is a force of nature for law firm innovation. Time and again over the past decade he has fearlessly taken on the thorniest information management problems facing his profession, solved the problems with brilliant insight and sustained effort, shared his insights with the rest of us, and moved on to his next challenge. His innovations in enterprise search, the management of client matters, and workflow have produced far-reaching and lasting benefits to the legal profession. In his spare time, he is a wise […]

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Q&A: Meet Kevin McMurdo, Class of 2015

Kevin McMurdo, principal at McMurdo Consulting, has been a voice of creativity, authenticity, and kindness in the legal community for more than 25 years. Kevin has mentored and coached hundreds, if not thousands, of lawyers and staff in his roles as consultant and director of client relations, marketing, and chief marketing officer at some of the largest law firms in the Pacific Northwest, including Perkins Coie. A prolific speaker, Kevin has helped generations of marketers and lawyers understand the importance of personal relationships and clear […]

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Q&A: Meet Aileen Leventon, Class of 2015

Aileen Leventon brings her background as a practicing lawyer, Big Four partner, and entrepreneur to law practice management. As founder of QLex Consulting, her work enables law firms to achieve improved economic results and higher levels of client satisfaction by assuring that legal services are provided with a clear focus on the client’s business goals. Although seemingly self-evident, this stance is often absent from law practice when matters are approached as academic exercises. With her practical perspective as a touchstone, she has fostered the adoption […]

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Q&A: Meet David Perla, Class of 2015

During the dot-com boom of the late 1990s, many young lawyers left big firm jobs to become general counsels of young companies. David Perla was one of those young lawyers. And, if being General Counsel at Monster.com was his final stop, his would have been one of the success stories of that era. But, that’s not David. At the age of 35, David left the comfort of his GC position to co-found Pangea3, a legal process outsourcing company that grew to more than 800 lawyers […]

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