Ed Walters


Fastcase, Inc.
Organization Type: Vendor
Position/Title: CEO & Co-Founder
Functional Area: Legal Research
Year of Induction:

3709 Legation St., NW
Washington, DC 20015
USA

Business Phone: 703.863.3278
ed.walters@fastcase.com
www.fastcase.com
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CITATION UPON INDUCTION INTO THE COLLEGE

Ed Walters is the CEO and co-founder of Fastcase, a legal research platform. Its services are available to 28 subscribing state bar associations, and dozens of voluntary bar associations, which make it available at no cost to members, giving more than 800,000 lawyers access to it. Fastcase also operates a free consumer legal research portal, the Public Library of Law, and its mobile apps are free to download and use. Ed is the vice chair of the Board of Directors for Pro Bono Net, the technology platform that powers most U.S. legal aid clinics. He is an adjunct professor at the Georgetown University Law Center, teaching “The Law of Robots.” He serves on the ABA’s Center for Innovation and the American Association of Law Libraries Innovation Incubator.
—Nominated by Sharon Nelson and Ron Friedmann, October 2017