Richard S. Granat
Epoq, US. Inc.
Organization Type: Other
Position/Title: President & CEO
Functional Area: Consulting, Law Practice, Technology
Year of Induction: 2007
800 Village Square Crossing, Suite 216
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Business Phone: 561.656.2080
CITATION UPON INDUCTION INTO THE COLLEGE
Richard Granat has been developing innovative legal services delivery systems for over 30 years, first as Counsel to the working group that created the National Legal Services Program, Office of Economic Opportunity (1965-1968) and then as Director of the Center for Legal Studies at Antioch Law School in Washington, D.C., the nation’s first clinical law school, (1978-1981) and later as CEO of the Paralegal Institute which he founded in 1981 and ran if for ten years. Currently, as President and CEO of Epoq U.S. Inc., he continues to innovate as an internet entrepreneur blazing a trail of viable and ethical models for the delivery of legal services on line. His generous contributions of time and creative ideas to legal aid and to the ABA and the Maryland Bar have helped lawyers who serve the poor and hundreds of practicing attorneys become more efficient and effective.