Legal Profession

Interview – Professor Dan Klein aka Dan the Improv Man

Lisa Leong and her business partner Tristan Forrester spent some time hanging out with the delightful Professor Dan Klein from Stanford University. 

In this full interview, you will learn:

– how to think like an Improviser and why it is important for cultivating an innovation mindset
– how improv can encourage lawyer creativity 
– a few simple improv games like sound ball, and word-at-a-time proverb.

Ep 6 – How Improv Unlocks Innovation

Lisa Leong introduces us to her friend Professor Dan Klein from Stanford University aka “Dan the Improv Man”. In this episode our three co-hosts, Dean Dan, Lethal Lisa and Most Interesting Mike explore how improvisation exercises can help lawyers develop an innovation mindset. 

Have you tried using improv to unlock lawyer creativity? Add to the conversation at http://thefuturelawpodcast.com/

Interview – Mick Sheehy

Mick Sheehy is a partner at PWC and was formerly a general council at Telstra. He is the founder of CLOC in Australia and joins Dan Hunter to talk about legal ops, managed services, and why law firms should be worried about how the Big 4 are moving into NewLaw.

Ep 4 – Our (radical) predictions for 2028

Our three brave co-hosts go “on tape” to predict what the legal industry will look like in 2028 (ten years from now). Dean Dan, Lethal Lisa and Most Interesting Mike cover law firms, lawyers and law schools. Nothing is safe. Platform plays and multi-disciplinary practices are also covered.

Agree or agree to disagree – please add to the conversation.

Ep 2 – The Most Interesting American

Introducing our third co-host, Prof Mike Madison from the University of Pittsburgh Law School.

No ordinary law professor, Mike has been “stockpiling” legal education reforms for over a decade. Mike gives us a brief overview of the issues for the future of US-style legal education.

Ep 1 – Why this Podcast?

Introducing Lisa Leong, the diminutive disruptor, and Prof Dan Hunter, Dean of Swinburne Law School.

Lisa reminisces about how they met – and then they chat about what this podcast is about, who it is for and why we started it. This episode explores Experience Design – and why, to them, innovation is not “just about the technology.”

Join us to find out how to move beyond “innovation cabaret” in law.