Author: Mike Madison

May 30, 2022 / / Legal Technology

Starting a start up isn’t easy… or is it? In this episode of Future Law Podcast, Dan Hunter chats with the CEO of Checkbox.AI, Evan Wong – the automation platform provider, about life as a founder of legaltech solutions and how to break into the field. CREDITS Guest: Evan Wong…

May 16, 2022 / / Legal Technology

The legal imagination often borrows from unexpected sources, one of those being a baking show! Watching baking competitions inspired Freshfields senior litigation partner Tim Harkness to reflect on different models of talent management in today’s law practice. Mike Madison talks with Tim about his new article, “Learning from baking shows,”…

May 2, 2022 / / Legal Technology

Do you think it’s time to move past “thinking like a lawyer” as the key skill set that legal experts bring to their clients’ problems? As legal tech gets better and better, clients increasingly want more from their counsel: problem solving capabilities for dealing with “wicked” problems. In this episode,…

April 18, 2022 / / Legal Technology
April 4, 2022 / / Legal Technology

How are incumbent lawyers standing in the way of the future of law? And what are future-oriented innovators doing about that? Mike Madison chats with Eddie Hartman, well-known as a co-founder of the online legal technology company LegalZoom, and now a consultant and investor. Eddie focuses on thinking differently about…

March 21, 2022 / / Legal Technology
March 7, 2022 / / Legal Technology

What do you think of when you hear an orchestra? Is it the music? Perhaps you imagine the conductor standing in front of a large orchestra waving their hands around? What does all this have to do with law you ask? Good question, we asked it too. In this episode,…

February 21, 2022 / / Legal Technology

The growing role of technology in the legal industry is changing a lot of things for lawyers, but some fundamentals aren’t changing at all. One of those fundamentals is the key role that stories and storytelling play in legal practice, in judging, in designing and running systems, and in making…

February 7, 2022 / / Legal Technology

A lot has changed since the global pandemic hit, especially within the law industry. Working remotely has become the norm, and with that comes tech changes to the law. But what’s going to stay around once the pandemic eases up? The answer: everything! In this week’s episode Mike and Dan…

February 7, 2022 / / Legal Technology

Are you worried about what automation will look like for you? Perhaps you’re curious about how the disruptions of the pandemic will affect your job? Well, this season Mike Madison and Dan Hunter look at the skills and competencies of future law. Starting off the first episode of the year,…