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November 22, 2022 / / Legal Technology

In this week’s episode Dan Hunter chats with David Pierce, the Chief Commercial Officer of Axiom, an ALSP that provides legal talent in over fourteen legal practices and twenty-nine industries..  David tells us what it takes to be a successful ALSP, what an in-house lawyer looks like and also his…

November 15, 2022 / / Legal Technology

The emergence of ALSPs and legaltech don’t change some fundamentals of lawyering and dispute resolution. Jon Harris, founder and managing partner of Harris St. Laurent & Wechsler, a boutique law firm in New York specializing in employment law and white collar criminal defense, talks with Michael Madison about blending classic…

November 8, 2022 / / Legal Technology

Despite double-digit salary growth in the legal industry, many firms are grappling with serious staffing concerns. So what do you do about it? Do you look outside your geographic boundaries? Or do you simply train up young lawyers? Alternative Legal Service Providers (ALSPs) offer a range of solutions.  Mike Madison…

November 1, 2022 / / Legal Technology

What happens when established law firms get into the ALSP sector? This episode focuses on an ALSP start up called SixFifty, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, and SixFifty’s CEO, Kimball Parker.  SixFifty is the product of an innovative legal services program based at the law school at Brigham Young…

October 25, 2022 / / Legal Technology

How familiar are you with Alternative Legal Service Providers (ALSP’s)? Do you think they’re still relevant? Or are they a bit ‘old school’?  Well ALSP’s are such a big and interesting sector that we decided it deserves more than just one episode!  This season Mike and Dan take a look…

October 18, 2022 / / Legal Technology

We’re back for another season!  Last time we looked at a pair of topics: legaltech, and skills and competencies that are newly prominent in the new legal market. This season, we are digging into two new themes. We’ll look at ALSPs, which stands for “Alternative Legal Service Providers,” a rapidly…

August 22, 2022 / / Legal Technology

Curiosity is the key skill that lies beneath the headlines about the future of law. Beyond new technology and leadership skills, what is curiosity and how does it matter? Curiosity can pull you out of routines. It can introduce you to new opportunities. It can help you do more for…

July 25, 2022 / / Legal Technology
June 27, 2022 / / Legal Technology

We’ve had many great guests on the show this season, from Hollywood movie producers to biographers and of course CEOs of tech companies.  In this final episode Dan and Mike chat through what they’ve learnt from their guests, and what they’ve got in store for you next season. CREDITS:  Hosts:…

June 13, 2022 / / Legal Technology

You can definitely learn a thing or two from those who aren’t necessarily in the field of law. That’s why Mike Madison chats to lawyer-turned-prize-winning-biographer John Matteson about how future lawyers draw on the talents of historians and biographers – and the reverse. CREDITS Guest: John Matteson – https://amzn.to/3O8TMdv Hosts:…