Legal Geek 2018

Chatting with Alejandra Figueiras, the co-founder and CEO of The Future Lawyer, at the 2018 Legal Geek Conference. Kevin O’Keefe: You are starting, The Future Lawyer. What is it? Alejandra Figueiras: Well, what I want it to be, it’s big. I want this company to be a sustainable brand that can have several streams, because I understand that now all this legal tech is very specific – contract review, document review, chatbots, etc.…
Chatting with Noah Waisberg, the co-founder of Kira Systems, at the 2018 Legal Geek Conference. Kevin O’Keefe: I’m talking with Noah Waisberg, founder of Kira Systems. Co-founder or founder? Noah Waisberg: Co-founder. Kevin O’Keefe: Okay. What does Kira do? Noah Waisberg: Kira helps lawyers find data and contracts faster and more accurate. One of the big things that a junior corporate lawyer does, for example, is due diligence, and that involves reading through contracts…
Talking with Alma Asay, the founder of Allegory Law and the CIO of Integreon, at the 2018 Legal Geek Conference. Kevin O’Keefe: I’m at the Legal Geeks conference. Who am I talking with? Alma Asay: Alma Asay. Kevin O’Keefe: And what do you do? Alma Asay: I was the founder of Allegory, a litigation management platform, after many years of practicing law. I’m now the Chief Innovation Officer at Integreon after they acquired my…
Talking with Catherine Krow, the CEO and founder of Digitory Legal, at the 2018 Legal Geek Conference. Kevin O’Keefe: I’m here at Legal Geek and I’m talking with Catherine Krow of Digitory Legal. What is Digitory Legal? Catherine Krow: Digitory Legal is a cost prediction and management platform for complex litigation. We transform and analyze billing data and use that data to create predictive pricing models and then customers can leverage our platform…
Talking with Casey Kuhlman, the CEO of Monax, an agreement management platform, at the 2018 Legal Geek Conference. Kevin O’Keefe: I’m here with Casey Kuhlman. You’re the founder of– what’s the name of the company? Casey Kuhlman: Monax. Kevin O’Keefe: Monax. What does Monax do? Casey Kuhlman: We’re a user interface and integration provider over a soon-to-be-launched blockchain ecosystem called the Agreements Network. Kevin O’Keefe: And that’s a mouthful. When I go…
Talking with Garth Watson, the co-founder of Libryo, an online legal compliance software, at the 2018 Legal Geek Conference. Kevin O’Keefe: You’re the founder of Libryo. What is Libryo? Garth Watson: Libryo is an online platform typically used by global companies that have diverse operations and they use it to know the specific regulations that they face at each of those distinct operations. Kevin O’Keefe: How’d you get started doing that? Garth…
It’s been a busy past few months for LexBlog’s  Legal Tech Founders Series. Since LexBlog began this journey back at ILTACON, we’ve interviewed many founders throughout the legal technology industry, diving deep into the personal stories. We’re looking forward to continuing our mission to shine a spotlight on the good work legal entrepreneurs are doing around the world. That being said, we’re excited to move the Legal Tech Founders Series to the Legal Geek conference
Are you a London-based intern or law clerk who is interested in attending the Legal Geek Conference tomorrow – all for free? LexBlog CEO Kevin O’Keefe is in need of someone to assist with conducting LexBlog’s Legal Tech Founders Series interviews during the conference. If you or someone you know is interested in this fantastic opportunity, contact Caroline Hess at caroline@lexblog.com or reach out to her via Twitter (@metskerce) as soon as possible.…
Speaking with Keith Lee, founder of LawyerSmack, a private online community for lawyers, at Clio Cloud Conference 2018. Kevin O’Keefe: Who am I talking with? Keith Lee: I am Keith Lee Kevin O’Keefe: As far as we know. Keith Lee: Yes, I have the badge. So it’s official. Kevin O’Keefe: Keith, what do you do now? I mean, you’ve been a lawyer, maybe you’re still a lawyer, lawyer? Keith Lee: Lawyer-ish. I have lawyer-like qualities…