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Speaking with Michael Chasin, the CEO of Lexicata, on his journey from Uber driver to legal tech CEO, at ILTACON 2018.  Kevin O’Keefe: I am with Michael Chasin, and you’re the founder of what? Michael Chasin: Lexicata. Kevin O’Keefe: And what is Lexicata? Michael Chasin: So Lexicata is essentially a CRM and client intake software built for small to medium-sized law firms. Kevin O’Keefe: And how’d you get that idea? Michael Chasin: So a…
Talking with Tom Martin, CEO and Founder of LawDroid, a bot automation company striving to promote “Justice Everywhere,” at ILTACON 2018.  Kevin O’Keefe: Who am I talking with? Tom Martin: So my name is Tom Martin from Vancouver. Kevin O’Keefe: And what do you do, Tom? Tom Martin: So I have a legal tech company called LawDroid. Kevin O’Keefe: What does law droid do? And droid is d-r-o-i-d like in droid, obviously. Tom…
Talking with Erez Bustan, CEO of American LegalNet, a provider of  “Desktop to Courthouse” workflow technologies, at ILTACON 2018.  Kevin O’Keefe: Who am I talking with? Erez Bustan: You’re talking to Erez Bustan, president and CEO of American LegalNet, Kevin O’Keefe: What does the company do? Erez Bustan: The company’s in the risk management area. We take reduced risk for law firms. We have a suite of products that do that. We have…
Talking with Chang Zi Qian, CEO of INTELLLEX, a Singapore based company doing automated document organization, at ILTACON 2018.  Kevin O’Keefe: Who am I talking with? Chang Zi Qian: Chang. Kevin O’Keefe: Chang. And what do you do? Chang Zi Qian: I build knowledge platforms for lawyers to do legal research and knowledge management. Kevin O’Keefe: And what does that mean? Chang Zi Qian: So when lawyers want to do research they search…
Spoke with Ryan Alshak, CEO of Ping, Inc., an automated timekeeping solution for lawyers, at ILTACON 2018.  Kevin O’Keefe: Who am I talking with? Ryan Alshak: Ryan Alshak Kevin O’Keefe: And Ryan, what do you do? Ryan Alshak: I founded a company with my best friend, Kourosh (Zamanizadeh), and we started a company that’s automating time and billing by leveraging machine learning. Kevin O’Keefe: How long ago did you start it? Ryan Alshak:…
Caught up with Rick Merrill, CEO of Gavelytics, which has developed a judicial analytics tool, enabling “moneyball on judges.”  Kevin O’Keefe: Who am I talking with? Rick Merrill: Hi, I’m Rick Merrill. I’m the CEO and founder of Gavelytics. We are a state court-focused judicial analytics platform. I know that’s a mouthful, but basically what that means is we tell lawyers in advance what judges do and why. Kevin O’Keefe: Which is cool, because…
Want fire and a “can do” attitude? Listen in on this interview with Chelsey Lambert, Founder of Lex Tech Review, who I caught up with in D.C. at ILTACON 2018. Kevin O’Keefe: Alright, I think I know who I’m talking with: Chelsey Lambert. You were originally with Total Attorneys way back when. How long ago was that? Chelsey Lambert: It was 10 years ago. Kevin O’Keefe: Wow. Long time. I wanted to ask you…
Cash Butler, Founder of ClariLegal, a vendor management platform that simplifies and normalizes RFPs between legal service buyers and vendors, talks with me at ILTACON on the value of optimism.  Kevin O’Keefe: What do you do? Cash Butler: I have a software company called ClariLegal. We match corporations and law firms with service providers to get their work done. Kevin O’Keefe: And at much less expense than before. Cash Butler: Oh yeah. Significant cost…
At ILTACON 2018 in DC,  Anand Upadhye, VP of Business Development for Casetext, shared the perspective, not of a founder, but of a lawyer quitting a good job at a good law firm to jump on a legal tech startup rocketship. Kevin O’Keefe: Who am I talking with? Anand Upadhye: You’re talking to Anand Upadhye, VP of Business at Casetext. Kevin O’Keefe: Okay, so you answered that question. I have a question for you. What causes someone to…
  Speaking with Ian Levit, co-founder and CEO of Levit & James, on his company’s 30+ years in the legal tech industry at ILTACON 2018. Kevin O’Keefe: Who am I talking with? Ian Levit: This is Ian Levit one of the founders and vice president of Levit & James. Kevin O’Keefe: What does Levit & James do? Ian Levit: We do software for law firms. Kevin O’Keefe: And what does that mean? I mean, obviously you’re…