We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
Lawyers are trained in the philosophical underpinnings and precedent of the English common law. Adherence to our core values and ethics is foundational. In addition, lawyers must understand, live and lead in a society where the Internet provides information and connections that previously were the bailiwick of lawyers.
Civility in this new world requires lawyers to embrace innovation and creativity to improve the law and access to justice. Globalization and technological advances are changing the legal profession. To maintain efficiency and competency in serving our clients, lawyers must ethically embrace innovation in the delivery of legal services while remaining true to the core values of ethics and professionalism. New opportunities abound.
2014 Report on the State of the Legal Market
Above the Law: Technology
Berkman Center for Internet and Society
Corporate Counsel News
Institute on Law Practice Technology & Innovation
Law Technology News
Open Law Lab
Reinvent Law Laboratory
Richard Susskind Tomorrow’s Lawyers