July 13, 2016

Events

National Summit

Thank you to all who attended and followed the ABA National Summit on Innovation in Legal Services, and to Stanford School of Law for their support.

2016

Legal Checkups - Comments

2015

New Categories of Legal Services Providers - Comments

2014

Future of Legal Services - Comments

2014

Grassroots Meeting 
St. Louis, MO
April 21, 2014
Missouri Chief Justice: Future Realities Present New Challenges, Opportunities for Delivering Justice Solutions by Hon. Mary Russell 
Missouri Chief Justice Announces Creation of Task Force on the Future of the Legal Profession

Duke University School of Law - Brown Bag Lunch
Commission Representative: William Hubbard
June 23, 2014
Columbia, SC

Conference of Chief Justices Annual Conference Roundtable Discussion 
White Sulphur Springs, WV
July 21, 2014

Commission on Future of Legal Services (Commission Meeting) 
Boston, MA
August 10, 2014

Commission on Future of Legal Services (Commission Meeting) 
Chicago, IL
September 11-12, 2014

ABA Section Officers’ Conference
Mini-Futures Conference
 
Chicago, IL
September 12, 2014

Washington State Bar Association
Mission Possible: Choose the Future of Your Profession
Webinar 
October 1, 2014

ABA/YLD Fall Conference
National Summit on Access to Justice: The Future of the Legal Profession
Portland, OR
October 11, 2014
American Bar President Calls for Reform to Meet Legal Needs of the Low-Income

ABA Center for Professional Responsibility
Mini-Futures Conference on Ethics and Regulatory Issues
 
Chicago, IL
October 24, 2014

State Bar of Michigan
The Future of Legal Services: 
Changes and Challenges in the Legal Profession
 

Lansing, MI
November 10, 2014
Summary Report
New Task Force to Tackle Challenges of 21st Century Legal Practice

ABA Board of Governors' Program Committee Access Discussion
Charleston, SC
November 13, 2014

2015

Conference of Chief Justices Professionalism and the Confidence of the Bar Committee Meeting
San Antonio, TX
January 26, 2015

ABA Board of Governors
Preventive Law Discussion

Houston, TX
February 6, 2015

Commission Hearings
Houston, TX
February 7, 2015

National Conference of Bar Presidents
Panel Presentation/Roundtables

Houston, TX
February 7, 2015
Which way forward?: National Conference of Bar Presidents discusses possible futures for the profession and for bar associations by Marilyn Cavicchia

Commission on Future of Legal Services (Commission Meeting)
Houston, TX
February 8, 2015

Chicago Bar Association's Futures Fair
Expo Presence

Chicago, IL
February 20, 2015

American College of Trial Lawyers
Futures Presentation

Miami Beach, FL
February 28 - March 1, 2015

Commission Hearings at
Bar Leadership Institute

Chicago, IL
March 11, 2015

Sarasota Bar Association
Futures Presentation

Sarasota, FL
March 26, 2015

New York State Bar Association
Futures Presentation
Albany, NY
March 28, 2015

Arizona Grassroots Meeting
Future of Delivery of Legal Services in Arizona

Arizona Forward
Tempe, AZ
April 3, 2015

ABA Standing Committee on Public Education - Futures Presentation
Chicago, IL
April 10, 2015

ABA Business Law Section - Council
Meeting - Futures Presentation
San Francisco, CA
April 18, 2015

Ohio State Bar Association
Access to Justice Summit
OSBA Annual Convention
Sandusky, OH
April 30, 2015

Beverly Hills Bar Association
The Relevant Lawyer - The Future of the Legal Profession
Futures Presentation
Beverly Hills, CA
May 1, 2015
Presenter: Frederic S. Ury, Esq.

A National Summit on Innovation in Legal Services
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
May 2-4, 2015

ALI Annual Meeting
Futures Presentation

Washington, DC
May 17-20, 2015

Future of the Delivery of Legal Services
in North Carolina
Cary, NC
May 27, 2015
Creation of a new North Carolina Commision on the Administration of Law and Justice
Compilation via Storify

National Conference on Professional Responsibility - Futures Presentation

Denver, CO
May 28, 2015

ABA Board of Governors
Blue Sky Innovation Discussion

Washington, DC
June 5, 2015

Louisiana State Bar Association
Futures Presentation
Sandestin, FL
June 8, 2015

Annual Florida Bar Convocation
Futures Presentation
Boca Raton, FL
June 23, 2015

Collaborative Bar Leadership Academy
Futures Presentation
Minneapolis, MN
June 25-27, 2015

Australian Bar Association Conference
Futures Presentation

Boston, MA
July 8, 2015

Conference of Chief Justices
Professionalism and the Confidence of the Bar Committee

Omaha, NE
July 27, 2015

National Organization of Bar Counsel
Futures Presentation

Commission's Representative: Andy Perlman
Chicago, IL
Thursday, July 30, 2015

Fifth Annual Forum on Judicial Independence:
Courts As Leaders - Learning From Ferguson

Co-Sponsor: Commission on the Future of Legal Services
Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
Chicago, IL
July 31, 2015

National Conference of Bar Presidents
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representatives: Fred Ury and Renee Knake
Chicago, IL
August 1, 2015

National Conference on Client-centric Legal Services
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Ruth Hill Bro
University of Denver
Denver, CO
August 14-15, 2015

Ohio State Judges
Ohio State Judicial Conference
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Judy Perry Martinez
Columbus, OH
September 3, 2015

ABA Diversity Center Meeting
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representatives: Karl Camillucci and Dwight Smith
Chicago, IL
September 19, 2015

USDC Northern District of Oregon Federal Judges
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Judy Perry Martinez
Portland, OR
October 2, 2015

New England Bar Association
Panel Discussion
Commission's Representative: William Hubbard
Newport, RI
October 2-3, 2015

Missouri Bar Annual Meeting/Missouri Judicial Conference
Panel Discussion - Disruptive Innovators: The Forces Driving Change in the Legal Profession - Justice Gap, Advancing Technology, Non-Lawyer Services, Regulation...

Commission's Representative: Judy Perry Martinez
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark
St. Louis, MO
October 8, 2015

College of Law Practice Management
Futures Conference 2015

Commission's Representative: Ron Staudt
Chicago, Il
October 8-9, 2015

ABA Section of International Law
Panel Discussion
Commission's Representatives: William Hubbard
and Judy Perry Martinez
Montreal, Canada
October 21, 2015

CPR's Annual Fall Leadership Conference
Futures Presentation

Commission's Representative: Judy Perry Martinez
Contact: Art Garwin
Chicago, IL
October 23, 2015

State Bar of Michigan Annual Justice Initiatives Summit
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Renee Knake
Lansing, MI
October 28, 2015

NLADA Meeting
Futures Presentations at the following
NLADA Meetings:
 NOBA Women in the Profession Lunch; NLADA Joint Plenary Session; NAPABA Board Meeting; New Jersey State Bar Board Meeting
Commission Representatives: Judy Perry Martinez, Terry Brooks and Jim Sandman
Contact: Brian Peter-Vernasian
New Orleans, LA
November 4-7, 2015

Making Justice Accessible Symposium
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Commission's Representative: Hon. Lora Livingston
Contact: Julian Kronick
Somersville, MA
November 11-12, 2015

National Association of Bar Executives’
State Regulatory Workshop
Futures Presentation
Commission Representative: Ken Goldsmith
Portland, OR
November 12, 2015

ABA Standing Committee on Bar Activities and Services
Regulatory Issues Presentation

Commission's Representative: Andy Perlman
Contact: Roseanne Lucianek 
Chicago, IL
November 14, 2015

North Carolina Commission on the Administration of Law and Justice Meeting
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Andy Perlman
Contact: Hon. Mark Martin/Catharine Arrowood
Raleigh, NC
December 1, 2015

2016

AALS Annual  Meeting
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Dan Rodriguez
New York, NY
January 6-10, 2016

Winter Bench Bar Meeting of the Washington County Bar Association
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Fred Ury
Contact: Kathleen L. Sabol, Executive Director
Canonsburg, PA
January 22, 2016

Conference of Chief Justices Professionalism Committee
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Andy Perlman
Monterey, CA
February 1, 2016

Joint Dinner of ABA Judicial Division's Lawyers Conference and the National Conference of Administrative Law Judges
Futures Presentation 
Commission's Representative: Judy Perry Martinez
Contact: Mark Sessions
San Diego, CA
February 5, 2016

Futures Panel Discussion/Regulatory Issues
National Conference of Bar Presidents
Commission's Representative: Andy Perlman
Contact:  Roseanne Lucianek
San Diego, CA
February 6, 2016

Keynote Speaker-Solo and Small Firm Conference
Louisiana State Bar
Commission Representative: Judy Perry Martinez
Contact: Shawn Sholahan
New Orleans, LA
February 25-26, 2016

New Hampshire Bar Association Midyear Meeting
Commission Representatives: William Hubbard and Andy Perlman
Manchester, NH
March 4, 2016

ABA TechShow
Plenary Talk - The Future of Legal Services: Expand Access to Justice and Improve Client Service through Technology
Commission's Representative: William Hubbard
Contact: Adriana Linares
Chicago, IL
March 17, 2016

ABA TechShow
Atticus Finch, and Access: Bringing Quality and Affordable Legal Services to the Masses and Graphic Design 101 for Litigators
Commission's Representative: Margaret Hagan
Chicago, IL
Friday, March 18, 2016

Western State Bar Conference
Futures Program
Commission's Representatives: Hon. Barbara Madsen and Judy Perry Martinez
Contact: Paula Littleton
San Diego, CA
March 31, 2016 

The Future is Now Legal Services 2.016 Conference
Conference Announcement
Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism
Commission Representative: Judy Perry Martinez
Contact: Jayne Reardon
Chicago, Illinois
April 6, 2016

Maryland State Bar Association's Planning Conference
Futures Presentation
Commission Representative: Judy Perry Martinez
Contact: Pamila Brown
Columbia, Maryland
April 8, 2016

ABA Section of International Law
Futures Panel Discussion
Commission's Representative: Andy Perlman
New York, NY
April 12-15, 2016

2016 National Conference of Bar Examiners
Bar Admissions Conference
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: William Hubbard
Contact: Ellen Embertson
Washington, DC
April 15-16, 2016

ABA Standing Committee on Public Education Meeting
Commission's Representative: Karl Camillucci
Contact: Cathy Hawke
Chicago, IL
April 15-16, 2016

National Conference on Professional Responsibility
Futures Presentation
Commission's Represenative: Judy Perry Martinez
Contact: Art Garwin
Philadelphia, PA
June 3, 2016

ABA Solo Small Firm General Practice Division Brown Bag Session - Teleconference
Commission Representative: Dwight Smith
Equal Access to Equal Justice – The Merger of Legal Plans and Technology
June 8, 2016

2016 Annual Florida Bar Convention
Commission Representative:
William Hubbard
Orlando, FL
June 15-18, 2016

Connecticut Bar’s Young Lawyer’s Division
Commission Representative: Andy Perlman
June 24, 2016

Alabama State Bar
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Frederic S. Ury
Contact: Marcia Daniels
Sandestin, FL
June 24, 2016

2016

Intercourt Federal & State Judicial Conference
Futures Presentation
Commission's Representative: Andy Perlman
Contact: Hon. Mark Martin
September 29-30, 2016

South Carolina Access to Justice Commission
Summit on Meaningful Access to Justice for All
Commission's Representative: Maury Poscover
Contact:  Matthew T. Richardson
Columbia, SC
October 24, 2016