On October 24, Chicago-Kent and the Chicago Bar Association hosted the Chicago Legal Tech Innovator Showcase. This event started with a special CLE event featuring three local technology leaders – Rakesh Madhava – CEO, NextPoint, Wendy Rubas – General Counsel, Village MD, and Kevin Chern – Managing Partner, UpRight Law — discussing innovation and its importance in today’s legal marketplace.
Innovator Showcase Winners
The Showcase also highlighted 10 best local innovators of 2017 – 5 firms and 5 businesses. Showcase participants met with the innovators face to face to ask questions, and then the 10 innovators provided short demonstrations of their specialized product or service in a TED-style talk. The 10 winners were:
- Legal Tech:
- Law Firms/Legal Aid: