John Tredennick is the founder and chief executive officer of Catalyst. A nationally known trial lawyer and longtime litigation...
Stephanie Francis Ward, a legal affairs writer, joined the ABA Journal staff in 2001. Stephanie had worked as a...
John Tredennick started a focus on legal technology in 1988—back when law firms saw it as something limited to fancy computers and adding machines. He asked Holland & Hart, the Denver-based firm where he was a partner, to add the words chief information officer to his title. “You need a leader, not just somebody on staff but somebody who understands the bigger vision of the firm—where we fit in the legal landscape and how we can harness technology to get us where we want to be,” Tredennick told partners. “I said, ‘I want to be that leader,’ and they made me the technology partner.”
In depth interviews with innovative pioneers in the legal profession.
Judge Scott Schlegel talks about his initial tactics into delivering justice online and delve into how he and his court responded to COVID-19.
Kathy Ehrhart discusses the protocols she helped develop for the trial and talk about how the video proceeds went.
Paula Littlewood discusses the ongoing lawyer re-regulation efforts across the country and Washington State's pioneering limited license legal technician program.
Kimball Dean Parker talks about SixFifty and how this tool can help your law firm during COVID-19.
Michael G. Heavican, the chief justice of the Nebraska Supreme Court, talks about the National Pandemic Summit that he hosted in May 2019 for...
Cody Barbo, CEO and co-founder of Trust & Will, talks about why he created the platform and his plans for the future.