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Shawnna Hoffman

Ms. Hoffman serves as the Global Co-Leader for the IBM Cognitive Legal Practice driving global strategy and execution across...

Brian Kuhn

Mr. Kuhn serves as the Global Co-Leader for the IBM Watson Legal Practice driving global strategy and execution across...

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Professor Jonathan Askin

Professor Jonathan Askin is a professor at Brooklyn Law School where he teaches technology, telecommunications, and entrepreneurial law and policy. He...

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It’s a question that has increasingly haunted lawyers: will artificial intelligence take legal jobs away from human lawyers? In this report from On The Road, host Jonathan Askin talks to IBM Watson Legal’s Shawnna Hoffman and Brian Kuhn about the potential and future of AI in the legal industry. They explore whether AI will replace human lawyers and provide an answer for access to justice. They also discuss the role of law students as thought leaders, project managers, and solution architects.

Shawnna Hoffman and Brian Kuhn serve as global co-leaders for the IBM Cognitive Legal Practice driving global strategy and execution across clients, legal markets, and internal groups.

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Published: November 17, 2017
Podcast: On the Road
Category: Law School , Legal News , Legal Technology , Access to Justice
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On the Road
On the Road

Recorded on the conference floor, "On the Road" includes highlights and interviews from popular legal events.

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