Is AI a friend or foe to bar leaders? Join Larry Bridgesmith J.D., CEO of Legal Alignment LLC and listed as one of America’s Best Lawyers, as he examines the myths and explores the opportunities for bar associations to advance the practice of law through the strategic use of artificial intelligence as a legal assistant during the next NCBP 21st Century Lawyer on Thursday, September 28, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. eastern.
NCBP Diversity Scholar and President of National Bar Association interviewed by Chicago Tribune...NCBP Diversity Scholar and National Bar Association President Juan Thomas was recently interviewed by the Chicago Tribune and talked about the role he sees the bar playing in today's society. Read the full interview in the Chicago Tribune.
Ready for robot lawyers? How students can prepare for the future of law...There was a time when law firm trainees (in the U.K.) were essentially glorified administrators. Read more in the Guardian.
Mobile Bar Association Makes Diversity Task Force a Permanent Committee...Thanks to the work of NCBP Diversity Scholar Suntrease Williams Maynard, the Mobile Bar Association has made the decision to make their Diversity Task Force a permanent committee. Read more in the MBA monthly newsletter.