Over the years, Richard Susskind has provided a great deal of forward-thinking advice for the legal industry. But beyond his work, he also provides a shining example for Father's Day.
No matter how careful you are when you eat, you inevitably create crumbs. Do you know who is snacking on your crumbs? According to a recent LegalFutures article, Professor Richard Susskind includes a warning for Big Law in his new book, Tomorrow's Lawyers: An Introduction to Your Future:* Professor Susskind accepted that there is some force in... Continue Reading →
Shift happens -- even in law firms. Are you ready? That's the question that kept surfacing at the ILTA09 conference last week. You'd have to be living under a rock not to have noticed the impact of the economy on law firms and their clients alike. Thankfully, ILTA09 didn't just remind us of the bad... Continue Reading →
Richard Susskind likes to be provocative. And, he's good at it. After hearing his talk at Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society, I found my mind churning with ideas of what it might be like if his vision became our reality. However, I soon felt stymied by the enormity of the challenge of changing... Continue Reading →