Jun 2, 2021
Orrick is a global leader in innovation in the legal industry
and not just at the level of process or system improvement – that’s
where we see lots of legal innovation initiatives start and end –
at Orrick, they are doing much, much more.
They have created new enterprises,
products and education opportunities, to name a few things -
these collectively point to an innovative culture founded on client
centricity, agility, continuous improvement and purpose.
We had an amazing conversation about
all of this (and lots more) with: Wendy
Curtis, Chief Innovation Officer; Kate
Orr, Senior Innovation Counsel; and Daryl
Shetterly, Director of Orrick Analytics.
Topics covered in this session
- What legal innovation is and is
- A deep dive into some of Orrick’s
innovation initiatives like Orrick Labs;
tech fund; Orrick
Analytics; and The
- The importance and use of data in
- The importance of multidisciplinary
teams and collaboration in innovation and how these are hallmarks
of innovative legal practices and critical to them
- How to create a culture of
- Whether or not an innovative mindset
is a case of nurture or nature
- Why law firms should feel compelled
- Where legal practitioners and
practices can start on their innovation and change journeys
Thank you so much, Wendy, Kate and
Daryl for leading by example and contributing so significantly to
creating a new, different and better legal industry!