The law is changing faster than we anticipate. Robots are already said to perform better than some lawyers on various legal tasks. A thousand legal startups have been registered around the world, and they promise to be better and faster than the traditional firms we know. The digital revolution is already here. Are you ready for this new world?
Chrissie advises entrepreneurs, lawyers, technologists and their companies, globally, on the future of legal services, products, AI and robotics in the legal eco-system and innovation. As a legal and business commentator she is periodically quoted in CNN, Forbes, The Economist, Entrepreneur, Raconteur, The Guardian, Financial Times and The Times (London).
The Futures Law Faculty is the first to host Chrissie Lightfoot in South Africa and forms part of a new series of masterclasses and workshops focussing on the future of the law. All attendees will receive a free copy of the bestselling: The Naked Lawyer: RIP to XXX – How to Market, Brand and Sell YOU!
The masterclass is followed by canapés and networking at the Rooftop Bar.
Attendees will learn about:
– LegalTech and LawTech;
– The rise of expertise Automation;
– New Business Models, strategies and planning;
– Challenges and opportunities;
– Cost effective LawTech and LegalTech solutions;
– The new legal buyer (consumer and business);
– New roles and skills for the human lawyer;
– Should lawyers learn to code or not?;
– New lawyerly education;
– What, how and where to work;
– The new meaning of ‘expert’ lawyer;
– The Magic Brand trio; and
– How to market, brand and sell YOU (and your business of law).
Chrissie is extensively involved in the research, development and deployment of legal AI solutions for businesses and consumers and aims to prepare legal professionals for the future of law. Chrissie is an inspirational woman entrepreneur, a solicitor (non-practising), consultant, regular international Keynote speaker, legal futurist, legal and business commentator and a writer. She wrote the pioneering best-seller The Naked Lawyer: RIP to XXX – How to Market, Brand and Sell YOU! and its trailblazing sequel on the subject of the impact of AI and Robots on law and society Tomorrow’s Naked Lawyer: NewTech, NewHuman, NewLaw – How to be successful 2015 to 2045.
The event promises to be motivational, inspirational and even transformational by providing insights into the theory and practice of law now and in the near and distant future. Prepare and act now to future-proof yourself and your business.