LIVE EVENT

Hear from Leading Firms on the Importance of Innovation in Unprecedented Times
Live Event Date:
June 2, 2020

Live Event Time:
12:00 PM CST

Join us for a video webcast discussion with innovative firms dealing with the effects of a world crisis without missing a beat.  The dramatic shift in the legal landscape left some firms scrambling to equip their teams for remote work, while others made a seamless transition. Hear how these firms leverage technology to stay connected, rapidly solve problems, and exceed client expectations to gain a competitive edge.  
Among the topics we will explore: 

  • What impact COVID-19 has had on the firm 
  • How they are utilizing technology to deal with the crisis situation 
  • Specific examples of response plans and tech enabled solutions  
  • How their firm has adapted to new ways of doing business 
  • What the new normal will look like at their firm 
Speakers:
Alana Carson 
Director of Knowledge Management,
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt
Alana directs the firm’s internal and client-facing knowledge management and innovation solutions, using both a systems and a people oriented approach to achieve results. With over 20 years in information organization, Alana leverages firm knowledge and streamlines processes to increase efficiency, while working to create collaborative solutions for our clients. 
Charles Collins  
Director of Information Technology,
Ward & Smith, P.A.
With over 15 years of experience in information technology and application development in the legal industry, Charles leads the evaluation and implementation of technology platforms at Ward & Smith.  He provides innovative solutions both internally to enhance efficiency and externally to drive the client experience. 
Myka Hopgood  
Director of Research & Practice Services, 
Dykema  
Myka serves as the strategic Project Manager on key firm initiatives including implementation of the firm’s DMS, NetDocuments, the technical merge with Cox Smith in 2015, the migration to a new Business Intake system, and most recently migration to our new finance system. She oversees the firm’s Research and KM initiatives, focused on Practice Group strategies and priorities, as well as the firm’s Information Governance and Records Management Team, where she is leading a large transformative project.
Don Fuchs  
Vice President- Legal Sales North America
Don currently leads North America sales for HighQ- now a part of Thomson Reuters.  Co-Founder of the legal tech company; Legal Anywhere, Don is a seasoned technology entrepreneur and sales leader, formerly a practicing attorney.   HighQ acquired Legal Anywhere in 2018, when he became responsible for rebuilding the North America HighQ sales team and strategy, and scaling it to achieve the company's aggressive growth goals.  
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