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Futures Law Faculty workshop – Intelligent machines

Mar 14, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Futures Law Faculty

“Emotionally Intelligent Lawyers and Artificially Intelligent Machines, Better Together”

The law is changing faster than we anticipate. Robots are already said to perform better than some lawyers on several legal tasks. A thousand legal start-ups 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?

Join our Master Session with renowned international legal futurist and lawyer, Chrissie Lightfoot, as we discuss the future of law and how we can use it to our advantage. Incorporating these advancements will put you ahead of those resisting change. This insightful session is not to be missed for the future of your legal career and firm. The session is followed by a networking event with like-minded professionals. Canapés will be served at the Rooftop Bar.

Chrissie Lightfoot – International Futurist & Lawyer

Chrissie Lightfoot founded Robot Lawyer LISA (AI Tech Support Ltd) – a Legal Intelligence Support Assistant, the world’s first impartial AI lawyer.

Chrissie is extensively involved in the research, development and deployment of legal AI solutions for both businesses and consumers, and aims to prepare legal professionals for the future of law. Chrissie is an inspirational woman entrepreneur, a solicitor, 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.

Chrissie advises entrepreneurs, lawyers, technologists and their companies, globally, on the future of legal services, products, smart legal buying, AI and robotics in the legal ecosystem, personal branding, social media, social networking, marketing, business development 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).

About the Futures Law Faculty

The Futures Law Faculty is a community of like-minded advocates, lawyers and futurists that have curated a pioneering series of masterclasses and workshops to prepare law firms for the future of the legal industry and equip legal professionals with the insight and tools necessary for a competitive edge.

To learn more about the Futures Law Faculty or to sign up for our upcoming Master Sessions & Workshops click here. You can also get in touch by sending an email to [email protected] or by calling 073 186 6427


Mar 14, 2019
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Futures Law Faculty
+27 73 186 6427


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