The Prodigal Son
1:00 - 1:50pm
Friday
Main Ballroom

How Law Firms are Taking Back Control of Document Review. Today’s cases are often reviewed by third parties and law firms have seen the erosion of this staple revenue source. At the same time, corporations are looking for more efficient and cost-effective methods to manage growing volumes. But the story is not over. Contrary to initial predictions, technology is actually placing review back into the hands of legal teams. Join us to understand how we got to where we are, and what factors are at play in realigning review competencies with the core capabilities of law firms – and how to accelerate the turnaround.


Maura Grossman, Research Professor, University of Waterloo

Daniel Nyman, Senior Staff Lawyer, Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP

Jessica Lockett, Director, Legal Solutions, Commonwealth Legal

Sean Lynch, Manager, Legal Solutions, Commonwealth Legal (M)