29. La Fintech Week 2018 de Georgetown [Español]

Fintech Week 2018 organizada por el Institute of International Economic Law ( http://www.iielaw.org ), de la Facultad de Derecho de Georgetown y The Institute for Financial Markets, del Fondo Monetario Internacional.  Este episodio explora 1. las smart regulations, 2. el papel de los legisladores como facilitadores de innovación en el ámbito Fintech 3. innovación en África y mucho más!

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29. Highlights on Georgetown’s Fintech Week 2018 [English]

Fintech Week 2018 was co-hosted by Institute of International Economic Law, from Georgetown University Law Center and The Institute for Financial Markets, from the International Monetary Fund. 

This episode covers 1. smart regulation, 2. regulators involvement in the development of fintech companies 3. innovation in Africa and much more!

LabCFTC aks innovators for competition ideas: https://www.cftc.gov

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[Interview] 28. Jason Foscolo, Founder of The Food Law Firm: A successful subscription based law firm [English]

Jason Foscolo’s journey is unlike any other lawyer we’ve had on The Quirky Lawyer Podcast before.

This episode covers how:

1. To build a successful subscription based law firm;

2. To give legal advise on innovative food products, such as vegan cheese;

3. Your passion and any experiences on your life help you build a niche and attract clients; 

4. Innovation comes from limitations and going through biglaw is not the only route to success; and

5. To show clients, in tangible ways, the value you bring to the table as a lawyer.

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[Español] 27. Storytelling para abogados: el poder de nuestras historias

La persuasión es una habilidad indispensable para los abogados. O puedes contar historias que persuadan, convenzan, apasionen, en definitiva, historias que ganen debates y negociaciones o te va a ser muy difícil conseguir clientes.

Este episodio explora las claves del storytelling. 

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[English] 27. Storytelling for lawyers: the power of our narrative

As a lawyer being persuasive is a must skill to master. Either you are able to tell stories that persuade, compel, convince and ultimately win arguments and negotiations or you are going to have a very hard time landing clients.

Discover why storytelling is a critical skill for lawyers and the keys to good communication.

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[English] [Interview] 26. Legal Creatives with Tessa Manuello: Infusing Creativity into Legal Work

This episode is a deep dive into creativity in legal practice featuring Tessa Manuello, an expert in legal innovation and creativity. We cover:

– How lawyers can be more creative in their daily practice;

– How to reduce the access to justice gap while improving lawyers’ lifestyle;

– Legal design;

– Contract sprints; and

– The best tools to enhance innovation and creativity.

Follow Tessa on https://www.legalcreatives.com , youtube and Instagram

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[English] [Interview] 25. Richard Mabey’s success story: Building Data-Driven Legal Teams

Today’s episode features Richard Maybey CEO at Juro (https://juro.com). Richard has successfully transitioned from big law to legaltech entrepreneur and is transforming the way contracts are made.

This episode has great insights on:

– How data is reshaping legal work;

– How to transition from traditional legal roles into legal tech;

– Legal operations teams;

– Legal design; and

– Strategic legal thinking.

Juro has just released a free ebook “Legal Operations: How to do it and why it matters”. You can download it from the following link:Legal Operations Ebook

[English] [Interview] 23. Legal Innovation from the bench: the perspective of a US Judge with Hon. John Facciola

Today’s episode brings a brand new perspective into the legal innovation debate. Hon. John Facciola shares his insights on the intersection between law and technology as a United States Magistrate Judge in the District of Columbia and a Law Professor at Georgetown Law School.

The Sedona Conference website: https://thesedonaconference.org

Georgetown LawAdvanced E-Discovery Institute website: 2018 Advanced eDiscovery Institute

Georgetown Institute for Law, Science and Global Security

[English] [Interview] 22. Mindfulness for Lawyers with Michael Goldman and Ruby Sheikh

Today I’m sharing with you a really powerful episode where I interview Michael Goldman and Ruby Sheik both working at Georgetown University Law Centre and facilitators at the Lawyers in Balance program.

We will be discussing meditation, mindfulness and some other ways that can help you cope with your everyday life and improve your professional skills from the inside out.


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