News Tag: Legal innovation
December 20, 2018
Lawyers often joke that they couldn’t afford themselves if they ran into a serious legal problem. While that is (usually) an exaggeration when a lawyer says it, it reflects a reality we all know to be true for most people in our community. It was not always like this, but somewhere along the way our profession managed to price the proverbial “regular guy” out of the market for most legal services.
As lawyers, we like to think of ourselves as problem solvers. This time the problem is us, and in 2019 we all need to make it a priority to solve it.Tags: Future of the Profession | JEP | Legal innovation | Technology read more ...
December 11, 2018
The goal of the CBF Justice Entrepreneurs Project has always been twofold. First and most obviously, we want to increase access to affordable legal services for low and middle-income people and businesses in the Chicago area through the direct efforts of the lawyers in the JEP network.
The second aim of the JEP has always been to […]Tags: CBF 70th Anniversary | JEP | Legal innovation | Resources read more ...