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Redefining Complex Litigation - Alma Asay at Legal Horizons Conference

Posted by Lily Bruns on Jul 28, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Not many litigators would leave Big Law to start the grueling journey of a legal tech entrepreneur, but our Founder, Alma Asay saw an industry at a tipping point and knew she had the solution to a growing problem. At the Janders Dean & Chicago-Kent College of Law Legal Horizons Conference, Asay was invited to share her insights on the future of litigation and what drove her to build Allegory's litigation management platform.

When most people think about litigation technology, E-Discovery software comes to mind. When practicing at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, Asay was frustrated that few vendors and technologists support the traditional practice of litigation:

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Topics: Alma Asay, Litigation, E-Discovery, Video, Litigation Management, Education, Events, Insights, Female Founders, Janders Dean, The Law Lab Channel, Chicago-Kent College of Law, EDRM

The Next Generation of Litigation Technology: Looking Beyond eDiscovery

Posted by Lily Bruns on Jul 18, 2016 4:00:00 PM

On July 18, 2016, Allegory founder and CEO Alma Asay moderated a panel at the ING3NIOUS 2016 NorCal eDiscovery and Information Governance Retreat, exploring the next tipping point in litigation technology. The panel offered valuable insights, summarized below, on the increasing challenges of litigation management and how technology can help.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Gibson Dunn, E-Discovery, Ing3nious, Panel, Rhonda Jenkins, Clyde & Co, Sam Kepler, Perkins Coie, Seth Schreiberg, Uber, LegalTech, Litigation Management, Events, Chip Nierlich, Insights

What Is Allegory and Why Do You Need It?

Posted by Alma Asay on Jul 13, 2016 12:00:00 PM

Allegory is a litigation management tool - encompassing not only evidence and transcripts, but the full scope of materials, issues, and work product critical to winning a case. Just as “practice management” software helps lawyers in small firms manage their law firm, Allegory helps lawyers – at firms of all sizes, from two-person boutiques to Vault 10 BigLaw – collaborate and manage their litigations.

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Topics: E-Discovery, LegalTech, Litigation Management, Education, Insights

How to Harness the Power of Legal Tech – Podcast for Association of Legal Administrators

Posted by Pavla Kopecna on Jun 17, 2016 4:00:00 PM

Alma Asay talks to ALA’s Kristina Vragovic about the power of legal technology to win complex cases, attract new business, and ensure profitability.

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Topics: Alma Asay, ALA, Press, LegalTech, Kristina Vragovic, Cloud, Podcast, Insights

Future of Legal Services at the Corporate Counsel Congress

Posted by Lily Bruns on Jun 9, 2016 12:00:00 PM

Disruptive forces of innovation are shaking up the legal industry - alternative business structures, process management, and technology can help law firms respond to market demands while delivering better value to corporate clients. At the Corporate Counsel Congress held in New York this past June, Allegory founder and CEO, Alma Asay, was invited to speak alongside a panel of leading legal practice innovators on the future of legal services.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Joe Borstein, Corporate Counsel Congress, Mark Smolik, Stephen Poor, Slideshare, Panel, LegalTech, Events, Travis Lenkner, Global Counsel Awards, Insights

Litigation Challenges, Solutions, and Metrics - Podcast with Evolve Law

Posted by Pavla Kopecna on Apr 5, 2016 4:00:00 PM

Our founder, Alma Asay, talks to Mary Juetten at Evolve Law about challenges for litigators and how smart technology can both solve those challenges and measure the impact.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Mary Juetten, Press, LegalTech, Podcast, Evolve Law, Insights

Allegory Introduces Automated Litigation Features at ABA TECHSHOW

Posted by Pavla Kopecna on Mar 16, 2016 4:00:00 PM

In the first decade of this century, e-discovery reached a tipping point, overwhelming the capacity of outside counsel and crushing the budgets of corporate legal departments. Accordingly, the multi-billion dollar e-discovery market was born to bring chaos into order. 

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Today, the same phenomenon is taking place in the traditional litigation process, as lawyers try to wind their way through depositions, summary judgment, hearings, and trial with a data dump of thousands – often, tens of thousands – of “highly relevant” documents. It is no longer sufficient to limit technology use to e-discovery tools designed solely for triage.

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Topics: Law Technology Today, Press, LegalTech, ABA, Insights

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