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The Tools You Need for Litigation Management - Podcast with Amy Bowser-Rollins

Posted by Lily Bruns on Jun 2, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Allegory founder and CEO, Alma Asay, was invited to share her technology insights on a podcast with litigation support guru, Amy Bowser-Rollins.

Within the community of journalists and legal professionals covering the latest technologies and most exciting conferences, Amy has carved her niche speaking to and for the unsung heroes of litigation support. The tools that have revolutionized the daily practice of litigation might not seem as exciting as the latest legal-chatbot or AI, but to Amy, software that addresses the pain points of day-to-day practice is her bread and butter. We were thrilled when Amy invited us to take a deep-dive into our software as part of her new Legal Tech Mastery series.

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Topics: Alma Asay, LegalTech, Litigation Management, Education, Podcast, Insights, Amy Bowser-Rollins, LitSupportGuru, Litigation Support

Litigation Tooltips - Allegory Co-Hosts CLE with Percipient and PacerPro

Posted by Lily Bruns on May 25, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Technology tools can make you more efficient, but the number of tools needed to successfully manage a litigation can be overwhelming - segmenting your workflow and distracting you from the bigger picture. Allegory Founder & CEO, Alma Asay, co-hosted a CLE with Anna McGrane of PacerPro and Chad Main of Percipient to discuss trends in legal services and ways in which litigation software can work together to improve your workflow.

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Topics: Alma Asay, LegalTech, Litigation Management, Education, Events, Insights, PacerPro, Anna McGrane, Chad Main, Percipient, CLE

Allegory's Alternate Path to Legal Tech Funding

Posted by Lily Bruns on Apr 10, 2017 3:25:57 AM

In a story for Legaltech News, Gabrielle Orum Hernández covers Allegory's latest funding round and why Founder and CEO Alma Asay chose to seek investment from within the legal community instead of taking the venture capital route pursued by many startups.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Funding, Press, LegalTech, Litigation Management, Investors

Allegory raises over $500,000 from industry leaders; Bob Rowe joins the Board of Directors

Posted by Lily Bruns on Mar 6, 2017 10:34:48 AM

PRESS RELEASE: Litigation tech startup Allegory raises over $500,000 from industry leaders; Bob Rowe joins the Board of Directors


Investors include:

Bob Rowe, former Executive Vice President in charge of Legal, Huron Consulting Group
Mike Suchsland, former President, Legal Business at Thomson Reuters
David Perla and Sanjay Kamlani, founders of Pangea3
Jeroen Plink, former CEO of Practical Law Company US
Karen Pordum, CEO and owner of Synergy Legal Staffing
Rob Hill, founder of Synergy Legal Staffing


Allegory, a cloud-based litigation technology startup, started by Gibson Dunn litigator Alma Asay in 2012, has exceeded its target of $500,000 in a funding round led by industry leaders.

Bob Rowe, formerly Executive Vice President at Huron Legal, which was acquired by Consilio for $112 million in 2015, led the round. He also joins Allegory’s Board of Directors. 

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Topics: Funding, Press, LegalTech, Litigation Management, Investors

How Alternative Legal Service Providers are Changing the Way Legal Work Gets Done

Posted by Lily Bruns on Feb 7, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Alternative legal service providers (ALSPs) are steadily making headway in the legal market, but far from chipping away at the share of legal work, they're creating valuable opportunities for both law firms and in-house counsel.

Allegory's Alma Asay joined a panel at January's Legaltech on " The Changing Makeup of the Legal Marketplace and How Legal Work is Getting Done" to share her take on the role ALSPs play.

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Topics: Panel, LegalTech, Thomson Reuters, Events, David Curle, ALSPs, LegalWeek, David Holmes, LPO, Andrew D. Gladstein

AJTA Symposium Part 2 - Training Young Litigators Through Just in Time Learning

Posted by Lily Bruns on Jan 31, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Allegory Founder and CEO, Alma Asay, spoke on January 27th at The American Journal of Trial Advocacy's Symposium 2017 held at the Cumberland School of Law. Her topic was "Applying the Technology Lessons of Legal Research to Litigation Practice: Just-In-Time Learning for Young Litigators."

This is the second in a two-part discussion about the AJTA Symposium and employing technology in legal practice. You can read the first post here.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Slideshare, LegalTech, Litigation Management, Education, Events, Insights, Cumberland School of Law, Just-in-time-learning, AJTA

AJTA Symposium Part 1 - Improving Your Practice with Legal Tech

Posted by Lily Bruns on Jan 30, 2017 8:00:00 PM

With the wealth of software now available, tech-savvy lawyers face a new challenge - how to ensure technology adds value to their practice? The American Journal of Trial Advocacy's Symposium 2017: Technological Tools for an Efficient Esquire brought together legal tech pioneers and lawyers to discuss better ways of bringing technology into the firm.

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Topics: Mary Juetten, LegalTech, Education, Events, Insights, Cumberland School of Law, AJTA, Eunbin Rii, Roe Frazer

Who is Driving Legal Tech Adoption?

Posted by Lily Bruns on Jan 30, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Drawing on market research across the legal industry, Allegory Founder and CEO, Alma Asay, presented a 5 minute Darwin Talk at Evolve Law's kick-off event to the Legal Week Experience on January 30th, 2017.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Slideshare, Darwin Talk, BigLaw, LegalTech, Evolve Law

What is Litigation Knowledge Management?

Posted by Lily Bruns on Nov 14, 2016 12:00:00 PM

What is Litigation Knowledge Management? At the ING3NIOUS SoCal eDiscovery & Information Governance Retreat, Allegory founder and CEO, Alma Asay put this question to a panel of law firm experts, who offered valuable insights, summarized below, on the increasing challenges of managing litigation knowledge, and how technology can help.

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Topics: Alma Asay, Gibson Dunn, E-Discovery, Ing3nious, Panel, Tucker Ellis, LegalTech, Litigation Management, Events, Insights, Bill Dance, Mike Hagen, Diana Feinstein, Procopio

It's Not Just Software, It's Best Practices - Podcast for Law Technology Now

Posted by Lily Bruns on Oct 28, 2016 4:00:00 PM

Allegory Founder and CEO Alma Asay sat down with Bob Ambrogi of Law Technology Now on the Legal Talk Network to discuss litigation management applications and why law firms can no longer afford to litigate without the right software for analyzing and accessing evidence.

"You may just be talking about 10,000 documents, but at that stage, you don't just need to know that those are relevant to the case, you actually need to know those documents inside and out."

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Topics: Alma Asay, Legal Talk Network, Law Technology Now, LegalTech, Interviews, Litigation Management, Podcast, Insights, Academy for Private Practice, Bob Ambrogi

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