Nick Abrahams.

Nick Abrahams

Nick Abrahams.

The Future of Law & Lawyers

10.30 – 10.45am | Sumac Room

Nick takes us on a journey into the future of law and lawyers, including:

  • How to unlock creativity in lawyers
  • Lawyers must embrace tech, but the right kind of tech
  • Forget media scare campaigns about widespread tech-induced lawyer unemployment. Tech will create enormous opportunities for lawyers
  • Tired of innovation-theatre! Presenting a proven methodology to ensure in-house legal teams can actually bring ROI-positive innovations to fruition

Rise of the Bots

Nick leads a panel session showcasing bots from Telstra, Microsoft and Norton Rose Fulbright, followed by a lively discussion on the rise of the bots!

10.45 – 11.15am | Sumac Room

About Nick

Nick is the Global Head of Technology & Innovation for top 10 international law firm, Norton Rose Fulbright.

Separately to NRF, he is a disruptor in his own right, having co-founded online legal service LawPath 6 years ago. LawPath now has over 70,000 users.

Nick is on the boards of: ASX300 software company, Integrated Research; global genomic medicine leader, the Garvan Foundation; Sydney Film Festival and the Vodafone Foundation.

He is the author of the Kindle best-selling books Digital Disruption in Australia and Big Data, Big Responsibilities. He produced the mockumentary Searching for Alison Porchnik featuring Woody Allen and Carol Cane.