INTERVIEW WITH JIM DELKOUSIS, CEO AND FOUNDER PERSUIT

This week I had the opportunity to speak to Jim Delkousis, CEO and founder at Persuit. After graduating with his law degree, Jim began working at one of Australia’s leading law firms, Mallesons Stephen Jaques. He quickly made his way up the ranks, getting promoted to Senior Associate in 1995, and Partner in 1999. For…

INTERVIEW WITH SHEILA GORMLEY, CO-FOUNDER, REPSTOR

This episode I caught up with Sheila Gormley Co-founder and Exec VP Legal Division at Repstor.  Repstor says it transforms and simplifies Microsoft 365 Information Management, and specialises in optimising Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Teams productivity and information control for businesses worldwide.  It aims to harness the investment companies have already made in these platforms,…

INTERVIEW WITH RACHEL JACOBS, GC, SPRINGER NATURE

Springer Nature has been on a fascinating legal tech journey over the past 12 months. A relatively small team of four lawyers are now able to focus on doing high-value work, as business users self-serve 95% of contracts. There’ve been huge savings in time, the equivalent of 50 days saved in the first half of…

INTERVIEW WITH DON KELLER, CEO & FOUNDER, JOINDER

In this episode I speak to Don Keller, CEO and founder at Joinder. Don is a partner in the Silicon Valley office of Orrick, and a member of the Technology Companies Group. He advises high-growth technology companies, public companies, venture capital firms and investment banks. He has advised clients on more than 60 public offerings,…

INTERVIEW WITH HORACE WU, MANAGING DIRECTOR AT SYNTHEIA

In this episode, I catch up with Horace Wu, Managing Director at Syntheia. Syntheia’s mission is to make life easy for lawyers and to help them do their best work.  In practice, that means Syntheia has designed its software to fit existing workflows. Horace and his team talk to law firms, understand: how are they…

INTERVIEW WITH MATT PEACOCK, OMC PARTNERS

In this episode, I interview Matt Peacock from OMC Partners. Matt specialises in improving legal operations, and has designed legal strategies and implemented a range of legal delivery models, leveraging his deep experience in legal process redesign, resourcing technology, risk management, and project management. Matt explains the “eye-opening” value doing an MBA has brought to…

INTERVIEW WITH CASEY KUHLMAN, CEO, MONAX

Casey Kuhlman is the CEO of Monax, a leader in digital legal infrastructure. A respected blockchain-native Software-as-a-Service company, Monax builds decentralised systems and growing ecosystem applications. They describe themselves as dog-lovers and do-gooders, ex-marines and mindfulness-advocates, photographers and music-lovers, artists and craftsmen, gamers and cooks, athletes and tinkerers. “We are some of the brightest minds in the…