Law Office Technology/Management Section

Issues relating to law practice management and computer technology are the focus of this section, which also informs its members on the latest in technology and practice management. It annually hosts the Law Tech CLE and exposition.

Immediate Past Chair
Hardee, Martin & Donahoe
213 E Lafayette
Jackson, TN 38301
The Richardson Law Firm
25 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Suite 309
Memphis, TN 38103

Hackathon Yields New Diversity Ideas for Law Firms

Stanford Law School’s inaugural “Women In Law Hackathon” yielded a range of innovative ideas to re-energize the diversity dialogue in law firms. The first place finisher won $10,000 for creating a new compensation model designed to promote the retention and advancement of women by aligning firm values and culture with pay and promotion.Second place went to a program designed to pair a female partner and female associate with a client. Third place went to a program that uses metrics to eliminate systemic and individual barriers to business development success for female lawyers. The ABA Journal has more.

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Group Honors Firms for Fair Pay for Women

The Women in Law Empowerment Forum (WILEF) has released its 2016 list of law firms that meet its criteria for fairly promoting and compensating women. Tennessee-based firms and national firms with a Tennessee office receiving certification on the list are Baker Donelson, Jackson Lewis, Littler and and Polsinelli.

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