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Alternative Business Models
Date: 01/31/2018
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL
Presented by: YLS Future of the Profession
Experience Level: Basic to Intermediate
MCLE Credit: 2.75 IL PR-MCLE Credits, approved
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Ever increasing consumer demands have led to the expansion of DIY legal services, exemplified by companies like Legal Zoom and Rocket Lawyer. This panel will discuss how this model of law fits into the broader market for legal services, how and why they operate separately from law firms, and the ethical questions behind alternative business structures, which would allow attorneys and non-attorneys to co-own law firms.
Jayne Reardon, Executive Director, Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalim
Andrew Vaughn, Founder, NuVorce
Javad Khazaeli, Co-Founder, Road to Status, LLC
Moderator: Jessica Bednarz, Director of Innovation and Training, Justice Entrepreneurs Project
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