The international law firm Bryan Cave LLP announced that it has launched TechX, a new incubator designed to grow Bryan Cave’s industry leading legal technology awareness, depth and expertise for competitive advantage by centralizing thought leadership and enabling participants to market innovation excellence. This group of forward-thinking attorneys and other professionals extends across multiple offices around the world, and includes many different practice groups and areas of experience. The firm’s dedication to, and promotion of, innovation, will lead the way in revolutionizing the practice of law, and creating efficiencies for clients along the way.
By collaborating in this manner among various disciplines and departments throughout the firm, the synergy created through knowledge sharing and experimentation through pilots and other initiatives will put our lawyers and other professionals at the forefront of understanding and employing innovative technology, as well as continuing to identify new use cases. As a part of this initiative, the firm is currently evaluating the efficacy of new tools, noting the recent appearance of new providers such as as RAVN Systems, ThreadKM, ROSS, Neota Logic and Kira Systems, among others.
The announcement coincides with the recent launch of BCXponent a new division of the firm focused on delivering practical solutions for law departments. This new incubator is led by Katie DeBord, Bryan Cave’s Chief Innovation Officer.
“For more than a decade Bryan Cave has been at the forefront of legal innovation, and we are comfortable leading the way when it comes to creating efficiencies and benefits for law firm clients,” said Katie. “All of these technologies represent the future of the practice of law. When it comes to deploying new technology, we always strive to learn as much as we can, as quickly as possible, and pilots are an excellent way to do that.”
About Bryan Cave LLP
Bryan Cave is a global law firm with approximately 1,000 highly skilled lawyers in 27 offices in North America, Europe and Asia. The firm represents publicly held multinational corporations, large and mid-sized privately held companies, emerging companies, nonprofit and community organizations, government entities, and individuals. With a foundation based on enduring client relationships, deep and diverse legal experience, industry-shaping innovation and a collaborative culture, Bryan Cave’s transaction, litigation and regulatory practice serves clients in key business and financial markets.