Spotlight on Innovation

Micro-Presentations on the Cutting Edge of Legal Services

Ten speakers will deliver crisp, high-level TED-style talks regarding legal innovation in America. Topics include artificial intelligence, legal education, bail funds, online dispute resolution, electronic expungement tools, civil legal aid, and criminal justice reentry. This fast-paced event will conclude with a short speaker meet-and-greet.


  • Andrew Arruda, Ross Intelligence
  • Georges Clement,
  • Jeannette Eicks, Vermont Law School
  • Hon. Arthur J. Hunter, Jr, Orleans Parish Criminal District Court
  • JJ Prescott, University of Michigan Law School
  • Ezra Ritchin, The Bronx Freedom Fund
  • James Sandman, Legal Services Corporation
  • Matthew Stubenberg, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service
  • Anne Sweeney, Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

Saturday, August 12, 2017
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
New York Hilton Midtown, 2nd Floor, Gramercy East/West