interview

SF Pathways to Citizenship

After a long week, it’s hard to think of much beyond a hot shower and sleeping in the next morning.  But before that, you still have to wrap up a conference call, drop off dry cleaning, and squeeze in a parent-teacher conference.  We’ve all been there: there are countless causes in need and we have
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Everlaw Team

It’s been a busy few days since we announced a new investment in our company last week. CEO and Founder AJ Shankar has talked about why he’s excited about the funding, as did new Board member Steven Sinofsky and existing Board member Manu Kumar. But part of what has helped us reach this milestone is
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Public Speaking

I bet you remember a time when you were blown away by a fantastic presentation. You marveled at the speaker’s persuasive eloquence, seamless transitions, and arresting charisma, wondering how she was able to captivate you so effortlessly. You can probably also recall one of your law school classmates fumbling with his note cards, mumbling his
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Ian Sink at Legaltech

We’re a litigation platform, but we’re also a team. Sometimes, we’re quirky and sometimes we’re razor focused, but we’re always interesting. So, I sat down with Account Director Ian to get his story. I asked about his motivations for becoming a lawyer, his challenges, and how he unwinds. Q: I wanted to become a lawyer
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Everlaw's Company Values

There are many articles about the company culture of technology companies like Google: 462 million results, as of this writing. And there’s no shortage of articles describing (and often bemoaning) the atmosphere in Big Law. But what about legal technology companies: how do they develop and maintain a company culture? We’ve been working hard on
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Andrea Cannavina

Are there any law firms and teams who don’t want to be more efficient and more revenue-generating? Likely not. But as ever, the devil is in the details. To get at those, we’re talking to Andrea Cannavina, who has spent almost fifteen years doing exactly that at Legal Typist. We asked her about the most
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Women In Tech

The gender narrative in tech is rife with examples of inequality. Situations like reddit vs. Ellen Pao and GamerGate death threats show that discrimination against women in tech persists. As for representation, the numbers for women in tech are actually getting worse, especially in positions where they can influence product or business strategy. So how
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ILTACON Session

I loved ILTACON. Not only did the quirky theme and costumes at the opening reception make me feel right at home, but I also gained much insight into the modern legal technology space, all in a three-day crash course. I witnessed ILTA’s focus on innovative education at its many excellent sessions. For example, Jeffrey Roach’s
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