In this episode with Ed Walters, we talk about his book Data Driven Law, and why law firms should care more about data. We also talk with Ed about some of the bad or pointless uses of data, and how to use your data efficiently.
Ed Walters is the CEO and co-founder of Fastcase. Under Ed’s leadership, Fastcase has grown to one of the world’s largest legal publishers, currently serving more than 800,000 subscribers from around the world. Before founding Fastcase, Ed worked at Covington & Burling, in Washington D.C. and Brussels. He worked in the White House from 1991-1993, first in the Office of Media Affairs and then in the Office of Presidential Speechwriting.
You can follow Ed on Twitter and LinkedIn.
Thanks to Gusto, Podium, Casetext, and Ruby Receptionists for sponsoring this episode!
Check out these links mentioned during the show:
- Bill Henderson’s Legal Evolution blog and articles on SSRN
- Mark Cohen in Forbes
- Dan Rodriguez’s articles on SSRN
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