A forum for idea sharing and practicing innovation


“Be bold, be adventurous and be courageous.”

Hilarie Bass, esq.

President, American Bar Association
Co-President, Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Are you ready to lead and/or contribute to the transformations – technological and otherwise – that are shaping, and will continue to shape, the legal industry? The answer must be YES!

Undoubtedly, each of us has the capacity to spark innovation. Each of us has the ability to affect how legal work products are defined and created, the process through which lawyers deliver, and charge for, legal work products and how lawyers collaborate with clients and professionals from all disciplines to meet clients’ needs and to address broader socioeconomic challenges facing our global communities.

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  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Corporate Governance
  • Inclusion and Diversity
  • Innovation, Generally
  • Innovative Mindset
  • Legal Education
  • The World of Private Equity

D x V x F > R

The Dissatisfaction with the current state of affairs "multiplied by" ...



Portrait of a Twenty-First Century Lawyer

Portrait of a Twenty-First Century LawyerVersion 1.0 In my first ...

Developing An Innovative Mindset

Developing An Innovative Mindset Innovation is a “movement” around the ...

The Courage to Innovate

The Courage to InnovateWe can take a page (or a ...

Why Frontier of the Law?

Why Frontier of the Law? Since the launch of Frontier ...

NDAs – The “Short” Documents That Matter

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Private Equity – The Vision of an Ever-Ready Virtual Data Room

Cut Legal Spend by Maintaining Diligence Materials ‘in the Cloud’ ...

Of Two Minds

In March 2018, I attended the Harvard Law School Association’s ...

Permissionless Innovation

“Permissionless innovation” is a wonderfully empowering and energizing phrase that ...

Practicing innovation can be pretty straight-forward, and here’s a great starting point: Beginning with a blank slate, brainstorm the steps you might take to:

Improve how legal work products are defined and created?

Make more efficient the process through which lawyers deliver legal work products, including through the use of automation and artificial intelligence?

Ameliorate broader socioeconomic challenges?

Enhance how lawyers collaborate with clients and other professionals from all disciplines to meet clients’ needs in the most efficient way?

Frontier of the Law seeks to provoke innovation by presenting different ideas and themes in the blog posts that appear on this site. Take a moment to review the posts and share with this community platform the thoughts that come to mind. Or, you are welcome to share your thoughts by authoring a blog post for publication for the benefit of this community. The members of this community can, then, through responsive blog posts build on the ideas and concepts presented and even synthesize a new set of ideas and/or concepts.


While you’re brainstorming, just assume that anything and everything are possible.


The blog posts are grouped into the thematic categories below.

Innovation, Generally

Inclusion and Diversity

Category posts forthcoming.

Delivery of Legal Services and Products

Category posts forthcoming.

Artificial Intelligence


Category posts forthcoming.

Corporate Governance

Category posts forthcoming.

The World of Private Equity

Legal Education

Data Privacy and Security

Category posts forthcoming.

Innovative Mindset