Innovation Revolution: Artificial Intelligence and the Law


Past Event

Innovation Revolution: Artificial Intelligence and the Law

May 24, 2018
9:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall

Program Description

Innovation Revolution: Artificial Intelligence and the Law introduces attendees to Artificial Intelligence and how it is transforming the legal industry.

In this half-day program, participants will:

  • Hear from practitioners and industry experts on how Artificial Intelligence is changing the way lawyers do their jobs.
  • Discuss the legal and ethical implications of using Artificial Intelligence to perform work traditionally done by attorneys.
  • Learn from real-world users of Artificial Intelligence and discover what tools have made the most impact on their practices.

World-Class Speakers

Scheduled to Speak:

Columbia Law School Faculty

  • Conrad Johnson, Columbia Law School
  • Mary Zulack, Columbia Law School 

Featured Speakers

  • Christopher J. Adams, Chief Strategic Counsel, McDermott Will & Emery
  • Aaron Crews, Chief Data Analytics Officer, Littler Mendelson
  • Patrick DiDomenico, Chief Knowledge Officer, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
  • Dennis Garcia, Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft
  • Thomas Hamilton, VP, Strategy and Operations, Ross Intelligence

Please see the agenda, here.

Program Advantages

Learn how Artificial Intelligence is transforming the legal industry and how your firm or company can take advantage of these new tools.

  • Explore how available Artificial Intelligence tools can make legal work more efficient.
  • Enhance your understanding of the ways Artificial Intelligence is affecting the interaction between law firms and their clients.
  • Learn what the risks and responsibilities are in using Artificial Intelligence in a legal setting and how to avoid potential pitfalls.

Who Should Attend

  • Attorneys in all areas of practice.
  • Leaders and executives responsible for legal team and/or law office management.
  • Paralegals and others responsible for various elements of case work.

Program Information

May 24, 2018

Format:  Live, in-person; Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall

Program Fee: First Time Registrants - $225

The program fee includes course materials, and breakfast and lunch.
*15% Discount for Columbia Alumni*
*Discounted program fee for government and non-profit organizations*

Please contact for more information.


Columbia Law School has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board as an Accredited Provider of CLE programs. Under New York State CLE regulations, this live non-transitional CLE Program will provide 2.5 credit hours that can be applied toward the Law Practice Management requirement and 1 credit hour that can be applied toward the Ethics & Professionalism requirement. This CLE credit is awarded only to New York attorneys for full attendance of the Program in its entirety. Attorneys attending only part of the program are not eligible for partial credit for it, although they are most welcome to attend it. Attendance is determined by an attorney's sign-in and sign-out, as shown in the Conference registers. On final sign-out, attorneys should also submit their completed Evaluation Form, provided at the Conference. Please note the NYS Certificates of Attendance will be sent to the email address as it appears in the register unless otherwise noted there.

Persons seeking a hardship scholarship should register using the online form and then separately complete their registration by submitting a scholarship request, no later than May 23, 2018, to Columbia Law School Executive Education at Requests, which will be answered, should detail in a few sentences the basis of the applicant's need and the background to his or her interest. Please understand that without a complete scholarship request, the applicant may be notified that the scholarship registration has been cancelled.

Please contact us at with questions.  For general information regarding New York CLE credit, please contact the New York Continuing Legal Education Board at