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The 7th Annual Access to Justice Conference:

Transforming Legal Incubators and Virtual Law Practice 

Presented by The Consortium for Access to Justice and 

Hosted Online by Concord Law School at Purdue University Global

Conference Recordings

Welcome and Introduction

Martin Pritikin, Dean and Vice President, Concord Law School at Purdue University Global

Fred Rooney, CEO, Consortium for Access to Justice

Bob Seibel, Co-Founder, Consortium for Access to Justice

PLENARY: Addressing the Access to Justice Gap in a Pandemic World
INNOVATION SPRINGING FROM COVID-19

Workshop A:  Running an Incubator, Virtually

Anne-Marie Rabago, Director, Texas Opportunity & Justice Incubator (TOJI)

Workshop B: Coaching Virtual Practitioners

Brooke Moore, Founder, MyVirtual.Lawyer

Laura O’Bryan, Co-Owner, MyVirtual.Lawyer

Workshop C: How Solos Are Rising to the Occasion and Building Stronger Practices

Rob Harrer, Attorney and Founder, Chicago Consumer Law Center, P.C. 

Catherine Tang, Principal, Catherine Tang Law 

Tychanika “Tycha” Kimbrough, Founding Attorney, Kimbrough Legal, PLLC

CREATING & SUSTAINING

Workshop A:  Marketing and Recruiting for Incubators

Cynthia Chandler, Director, Bay Area Legal Incubator (BALI)

Maria Hall, Attorney Development Director, Los Angeles Incubator Consortium (LAIC)

Workshop B:  Marketing and Sales in the Pandemic Marketplace

Nancy Roberts Linder, Chief Marketing Officer, Chapman & Cutler LLP

Henderson M. Banks, Founding Partner, Henderson Banks Law

Workshop C:  How Solos and Small Firms are Leveraging Innovation for Success

Kendra D. Spearman, Attorney, Spearman Law, LLC

Robert Alexander, Attorney & Co-Founder, Vanguard Advocates, LLP

JenEece M. Phillips, Attorney at Law and Founder, E-Justice Project, APC

NETWORKING GROUPS

A: App Development

Jason Baguio, CEO, Legal Squirrel

Thomas F. Officer, Product Designer & Co-Founder, Community Lawyer

B: Modest-Means Practitioners

Shantelle Argyle, Deputy District Attorney, Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office

C: Innovation - In Practice

Chris Gassman, Chief Commercialization Officer, MAAL Associates

D: Connecting the Incubator Movement to Movements Challenging Systemic Racism

PLENARY: Incubator Transformation and Relevance, the New Frontier

Luz Herrera, Professor of Law & Associate Dean for Experiential Educational, Texas A&M University 

Len Zandrow, Executive Director, Justice Bridge Legal Center

Jessica Bednarz, Director of Innovation & JEP, The Chicago Bar Foundation

Daniela Mihailova, Legal Director, Equal Opportunities Initiative Association

Moderator: Chris Gassman, Chief Commercialization Officer, MAAL Associates

Closing Remarks

Jessica Bednarz, Director of Innovation & JEP, The Chicago Bar Foundation