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Law 2030 Conference


The Law 2030 Conference convenes experts from across the industry and globe, generating innovations and inspiring conversations about the future of the legal profession.


Upcoming Law 2030 Conference

Join us November 3-4, 2022 for a global conversation about designing the future of law.

Penn Carey Law’s Future of the Profession Initiative will convene leaders from across the legal profession, the clients they serve, and innovators from other disciplines at the Fillmore Philadelphia, a spectacular music and events venue in the City’s Fishtown neighborhood. This two-day event will bring together participants in Philadelphia and online for an interactive, educational, and inspirational conversation. Participants and speakers will explore how lawyers can use human-centered design principles to reimagine the legal workplaces of the future and unlock impactful new avenues for delivering legal services.

Law 2030 Conference Notable Speakers

Dean Ted Ruger

Theodore Ruger

Penn Carey Law Dean and Bernard G. Segal Professor of Law

Jim Sandman

Jim Sandman L’76

FPI Senior Consultant

Chief Justice McCormack

The Honorable Bridget McCormack

Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice and FPI Strategic Advisor (Keynote Speaker, Day 2)

Rohan P.

Rohan Pavuluri

Co-Founder and CEO, Upsolve

Kellye Testy

Kellye Testy

President, Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

Tom Lin

Tom Lin L’05

Feinberg Chair Professor of Law, Temple Beasley School of Law, author of The Capitalist and the Activist

David Perla C'91 L'94

David Perla L’94

Co-COO, Burford Capital 

Tom Baker

Tom Baker

William Maul Measey Professor of Law at Penn Carey Law 

Gina Passarella

Gina Passarella

Editor-in-Chief, American Legal Media Global Brands

Brad Karp

Brad Karp

Chairperson, Paul Weiss (Closing Remarks, Day 1)

Hedieh Fakhriyazdi

Hedieh Fakhriyazdi

Director, Social Responsibility and Weil Foundation, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Bryan Parker

Bryan Parker

CEO, Legal Innovators

Law 2030 Conference Archive

The inaugural Law 2030 conference, “A Global Conversation About the Future of the Profession,” featured a number of renowned experts, including keynote speaker Vijay Govindarajan, award-winning innovator, author of The Three Box Solution: A Strategy for Leading Innovation, and the Cox Distinguished Professor at Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business.

Session topics included “Why Lawyers Struggle to Innovate,” “Health Care Innovators Leading Legal Service Providers,” and “Client-Centered Design Thinking for Legal Professionals.”

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Vijay Govindarajan at Law 2030 Conference