Lucy Bassli is an attorney, author of The Simple Guide to Legal Innovation and the Founder and Principal of InnoLegal Services, PLLC. As a former Assistant General Counsel of Legal Operations and Contracting at Microsoft, she redefined how legal work is done and created one of the first managed service engagements with a law firm.
In 2015, Lucy was named to the National Law Journal list of Outstanding Women Lawyers.
Lucy is a highly sought-after legal industry expert working with corporate legal departments and law firms on legal service delivery, automation, smart risk-taking and alternative resourcing models. She educates and consults with lawyers to take best practices in the legal industry to a new level.
Lucy has a deep partnership with Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, to deliver legal operations consulting to corporate legal departments, and she is a strategy advisor for LawGeex, an AI legal start-up that automates contract review services.
Lucy is a frequent writer, often contributing to industry books; and a speaker on legal services innovation, legal technology and legal process outsourcing. She recently developed her own courseware, Modernizing Your Legal Practice, a three-part series designed to help law firm lawyers to turn ideas into actionable business practices.