August 20, 2019

The Changing Lawyer Awards recognize and celebrate those individuals and organizations which have best embraced and championed change

Today, Litera announced the four legal professionals and organizations who are the winners of The Changing Lawyer Awards 2019. The winners of The Changing Lawyer Awards are recognized for their willingness to embrace and drive change – through new technology, service models, or behavior.

“This year’s winners for The Changing Lawyer Awards demonstrate true innovation, entailing more than just new technology, but better processes and the effective involvement of their people in that process,” said Litera CMO, Julian Morgan. “We believe each of these winners has a great understanding of where the legal market is moving and are pursuing solutions to stay ahead of it.”

Out of the fifteen finalists for The Changing Lawyer Awards 2019, a distinguished panel of judges selected the following law firm, legal tech company and legal professionals in each category. Congratulations to the 2019 winners:

Legal Innovator of the Year: Presented to the individual who has driven the most significant change within their firm or legal department.

  • Michael Caplan, COO for Goodwin

Law Firm of the Year: Presented to the law firm that has most successfully reimagined the way they serve their clients.

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Disruptor of the Year: Presented to the alternative legal service provider or legal tech supplier that has most successfully disrupted the broader legal profession.

  • Lex Machina

The Lifetime Achievement Award: This award is independently nominated and judged by the panel and honors a visionary in the legal technology space.

  • Janet Day

Thank you to our judges, Bob Ambrogi, editor of LawSites Blog, Jeffrey Brandt, editor of PinHawk Legal Tech Digest, Caroline Hill, editor of Legal IT Insider, Joy Heath Rush, CEO of ILTA, and Avaneesh Marwaha, CEO of Litera. We would also like to thank Traveling Coaches for their support of The Changing Lawyer Awards 2019. For more information about the awards please visit

About Litera Microsystems
Litera Microsystems is the leading provider of software for drafting, proofreading, comparing, repairing, cleaning, and securing documents in the legal and life sciences industries worldwide. Our core products empower users to generate, review, and distribute high-quality content quickly and securely, from any device. Today, Litera Microsystems supports thousands of document-intensive organizations across the globe, helping them satisfy the complex demands of clients and regulators.

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