Chief Innovation Office Katie DeBord will join a faculty of legal tech innovators from around the globe for the Evolve Law Summit, May 2 in Chicago, Ill. This annual conference connects legal tech startups with mentors and investors, including venture capital, private equity and angel investors.

Attendees at this private event will have the opportunity for one-on-one meetings and pitches as they hear practical advice and success stories from legal tech leaders. They also will hear the latest on legal tech innovation from around the globe.

At Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, DeBord drives global initiatives to innovate how the firm delivers client services. This includes new ways to train and develop associates, and new processes and technologies to drive efficiencies and collaboration within the firm. Through a team of specialized software developers and analysts, she also spearheads development of custom technologies that enable clients to streamline and better manage their legal operations.