Law Practice Technologies

Law 431



Writing Experience (WE)



Technology has changed the practice of law and, increasingly, is creating new job opportunities for enterprising law school graduates. This course will expose students to selected software, technologies and current trends that will allow them to approach the practice of law effectively and competitively. Students will gain hands-on, practical experience with a variety of these tools while also acquiring a deeper understanding of the legal and ethical ramifications surrounding the use of these technologies. Topics include cloud computing; artificial intelligence systems; technology-assisted review and eDiscovery; mobile lawyering; courtroom and presentation technologies; information security and maintaining client confidentiality.


D. Edmunds (Adjunct), S. Rowland

UNC School of Law | Van Hecke-Wettach Hall | 160 Ridge Road, CB #3380 | Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380 | 919.962.5106

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