Lourdes Fuentes Slater has been selected among America’s Top 100 Bet-the-Company Litigators® for 2021. Only the top 100 qualifying attorneys in each state receive this honor and less than one-half percent (0.5%) of active attorneys in the entire United States receive this honor.
Lourdes Fuentes Slater will be at Legal Week on Wednesday, March 9, 2022, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, speaking on this panel with other DEI advocates and trailblazers:
Are All Professional Services Providers Held to the Same DEI Standards?
A data-driven discussion focused on the various DEI standards that law firms, professional services and advisory firms, and legal departments are held to and evaluated on.
Today we announce a strategic partnership between Karta Legal LLC, and JusticeBid, a diversity analytics and e-sourcing platform..
These two minority owned legal tech companies (yep, you read that right) are teaming to address the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion challenges in the legal industry.
Karta Legal will apply proven business and process improvement methodologies to create the optimal path to achieve measurable and significant progress.
On February 9, 2022, Lourdes Fuentes Slater will be joining Patrick Fuller (ALM Media LLC) and Virginia Griffith and Wendy Roberts (LegalBillReview) to discuss how to implement Outside Counsel Guidelines and ways to enforce better billing hygiene in legal departments. Please join us and be part of this conversation, we will be sharing practical tips on invoices review.Read more
Welcome back to the leading no-code event where you can learn to supercharge your business processes, streamline and simplify your services and scale your expertise to a wider audience than ever before by building bespoke applications - all without writing a single line of code.
Karta Legal’s Lourdes Fuentes Slater and Shyamal Addanki are speaking today at the Neota Network 2021.
Follow up the updates of the conference
On October 12, 2021, at 12 pm, ET our CEO, Lourdes Fuentes and our process automation expert, Shyamal Addanki are talking about how to make your law firm or legal department more productive and efficient by automating processes the right way. This event is part of the Neota Network Global Conference.Read more
NetDocuments, the leading cloud content management platform for legal professionals announced a new partnership with Karta Legal to streamline legal business processes through no-code automation.
The NetDocuments cloud platform allows legal departments to balance legal requirements with business targets, reducing administrative and operational tasks that would otherwise pull General Council away from impactful work.
On August 10, 2021, Lourdes Fuentes Slater will be joining Patrick Fuller (ALM Media LLC) and Virginia Griffith (LegalBillReview) to discuss how to control outside counsel legal spend by implementing processes to optimize the management of outside counsel services and invoices. We will offer practical tips of steps GCs can take now to control rising costs.Recording
Karta Legal's CEO, Lourdes Fuentes is featured in the July Edition of Lawyer Monthly Magazine for an interview. Topics range from Karta Legal's inspiration and mission, to future plans for process optimization.
"The Latina litigator set to innovate the legal industry"Read more
On July 16, 2021, Lourdes Fuentes Slater will be joining Jessica de Perio Wittman (UConn Law) and Kathleen (Katie) Brown (Charleston School of Law), at the South Carolina Conference on Innovations in Teaching (SCCITL) for a discussion on process optimization techniques.Read more
Here is another excellent interview by Lourdes Fuentes Slater, CEO of Karta Legal LLC. #CafeConLourdes brings stories of those Latinos in the law who have broken the stereotypes and uprise in a very competitive and selective group in the world of business. This time we have the privilege to hear from Lucy M. Lopez, Head of Legal for the Americas & Deputy General Counsel at McKinsey & Company, Inc.Read more
In another #CafeConLourdes series, Karta Legal's CEO, Lourdes Fuentes, sits down to talk with Thomas Trujillo.
"Tom has that sought after and unique combination of being a lawyer who understands the business of law and has been at the forefront of legal operations and innovation for years... This interview reflects the true measure of a legal innovator, who also happens to be Latino."Read more
- Lourdes Fuentes Slater
Neota Logic, creators of the world’s leading no-code platform, and Karta Legal, announced a new partnership to streamline legal business processes through no-code automation.
Neota’s no-code platform provides professionals with easy-to-use development tools for the intelligent automation of processes, expertise and documentation. Together, we are the right team to work with law firms and legal departments to automate outdated legal processes.
The National Law Journal recently published its annual Legal Technology Trailblazers and recognized Karta Legal as a constant agent of change and innovation in the legal industry.
Lourdes sat down to talk with Elisa D. Garcia C., Chief Legal Officer of Macy's Inc. for another High Performance Counsel's series #CafeConLourdes articles. Our goal with this series of articles is to challenge stereotypes, lead by example, and provide positive role modeling to the future leaders.
In this episode of the Contract Lens Podcast, Co-founder of Malbek Matt Patel and Lourdes Fuentes discuss some of the latest trends in legal tech.
We provide candid commentary on how the pandemic has forever disrupted digital transformation in the legal world. We make the case of why, and how, law firms, not just in-house legal teams, should embrace contract management software, and share our perspective on the traits that are essential for effective Legal Ops professionals.
Talent Boost Spain ha lanzado una serie de podcast en los que Ignacio Escobar Quintana y Emiliano Cánovas, fundadores de Talent Boost, charlan con expertos de diferentes ámbitos, organizaciones y posiciones laborales. En su podcast #20, Lourdes Fuentes Slater se sentó a discutir la automatizaciólegal y el fin de la abogacía como la conocemos. Hablaron de la visión para la industrilegal en 2030, la falta de diversidadinclusión en el ámbitlegal y la falta de mujerelideres en el ámbito legal y tecnológico.Read more
The most outstanding leaders in the world knew and recognized how critical working together is. Nowadays, those concepts, collaboration & alliances have become crucial for our businesses to keep going and meet customers' demands in this new reality. Karta Legal LLC is happy to announce and welcome a new member partner's network: Avvoka, a document automation, negotiation, and analytics platform.Read more
LETRA Legal Training es un centro de formación y entrenamiento continuo para profesionales, creado por firmas de abogados.
El 25 de agosto, Lourdes Fuentes Slater, CEO of Karta Legal, discutirá por qué hoy estamos en el punto de inflexión de la tecnología legal, y porque ya no hay vuelta atrás. Discutiremos las mejores tecnologías para bufetes de abogados y las mejores prácticas para crear un mapa de tecnología legal que funcione para su bufete y su presupuesto.
Para obtener más información, o para registrarse, favor de seguir este enlace.
In this presentation, Lourdes Fuentes Slater will talk about what it means to be a T-Shaped Legal Department (LD), how to get there, and what your priorities should be right now.
1. The T-Shaped Legal Department is the Legal Department of the Future.
2. Transforming your Legal Department into a T-Shaped Legal Department is the GOAL, but the PROCESS is Innovation.
3. To become the T-Shaped Legal Department you MUST be ready to COLLABORATE.
We are happy to announce that our CEO, Lourdes Fuentes Slater, is the latest addition to the select group of High Performance Counsel faculty and columnists. With #CafeConLourdes, Ms. Fuentes will sit down with the most influential and talented Latinx leaders in the legal industry to discuss their journey, and the steps we should take to increase representation of minorities at the top levels.
"I have spent my entire professional career challenging stereotypes, breaking down barriers, educating people, and now mentoring the younger generation. I speak on diversity and inclusion often, in particular to law students."Read more
- Lourdes Fuentes Slater
Interested in identifying workflow solutions for your legal team, whether they are remote or on-site?.
Would you like to:
• Reduce process blockages
• Improve resource allocation
• Create a process for addressing areas of concern
• Identify opportunities for improvement
This July 21, 2020 at noon, Lourdes Fuentes Slater together with Princeton Legal Search Group, will address these strategies for leading a legal team toward shifting to a truly digital model.
Lourdes Fuentes Slater and Firestart will give a webinar on June 25, 2020. The topic is Workflow Automation of Legal Processes.Read more
We are happy to share with everyone our first podcast. In this time of social distancing and WFH, we brought together a group of experts in cybersecurity, project management, information governance, and discovery to talk about the best approaches to work from home while first and foremost protecting our data and our clients' data.Read more
On April 14, 2020, Lourdes Fuentes Slater will be teaching at the University of Connecticut Law School her class on e-Discovery for the 21st century. This guest lecture will be given to the Law and Technology class.Read more
Nurturing the next generation of legal innovators begins in law school and, encouragingly, legal innovation - through people, process improvement, and technology - is being discussed in law school campuses all over the globe. Professor Campbell has given us permission to share his classroom slides for a glimpse at the similarities in what we are all talking about, here and abroad.
Join us next week, March 24, 2020, for a live webcast, about how technology can help law firms enable their lawyers to be more productive and generate more revenue - featuring Lourdes Fuentes Slater, CEO of Karta Legal, Maks Agamir, CIO of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley; Enrique Marinez, Partner at Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley; and Ryan Steadman, CRO at ZERO.Read more
Please join our CEO, Lourdes Fuentes Slater, at the 3rd annual Putting Insights into Practice Forum on February 5th in New York City. The panel will discuss: "To the Cloud! Speed, Security and Savings Await - or Do They? " The event will take place at Convene, 810 Seventh Ave, New York, NY 10019, Wednesday 5th, 2020. from 11am - 12pm
Join our Legal Project Management & Matter Management Workshop on February 3, 2020 at LegalTech. Karta Legal’s workshop will focus on the use of Lean in legal processes. Lean helps tackle inefficient processes.
Provide a basic overview of Lean, its key concepts, tools and goals. Make the business case for using Lean in the practice of law. Conduct a table-top exercise: We will create teams, assign roles and present them with an inefficient legal process. Each team will conduct a flash Kaizen event to come up with a future state process map aimed at removing waste from the defective process.
The Future of the Profession Initiative welcomes creative and forward-thinking professionals from across disciplines, as well as leaders in the legal profession to think in new ways about how the profession can and should respond to seismic shifts in the legal industry.Read more
We were proud to be part of another great event, as a sponsor and panelist. Lourdes Fuentes Slater, CEO, was part of the panel; “Workers of the legal world, unite!” - Can private practice law firms and tech providers work together to improve efficiency in in-house legal teams?". Engaging discussion on legal innovation. What does it mean? How do we get there? And the big one: how can the eco-system of legal technology providers, law firms and legal departments work together more efficiently?.Read more
Karta Legal LLC is a proud sponsor of the Future Lawyer Week-USA, a 2-day interactive legal innovation event, a thrilling hackathon and a full-day conference with thought provoking innovation discussions to be held in NYC on November 20th and 21st. Are you the lawyer of the future?Read more
Lourdes M. Fuentes Slater, Karta Legal's CEO, has been selected as a New York Trailblazer by New York Law Journal—recognizing those who are "truly agents of change"—for her work in innovating the practice of law by training people, improving processes, and implementing the right technology.Read more
In this podcast with Guy Alvarez, Good2BSocial, Lourdes Slater, the CEO of Karta Legal LLC, discusses Lean Six Sigma and other business methodologies to improve processes at law firms and target pain or pressure points they are facing. How do you apply Lean Six Sigma to tackle law firm challeges? Listen to this podcast.Read more
Lourdes Fuentes Slater, Karta Legal's CEO, joins veteran John Tredennick, Executive Director of Merlin Legal Open Source Foundation, and an impressive list of advisors to its board. The mission of the Merlin Legal Open Source Foundation is to improve access to justice and make legal operations and regulatory compliance more efficient through the use of open source software.Read more
Karta Legal is pleased to announce that it has been certified as a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) through the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).Read more
Karta Legal is pleased to announce that it has been certified as a Minority Women-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) through the New York Small Business Services.Read more
Karta Legal is pleased to announce that it has been certified as a Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) through the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation's largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the USRead more
Please join us on May 23rd for ILTA's Information Governance Quarterly Roundtable. IG remains a hot topic. Join our virtual roundtable to learn and share perspectives and challenges in taking IG from theory to practice.Read more
Karta Legal is happy to announce that the agenda for the 7th Annual Women, Influence & Power in Law Conference (WIPL) is out. Mark your calendars: 10/16-10/19; and join our CEO, Lourdes, and the other speakers for this formative and informative three-day conference.Read more
Lourdes Fuentes Slater, CEO of Karta Legal, joined the Leadership Council of the National Small Business Association.Read more
Karta Legal is pleased to announce that it has been nationally certified as a bona fide Minority Business Enterprise.Read more
Lourdes Fuentes Slater was a guest lecturer at the University of Connecticut Law School on the topic of e-discovery. Legal innovation and process improvement start at the law school level.Read more
Join us and other industry leaders in Houston on February 28 for the 2019 WG11 annual meeting. The meeting will focus on: data-breach and notifications, data-security and privacy, artificial intelligence, and the GDPR.Read more