Blockchain is not just a theory, it is a technology that real life lawyers and law firms are implementing into their practices. In this On The Road report from the GLBC Annual Meeting 2018, hosts Amy Braunz and Cori Goudchaux talk to Trent Carlyle, Kate Briscoe, James Cornell, and Brian Kuhn about how their companies are utilizing blockchain technology and the problems this technology could address to improve the experience of consumers. They discuss the issues that motivated them to pursue an interest in blockchain and how they are ensuring that they apply this technology in the most efficient way.

Trent Carlyle is the co-founder and chief technology officer for Lawgical, the parent company of Legal Talk Network, ServeManager and a number of other brands that serve the legal industry.

Brian Kuhn serves as the Global Co-Leader for the IBM Watson Legal Practice driving global strategy and execution across clients, legal markets and internal groups.

Kate Briscoe is the co-founder LegalBeagles, a small company whose directors believe strongly in community, independence and ethics.

James Cornell is a strategic leader focused on creating and implementing innovative ideas and solutions that allow legal organizations and their personnel to perform at their best.