Institute on Law Practice Technology & Innovation

is designed to prepare students for this new and evolving legal marketplace by providing students with the knowledge and skill set that
21st century lawyers need.

Suffolk Law Students Team up with Legal Process Outsourcing Innovator Integreon

Suffolk Law has boldly gone where few law schools have gone before, teaming up with one of the world’s leading […]

Accelerator/Students Win ABA Award for Innovation

Law School’s Accelerator to Practice Program wins top honor for innovators in the provision of legal services to average income […]

Legal Innovators Put Technology to Work for the Masses

Lawyers and legal scholars know all too well that low-income citizens lack speedy, efficient access to the justice system. Now, […]

Dean Andrew Perlman included among U.S. legal profession’s “courageous innovators.”

Andrew Perlman, dean of the Law School, has been named to the Fastcase 50—one of the nation’s preeminent honors for […]

The Future of Legal Education

Dean Andrew Perlman’s innovations garnered the attention of the national media, with coverage in the Washington Post, National Law Journal, and ABA Journal, among others. Some of the topics covered by those publications included the development of an audit to assess lawyer’s basic legal technology skills and the Law School’s first-of-its-kind legal technology concentration.

Suffolk’s focus on practical skills makes its graduates appreciate efficiencies more than some other schools’ students do.
Luke O’Brien , JD’91, board member, Institute for Law Practice Technology & Innovation
We have to get students thinking about how to deliver legal services in new ways and how to create new niches in the legal industry. This only comes from teaching students to think about legal services in an entrepreneurial way.
Andrew Perlman, Dean and Professor of Law, Suffolk University Law School; founder, Institute for Law Practice Technology & Innovation