ADA, Okla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LegalShield, the leading provider of affordable legal plans and the IDShield identity theft solution for individuals, families and small businesses, announced that it will hold its third annual legal conference Elevate by LegalShield on June 20 – 22, 2019, at the Grand Hyatt Denver. Lawyers from LegalShield’s panel of provider law firms and its legal referral network will come together for Continuing Legal Education (CLE), to learn from powerful speakers, network with their peers and see the latest technology.
“Elevate is an excellent venue for lawyers to share their passion to close the justice gap and continue their legal education, network and learn more about LegalShield directly from the company’s leadership team,” said Keri Norris, Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer at LegalShield.
Keynote speakers include Jeff Bell, CEO of LegalShield; Jack Newton, CEO and Founder of Clio; Patrick Palace of Palace Law; and Mary Juetten Founder and CEO of Traklight. Additionally, Michael Medina and Steven Weinberger (Davis, Miles, McGuire & Gardner) will speak on Catastrophic Personal Injury, and Paul Scarsella (Maguire Schneider & Hassay) will share “How the Godfather and 20 years of Murder Cases Taught Me Professionalism.”
LegalShield designed the Elevate agenda to focus on the most relevant issues to lawyers and how they can grow their business through tech, referrals and knowledge. Elevate’s CLE sessions focus on timely, relevant topics that are disrupting the industry. Subjects will include cannabis legalization presented by LegalShield Referral Attorney Vince Imhoff (Imhoff & Associates) leading a panel of 7 attorneys; immigration law by LegalShield Attorneys David Cowan (Parker Stanbury) and Yalissa Alfaro (Mattleman, Weinroth & Miller), how AI and analytics are changing litigation by Chris Schoenbauer (Thomson Reuters), and many more. The cost to attend Elevate is only $199 and includes up to 12 CLEs and several meals. CLEs are generally about $50 per hour, giving Elevate a CLE value of about $600.
Social networking is promoted through fun adventures. Attendees can bookend the two days of jam-packed learning and networking, with an outdoor excursion and a private 1.5-mile tour through Denver’s RiNo Art District, including a microbrew tour and networking event.
Elevate will also feature the Tech Show, a legal tech exhibition. Service and information providers will include ONE400, eWranglers, 1Law, Clio, LawPAK, Thomson Reuters, Accel Marketing Solutions, LawPay, FairClaims, BLUSHARK, Remedy Outside Counsel, PrimeLegal and RAYNA.
A disrupter in the legal services industry, LegalShield provides equal access to equal justice through its mobile app. More than 1.8 million households are protected by LegalShield. IDShield’s identity theft solution for individuals and families has more than one million members. LegalShield and IDShield serve more than 141,000 businesses. In addition, 39,500 companies offer LegalShield and IDShield plans to their employees as a voluntary benefit. Both legal and identity theft plans start for less than $25 per month.
Unlike other legal plans or do-it-yourself online services, LegalShield has dedicated law firms in 50 states and 4 provinces in Canada that members can access at a fraction of typical law firm hourly rates.
IDShield provides identity monitoring and restoration services and is the only identity theft protection company armed with a team of Licensed Private Investigators to restore a member’s identity.