Paul Hastings Named Innovator of the Year by International Legal Technology Association
New York—Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that the firm was named the Innovator of the Year by the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) in its 2020 Distinguished Peer Awards.
In a presentation hosted by ILTA,
The Innovator of the Year Award recognized the firm’s Practice Innovation department broadly, but specifically noted the leadership of Wegener, Managing Director of Innovation and Knowledge
In addition to this firm-wide recognition, two members of Paul Hastings’ Practice Innovation team were recognized individually:
Nicola Shaver was honored as Innovative Leader of the Year, which recognizes outstanding achievement by an individual maximizing the value of innovative technology in support of legal professionals. As noted during the awards ceremony, “She stood out for her seemingly tireless efforts, her steady stream of innovative ideas, and her demonstrated commitment to sharing knowledge.”
- Xavier Paredes, Senior Business Analyst, was recognized among ILTA’s Young Professionals to Watch, a select group of rising young professionals who have demonstrated outstanding achievements, professionalism, and leadership in the legal technology space.
ILTA’s annual awards program honors individuals and firms who are committed to client service and that have “delivered great business value and transformational impact through their innovations and implementations,” according to the organization.
At Paul Hastings, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms.