Gillard Lecture: May 31, 2018

Founder and Co-Leader of IBM Watson Legal

Brian Kuhn is the Founder and Global Co-Leader of the Cognitive Legal business at IBM and inventor of the IBM Outside Counsel Insights solution. As a former practicing financial services attorney, Brian is responsible for defining and growing the Cognitive Legal brand worldwide. Brian is also responsible for defining the intersection of legal artificial intelligence and blockchain for law for IBM. In 2017, Brian became a pioneering member of the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium and the MIT Legal Forum for AI & Blockchain.


Brian speaks frequently at legal industry events in North America, Europe and Asia. He has lead over 137 workshops with legal clients to help define where cognitive capabilities intersect with clients’ practice and business needs. Brian has advised law companies, firms, and governments.

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