Nicole Black


Nicole Black is a Rochester, New York attorney, author, legal technology journalist, and the Legal Technology Evangelist at MyCase, legal practice management software. She is the nationally-recognized author of “Cloud Computing for Lawyers” (2012) and co-authors “Social Media for Lawyers: The Next Frontier” (2010), both published by the American Bar Association. She also co-authors “Criminal Law in New York,” a Thomson Reuters treatise. She writes regular columns for Above the Law, ABA Journal, and The Daily Record, has authored hundreds of articles for other publications, and regularly speaks at conferences regarding the intersection of law and emerging technologies. She is a fellow with the College of Law Practice Management, an ABA Legal Rebel, and is listed on the Fastcase 50 and ABA LTRC Women in Legal Tech. She can be contacted at niki.black@mycase.com.

My Sessions

Shark Bite: Phishing, Privacy, IOT

Columbus AB

Learn how to reduce cybersecurity risks to your law firm systems and maintain data privacy. Avoid phishing lures and other attacks on devices used in your practice. We will also discuss how internet connected devices expose client data and how you can protect it. Sponsored by:

Core Concepts

Cloudy, With a Chance of Sanctions–or Success!

Columbus IJ

You have taken the plunge and placed client data with a ‘trusted’ third party. The rules of ethics still require their oversight in terms of the initial vetting along with building awareness of their uptime, administration, and security. Learn how due diligence for these services can be managed and potential issues avoided.