Robert Ambrogi

Law Office of Robert Ambrogi

Robert Ambrogi is a lawyer and journalist who has been writing and speaking about legal technology and the Internet for two decades. He writes the award-winning blog LawSites and is a technology columnist for Above the Law, ABA Journal and Law Practice magazine. He cohosts the longest-running legal podcast, Lawyer2Lawyer, as well as the podcast Law Technology Now, both available through the Legal Talk Network.

Earlier in his career, he was editor-in-chief of The National Law Journal and editorial director of ALM’s Litigation Services Division. Before joining ALM, he was with Boston-based Lawyers Weekly Publications, where he was founding editor of the national newspaper Lawyers USA and editor-in-chief of the company’s flagship newspaper, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly.

A 1980 graduate of Boston College Law School, he is a fellow of the College of Law Practice Management and immediate past-president of the Massachusetts Bar Foundation. In 2011, Bob was named to the inaugural Fastcase 50, honoring “the law’s smartest, most courageous innovators, techies, visionaries and leaders.” In 2017, he received the Yankee Quill award for journalism from the Academy of New England Journalists.

My Sessions

Creating Your Own Legal Tech Startup

Columbus EF

Just take a look at TECHSHOW’s Startup Alley and you’ll see the depth and breadth of new tools designed to help lawyers better serve their clients. This explosion in legal tech startups is already shaping how law firms deliver services. Our experts will discuss the up-and-coming tech tools you should know about, and what takes […]

Trending Tech

Alexa, is this IoT Evidence Admissible?

Columbus EF

As the Internet of Things (IoT) becomes more useful and convenient in helping us to deal with technology, IoT devices are already proving to be treasure troves of discoverable information that can make or derail your case. This session will explore the current state of IoT devices, the types of information found on them, and […]


Start-Up Pitch Competition

Plaza Ballroom

For the second year in a row, ABA TECHSHOW will host a startup competition showcasing 15 innovative legal startups. Right before the Wednesday night Welcome Reception, the 15 startups will face off in a bracketed pitch competition – judged by TECHSHOW attendees – to pick the most innovative startup. The startups will also be featured […]