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GA 342 | Lean, Law, and Automation with Andrew Shapiro-Zysk

By Jessica Bush Updated on October 22nd, 2020

This week’s guest is Andrew Shapiro-Zysk. Andrew explained how lean is being used in the legal profession, including dealing with pushback. He and Ron also discussed the power of automation and avoiding automating waste. A MP3 audio version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • The quote that inspires Andrew (2:44)
  • Andrew’s background (3:45)
  • What Andrew’s job entails (9:30)
  • Andrew’s introduction to lean (11:29)
  • Dealing with pushback and resistance (13:45)
  • How to avoid automating waste (17:13)
  • Using software integration (23:28)
  • More examples of using lean at a law firm (24:15)
  • The next steps (29:43)

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