A podcast discussing the future of the legal profession

Aimed at law firm leaders and influencers, each episode is a thoughtful discussion with a diverse range of voices about ideas impacting the evolution of the legal profession.

Along the way, we’ll learn about challenges to be overcome, what’s worked in the past, and expert tips on what could make a difference in the future.


Recent Episodes

S3E8 Chrissie Wolfe of Law and Broader

Chrissie Wolfe is a solicitor in Irwin Mitchell's international personal injury team, specializing in claims arising outside of England and Wales. She also runs the YouTube channel, Law and Broader.

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S3E7 Katrina Gowans on managing change

Katrina Gowans is the National Legal Transformation Lead for Origin Energy. Katrina is also a member of the Advisory Board on the College of Law’s Centre for Innovation, a legal innovation think tank established by the College in 2016. Prior to stepping i

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S3E6 Karina Vazirova on chess, regtech and disruption

Karina Vazirova is the founder of KV Labs - a digital product agency, where she helps businesses get the most out of technology. Her current focuses on highly regulated, fast-growing companies that are looking to optimize their compliance function with te

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S3.E5 Sam Moore of Burness Paull on skills for future lawyers

Sam Moore is the Innovation Manager at Scottish firm Burness Paull.

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Bonus: Shannon Desmarais – practicalities of returning to work

Shannon Desmarais is the national manager, legal solutions at Canon

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The team

Fringe Legal is a project of a small, but dedicated team looking to bring the best resources discussing the future of the legal profession.

Abhijat Saraswat

Ab is the Host of the Fringe Legal podcast. He is a technologist, with an interest in LegalTech. 

Outside of the podcast, Ab is the VP, International Business at Litera. He is a Barrister (non-practicing), and was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2015. Abhijat holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Forensic Science and Neuroscience from the University of Keele, UK.

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Priti Saraswat

Priti is the Content Strategist at Fringe Legal. She’s the mastermind behind which topics we should cover. 

When she is not busy thinking up ideas for the podcast, she’s a Knowledge Management professional, providing KM services to law firms in the US and internationally. 

Priti trained as a lawyer in the UK, and is now based in Chicago.


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Paula Chrysostomou

Paula is the Podcast Manager at Fringe Legal. One of her superpowers is uncovering rockstars, and booking them as guests for the show.  

Aside from the podcast, Paula is the International Channel Manager at Litera.