Chief Knowledge Officer, Ogletree Deakins
Author of the book “Knowledge Management for Lawyers,” published by the American Bar Association (www.KMforLawyers.com), Patrick DiDomenico has been in the legal knowledge management industry since 2005. He is the recipient of the 2013 ILTA Knowledge Management Professional of the Year Award.
Patrick is the Chief Knowledge Officer for Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C., an international labor and employment law firm with 900 attorneys in 52 offices. Patrick also serves on the firm’s Technology Strategy Committee, Research & Development Council, and Innovation Summit Committee. Before his knowledge management career, he was a practicing litigation attorney for more than eight years.
In his spare time, Patrick publishes the LawyerKM blog (www.LawyerKM.com), tweets as @LawyerKM, and manages the 9,000-plus-member Knowledge Management for Legal Professionals LinkedIn group and the 6,000-plus-member Legal Project Management LinkedIn group, both of which he founded. He is a Fellow in the College of Law Practice Management, a frequent speaker on KM, legal technology, and legal innovation topics, and an advisor to legal technology startups. Patrick is also an aspiring minimalist, angel investor, real estate investor, t-shirt designer, and loves practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.