larry portWe’re very excited to announce that our own Larry Port has been named to the board of advisors for The Center for Law Practice Technology at Florida Coastal School of Law.

Co-directors, Richard S. Granat, and Stephanie Kimbro, both Affiliate Professors of Law at Florida Coastal School of Law, and recognized leaders in the online legal technology movement, head up The Center for Law Practice Technology, focused on developing online educational programs that build technology skills for tomorrow’s lawyers.

Larry Port, Rocket Matter founder and CEO, is a speaker and award winning writer at the crossroads of the legal profession and cutting edge technology. He frequently discusses marketing, design and efficiency, and quality techniques in the software industry that can be leveraged by lawyers and legal professionals. He was named to the 2012 Fastcase 50 honoring the law’s smartest, most courageous innovators, techies, visionaries and leaders.

Coastal Law’s Center for Law Practice Technology (“CLPT”) is designed to prepare students for the new and evolving legal marketplace of the 21st century. This marketplace increasingly demands knowledge and skills related to technology and innovation. Through the CLPT’s hands-on curriculum, students will produce business plans and other projects which they may utilize in their careers upon graduation.