The Legal Services Corporation’s 2020 Innovations in Technology Conference is being held January 15-17 at the Portland Hilton Downtown, 921 SW Sixth Avenue, Portland, OR, 97204 . All attendees must register using the conference registration website.

Alan Carlson

retired from Orange County (CA) Superior Court
Kensington, California
Alan Carlson has worked as a court executive and management consultant in state trial courts for 43 years. He was the Court Executive Officer (court administrator, clerk of court, and jury commissioner) of the Orange (CA) Superior Court, Court Executive Officer of the San Francisco Superior Court, Executive Officer of the Monterey County Superior Court, and Assistant Executive Officer of the Alameda County Superior Court. He also was President of Justice Management Institute (court management consultants), Director of Court Services at the California Administrative Office of the Courts, and a NCSC Staff Attorney. He has hands-on experience shifting a trial court to an all-electronic record and developing better access to court services for self-represented litigants. Recently he has written and spoken about the risks and benefits of artificial intelligence applications in the justice system. He has a JD from Hastings College of Law and a BS in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from UC Berkeley.