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About Heather Douglas

Heather Douglas is a graduate of the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa and holds a Master of Laws from Osgoode Hall Law School. She currently practices in civil litigation in Toronto and publishes her own blog on innovation in the law at

She can be reached at and @HeatherSDouglas.

Posts by Heather Douglas

Women in Legal Tech

Why Is Legal Writing So Complex?

Blockchain Judiciary

Mental Health Court: The Way of the Future

Courts of the Future and the Aging Population

Banning Laptops in Law School Classes?

Appointing Judges: Can Statistics Help?

Judging and the Depletion Effect

The Rise of Predictive Programming in the Law

Tomorrow’s Job Market

Virtual Reality in the Courtroom

Where Does Memory Come From?

Disability and the Practice of Law

Phase 1 of E-Filing Has Arrived

What Makes a Proper Affidavit?

Why the LSAT Should Be Retired

Can Algorithms Help the Courts?

The Bespoke Model Is Broken

Nasty Women in the Law