Nicola Shaver is the global Director of Knowledge Management at Paul Hastings LLP in New York. In her role, she focuses on opportunities to optimize processes and introduce tools that will improve efficiency and productivity, and on leveraging the firm's intellectual capital to better serve clients.
Nicola has worked in the legal services industry for over 15 years in three different jurisdictions. In Sydney, Australia she was a commercial litigator and worked in-house for two major media companies. In Toronto, Canada she worked in knowledge management and innovation roles for various top tier law firms. She has a track record of successfully driving change and implementing major projects across large organizations.
Nicola is passionate about finding innovative solutions to existing problems, building a culture of innovation within law firms, and instilling an empathic approach to design.