The Kennedy Idea Propulsion Laboratory is the home for Dennis Kennedy’s Research & Development efforts, productization, custom consulting, writing, advisory board work, and innovation projects.

KIPL Releases

Legal Innovation as a Service is a product for innovation leaders in law who want to jumpstart and course-correct their innovation projects at key inflection points with targeted, pre-scoped, flat fee engagements.

Panel Convergence Packages – consulting packages focused on key components of the outside law firm panel convergence process where things are most likely to go wrong.

LegalTech Vendor Insights – consulting packages designed to evaluate and course-correct your product efforts taking advantage of my experience and market knowledge.

Books and Writing

Coming soon!

New LinkedIn book
Dennis Kennedy and
Allison Shields

In the Pipeline

TechPrompts – a product for getting in-house counsel up-to-speed on important technologies

Innovation portfolio risk management tools

Online courses

Current Research Projects

Adjacent Transformation

Megatrends and Their Impact on Law Practice and Law


Entrepreneurial Lawyering, Fall 2019, Michigan State University College of Law (Syllabus)

Legal Technology Literacy & Leadership, Winter 2020, University of Michigan Law School

Delivering Legal Services, Spring 2020, Michigan State University College of Law

To learn more about KIPL, KIPL products and services, partnering, and custom consulting services, contact Dennis Kennedy.

The Kennedy Idea Propulsion Laboratory is a division of Dennis Kennedy Advisory Services LLC.

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