Mike Polson

Co-Head of Innovation, Ashurst

Jurisdiction: US


Mike is Co-Head of Innovation at Ashurst and Head of Ashurst Advance, the firm’s integrated team focused on the three fundamental areas of innovation in legal service delivery: resources, process and technology. In addition, Mike is Managing Partner of Ashurst’s global legal sourcing and business services office in Glasgow which now has over 300 staff.


Mike was previously a senior corporate partner with a leading Scottish firm and joined Ashurst in in the lead-up to the opening of the new Glasgow office in August 2013. Mike is a regular commentator and contributor in the areas of the changing legal market and on innovation and efficiency in the delivery of legal services covering areas of resources, process and technology.

Specialism at work

Efficiency in legal service delivery

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