Chris Bentley

Chris Bentley _ Managing Director of Ryerson's Law Practice Program

Chris is the Managing Director of the Legal Innovation Zone (LIZ) and the Law Practice Program (LPP), both housed at Ryerson University, Toronto.  Chris led the development of the LPP, a modern approach to lawyer licensing authorized by the Law Society of Ontario.   He also co-founded LIZ, Canada’s first incubator dedicated to legal startups, to help deliver better legal solutions to consumers.  It supports legal startups, R & D for law firms, businesses, organizations and government, and practical reform initiatives.

Chris was elected as an Ontario MPP for London West from 2003-2013…[More]