Technology

£2m grant to drive legal tech innovation

The digital transformation of the UK’s legal sector received a welcome boost with news that government has awarded £2m to leading tech firm Tech Nation to help drive lega

04 Nov 2019

Immersive technology for tomorrow’s lawyers

Maturing AR and VR presents a significant opportunity for firms and higher education institutions to ensure tomorrow’s workforce has the skills needed to take the sector forward, argues Alasdai

31 Oct 2019

The shape of software

Stephen Brown considers the pros and cons of best-of-breed, integrated and build-your own softwar

31 Oct 2019

A matter of trust and reputation

Research reveals the extent to which client satisfaction is critical to the true success of a firm and the part technology can play in facilitating this, as LawNet’s Helen Hamilton-Sha

17 Oct 2019

Authored by AI

Here be crypto dragons: it’s all about the evidence, proclaims th

10 Oct 2019

Law Society outlines multiple barriers hindering lawtech

Widespread confusion, variation and fragmentation are all barriers to improving access to justice through innovation and technology, according to a Law Societ

19 Sep 2019

Fair price, quality work: attracting SMEs

David Kirwan explains why we need to teach SMEs to judge lawyers on quality rather tha

05 Sep 2019

Tech prize fund doubled

The prize money on offer through the Legal Access Challenge fund has been doubled to £500,000 in a drive to provide financial support for more legal tec

05 Sep 2019

Panning for gold: no spark of genius required

Alan Larkin values the ‘eureka’ moment but says a spark of genius is not necessary fo

28 Aug 2019