Comprehensive report from Raconteur in the UK has several good articles on the shake-up in the legal profession in England and Wales.

This report notes the disruptive impact of technology on the legal profession with the emergence of virtual legal practices which operate exclusively online, AI-based systems to produce legal documents automatically (normally produced by paralegals and junior associates) and data analytics to understand similarities in cases and their legal outcomes.

The report highlights that much courtroom technology has not been updated in the last 15 years and thus represents an opportunity for efficiency gains.

DBK Case Study 2 will show you a local law firm that uses technology to boost efficiencies.