UKLTA welcomes latest member Claim Technology

UKLTA, the Legal Technology Association for the UK is happy to announce today that Claim Technology has joined the Association. Claim Technology's open innovation platform is where law firms meet lawtech. Accelerate your digital ideas and take potential solutions for a test-drive using the 1-Click Lawtech™ marketplace and then deploy them in the cloud with zero code. Michael Lewis said 'being part of a community that is free to exchange problems, opportunities, ideas, experience and insight helps everyone make progress, together.' The UKLTA mission is building a community where legal professionals, technology providers and consumers of legal services [...]

UKLTA welcomes latest member Claim Technology2020-11-03T16:35:53+00:00

UKLTA welcomes latest member Summize

UKLTA, the Legal Technology Association for the UK is happy to announce today that Summize  has joined the Association. Summize is an intelligent platform that instantly extracts key information from any contract and displays it in an interactive summary for analysis and comparison. Whether you are in-house or private practice, Summize allows users to manage contracts and key terms in seconds. Don't just review it, Summize it. Zoe Peterkin said 'As a UK legal tech provider, we wanted to stay on top of the latest trends and discussions within the industry. By joining UKLTA, we are able to be [...]

UKLTA welcomes latest member Summize2020-11-03T16:05:44+00:00

etiCloud sign three-year ‘Affiliate Partner’ agreement with the Law Society of England and Wales

Leaders in Cloud-based technology and digital agility for the legal sector, etiCloud, have signed a three-year agreement that will see the UK-based business become an affiliate partner with The Law Society of England and Wales. Following a lengthy due diligence process, including a number of direct interviews with clients, the Law Society was particularly impressed by etiCloud’s customer excellence programme and its commitment to operating as a loyal, long-term partner to law firms. “We already work with more than 200 law firms across the UK so becoming an affiliate partner with the Law Society is a natural progression for [...]

etiCloud sign three-year ‘Affiliate Partner’ agreement with the Law Society of England and Wales2020-10-06T08:15:43+00:00

How can artificial intelligence technology benefit your legal practice?

On Wed 30th Sept 2020, a selection of international legal technology providers and their client’s came together to discuss experiences, collaborations and the journey of adopting AI-powered legal tools. Watch the event recording above to hear representatives from Eversheds Sutherland, Mishcon de Reya and The Legal Director share their insights on adopting new technology, and learn more about the current legal tech solutions available for law firms around the world. Co-hosted by vLex and the UKLTA this was the first of many online events, in a series of new and unique webinars about law and technology. Featured speakers, clients [...]

How can artificial intelligence technology benefit your legal practice?2020-10-06T17:44:46+00:00

UKLTA welcomes latest member The Law Superstore

UKLTA, the Legal Technology Association for the UK is happy to announce today that The Law Superstore has joined the Association. The Law Superstore is a lead generation platform for legal professionals. Offering leads for over 130 services across England and Wales, The Law Superstore makes it easy to be found by those searching for a lawyer, offering a cost-effective alternative to PPC, SEO and marketing agencies. Graham Stanbridge said: “We are delighted to be joining the LegalTech Association. It’s a great opportunity to collaborate with like-minded people who want to move forward the delivery of legal services. [...]

UKLTA welcomes latest member The Law Superstore2020-09-17T23:04:07+00:00

Imperium Law benefit from added digital agility

Litigation solicitors, Imperium Law, are benefiting from added digital agility following the implementation of a new, bespoke Cloud-based Hosted Desktop facility from etiCloud. Experts in financial compensation claims for hearing loss, industrial disease, medical negligence, professional negligence and injuries at work, Imperium Law was founded in 2005 and comprises a dedicated team of solicitors to deliver both legal and technical advice and support. In preparation for a planned demerger with another law firm in June, the board was keen to maintain and enhance existing digital agility and facilitate remote working. Commenting on the decision to work with etiCloud, Janine [...]

Imperium Law benefit from added digital agility2020-09-14T09:48:09+00:00

The benefits of an independent IT review

Kevin Goosman writes: It’s good practice to monitor and review all aspects of your business. But with IT change happening so quickly and technology so pivotal to most firms, it pays to evaluate your IT function regularly to ensure that it continues to perform in an optimum way, from both a delivery and cost-efficiency perspective. Many organisations have strong IT teams and as a result may feel that the internal IT team should undertake its own review. However, it is often the case that internal teams have been in place for many years, often with many of the same staff. It [...]

The benefits of an independent IT review2020-09-14T09:51:21+00:00

Stick or twist?

David Baskerville writes: “In professional services if you aren’t addressing technology you really don’t have a future”. A quote by KPMG at one of the last legal technology events I attended a lifetime ago…but it clearly stuck in my mind. And whilst the more successful professional services firms know this clearly to be true, “addressing” can sometimes be assumed as “replacing” with shinier and newer. But is new always best? Obviously there are certain reasons that necessitate biting the bullet and moving to a new system such as the incumbent system becoming end of life or an irrevocable breakdown in the [...]

Stick or twist?2020-09-14T09:51:08+00:00

UKLTA welcomes latest member Estatesearch

Estatesearch are committed to building innovative new technologies to support professional Executors, Deputies, Attorneys, and the vulnerable clients they support. They deliver a range of essential due diligence services via their integrated online portal, including Gazette Notices, Will Searches and their award-winning Asset & Liability Search supporting better efficiency and risk mitigation. Ben Furlong of Estatesearch said: “Estatesearch are delighted to show our support for the UK Legal Technology Association by joining their membership. We’ve long believed in the crucial role technology has to play in supporting legal services become accessible and efficient, and the UKLTA embodies [...]

UKLTA welcomes latest member Estatesearch2020-09-17T23:04:53+00:00

Baskerville Drummond launches new vlog series

The Baskerville Drummond team took advantage of the lockdown period to launch a new vlog series, Baskerville Drummond @ Home. Each episode tackles a particular legal, business or finance topic; and the casual Zoom format lends itself to an engaging discussion and an invaluable distillation of lots of collective knowhow and experience. Episodes currently available include a look at both IT and finance through the prism of on-going Covid pressure, and a dissection of the current state of the PMS market. Future episodes will be looking at how to make a success of PMS selection and implementation, the optimisation of Microsoft [...]

Baskerville Drummond launches new vlog series2020-09-14T09:50:36+00:00