Legal tech needs to catch-up with retail apps

A key challenge for legal tech providers is living up to the expectations that their users have. In my view, these expectations derive...

Taking account of perspectives and assumptions when considering legal technology

It can be easy for a subject matter expert to think that they can speak from a position of authority on a given topic and whilst this is...

Railroads and Sheriffs: One way of looking at the recent proposed EU Digital Services Act and Digital Markets Act

The analogy between big tech and the Wild West has been made before. The parallels between the power of the emerging railroad companies...

Jargon buster: Monitoring online activity

With more and more companies advancing their digital transformation plans, online activity and website analytics have become more...

In legal technology, less content can often be more valuable

There is an art to writing a good legal memo when you are outside counsel. Like any output or product, a memo needs to understand its...

There is more legal technology in the market than you think

When we think of legal tech, we often are drawn to technologies relating to contract automation, document management systems, knowledge...

Clarity trumps accuracy when communicating with stakeholders

I'm quite analytical by nature and so I like to understand things to a high level in order to make informed decisions and recommendations...

Three things I've learnt as a product manager that I didn't appreciate as a lawyer

I've learnt a huge amount being a lawyer - I reached this conclusion just after finishing my legal academic training and I hadn't yet...

Five emotions I felt when I took off my legal hat

For the last 2 years, I have been juggling work as a product manager alongside my responsibility for legal and operations at Clifford...