How AI will impact the legal sector

With several AI use cases, we look at the impact that AI and automation is set to have on the legal sector


The legal sector works through a large amount of data, both personal and enterprise-wide, so data protection and accuracy are of vital importance to the industry.

Automation technology has always appeared highly applicable to the legal sector, yet some law firms still question the benefits for what remains a highly cautious, and regulated industry.

Here we examine the potential impact that AI and automation technology could have on the legal and paralegal professions.

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Additional reporting by Hannah Williams.