Joanna Goodman's articles

  • Joanna Goodman

    Through a different lens

    18 February 2019

    In what will be a year of significant change, looking at legal tech through a quadrant model can help firms focus on new developments that will help their business strategy.

  • Mary Poppins returns perpetuates inflexible lawyer stereotype

    Two tribes go to war

    14 January 2019

    Legal tech proponents are dividing into opposing camps. One says the industry should stay within its comfort zone, the other can’t wait to jump on the innovation bandwagon.

  • Christina Blacklaws at Law Society AI event

    AI systems must have a human in the loop

    6 December 2018

    Law Society president calls for framework of standards on algorithmic tools in justice system.

  • Joanna Goodman

    Legal Geek comes of age

    19 November 2018

    As the start-up landscape has evolved, Legal Geek has matured from being a genuine disrupter into the go-to legal tech event, backed by the pillars of the establishment.

  • Law Society round table - 15 Oct 2018

    A smaller IT revolution

    15 October 2018

    Weighing up the pros and cons of a particular practice management system is one of the most critical decisions a small firm can make. Yet despite the benefits, a dearth of IT resources can make implementing such a system challenging, reports Joanna Goodman

  • LawTech startups at Barclays Eagle Lab, Notting Hill Gate

    Reaching a tipping point?

    17 September 2018

    Lawtech is approaching a crossroads in terms of technology development, investment and adoption. The start-up dynamic is maturing as a new generation of legal businesses emerges.

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    Lawtech venture Atrium raises £50m from Silicon Valley

    17 September 2018

    One of the newest ‘law tech’ artificial intelligence ventures has raised $65m (£49.6m) from leading Silicon Valley figures.

  • Eagle labs partner panel

    Lawtech startups hear of procurement challenges

    14 September 2018

    Residents of the Law Society-backed Eagle Lab present bright ideas to the profession - but are warned of obstacles in selling.

  • Law clerks with trolleys

    Interrogating algorithms

    23 July 2018

    How will tighter data protection regulations affect development of legal services and AI‑powered analysis tools? Law firms and counsel have to walk the talk on compliance.

  • Roundtable

    Roundtable: Information technology in dispute resolution

    4 June 2018

    Use of technology in legal disputes is taking off, promising dramatic improvements in access to justice. But does legal tech just mean faster, cheaper disputes or will it start to change outcomes?