The digital revolution is upon us. As consumers, we buy cars online and we shop for and schedule with doctors digitally. As businesses, we procure services through technology. The legal industry, however, hasn’t yet crossed the digital divide.
Sure, attorneys leverage technology more than they ever have before, but we haven’t become digital buyers of legal talent or services, yet. But what if there was a way to digitally hire legal talent and/or procure legal services that were specifically designed to acknowledge and address legal’s nuances? Would that allow lawyers to become digital consumers? The answer is yes.
Axiom’s research uncovered those in-house lawyers are hungry for a sophisticated, risk-mitigating, and efficient digital buying option. And they’re ready for it now.
LawSites is a blog covering legal technology and innovation. It is written by Robert Ambrogi, a lawyer and journalist who has been writing and speaking about legal technology, legal practice and legal ethics for more than two decades.