The legal profession is a vital cog in the wheel, not just of industry and commerce, but of every day life. Given the UK’s rich history in global commerce, it’s no surprise that the legal sector represents 1.6% of GDP. The UK legal sector employs 350,000 people and includes a large number of global household names.
From a technology perspective, it’s encouraging to see how IT and digital transformation is a key priority for almost every law firm. IT is increasingly perceived as a key strength and 100% of the top 10 firms identified technology as the key challenge to growth.*