Our pick of the biggest successes (and failures) for legal tech in 2017

- Blog Posts, Legal tech information, Legal tech resources and lists

Its been a big year for legal tech. Over the last 12 months a plethora of new solutions have hit the market. We have seen contract analysis tools like Ravn and Kira thrive. Firms have been increasingly successful at storing and analysing their data. A host of new process automation tools have arrived. For those… Read More

Clocktimizer supports practical legal education for students

Legal education is currently experiencing a shift. Slowly but surely, institutions around the world are including practical education as part of their law courses. This means students are learning about due diligence software. Students are learning about how to manage a legal budget. Students are learning the skills they need to be able to manage… Read More

Have you tested your own implicit bias?

- Blog Posts, Events & campaigns, Legal tech resources and lists, Quizzes

On the 2nd & 3rd November Clocktimizer hosted their first Women in Legal Tech event. It was sponsored by DLA Piper, and held at their offices in Amsterdam. The event itself was designed to offer practical advice for those looking to get into the world of legal tech, or to increase diversity in the workplace…. Read More

Women in legal tech – The wrap up

On the 2nd & 3rd November 2017 Clocktimizer hosted their first Women in Legal Tech event. It was sponsored by DLA Piper, and held at their offices in Amsterdam. The event itself was designed to offer practical advice for those looking to get into the world of legal tech, or to increase diversity in the… Read More

Women in Legal Tech – An introduction to coding

- Blog Posts, Events & campaigns, Legal tech resources and lists

On the 3rd November 2017, as part of our Women in Legal Tech event, we gave introductory coding classes. Bram Fokke, our CTO, ran the session. Bram taught a bit about the history of the different coding languages, before letting us get coding. Because of the success of the event, we are providing a follow… Read More

Interviews with women in legal tech – A Clocktimizer e-book

Diversity within the Legal Tech sector is growing, but still needs support. In the run up to Clocktimizer’s first Women in Legal Tech event, we spoke to inspiring women from the industry about their advice for those looking to move into legal tech. They shared their observations about the industry they work in. They also… Read More

5 books for the tech savvy lawyer

- Blog Posts, Legal tech resources and lists

Is it ironic to recommend books to someone looking to read more about technology? We hope not. Anyway, there’s always e-readers. Last week we discussed some of the best courses for learning about tech. From UX design to coding, there’s something for everyone out there. But what if you prefer setting your own pace? This… Read More

From machine learning to UX design – fun & free online tech courses

- Blog Posts, Legal tech information, Legal tech resources and lists

Learning about technology can seem like a daunting task. Where should you start? Worse still, it can look horribly complicated to an outsider. However, it doesn’t need to be this way. Technology isn’t just about coding. From user focused design, to the ethics of machines, technology is a subject with something for everyone. For those… Read More

Our 5 predictions for legal tech in 2020

- Blog Posts, Legal tech resources and lists

We have clearly reached a tipping point. Legal tech has moved from a nice to have, to an essential. It has proved successful in everything from improving profitability to reducing labour intensive work. The big question now, is where is legal tech headed? At Clocktimizer, we have a few ideas. Advances in NLP, virtual courts,… Read More

Legal tech lingo for beginners

- Blog Posts, Legal tech information, Legal tech resources and lists

“The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms” Socrates Learning a language is a difficult task. Even more so if that language is your own and what you’re learning is a new lexicon. Well, this is the difficult situation many are finding themselves in following the advent of legal tech. What is an SQL… Read More