There are no more gilded professions, and law is undergoing the same type of shift as medicine, manufacturing and even mobile applications.
The people paying the bills want stuff done well, fast and at the lowest-possible cost, and they’ll look for the providers who can meet those expectations. Understanding how to use data is fast becoming one of the key capabilities of the ones who win.
Below article is a call to lawyers to step up in the game. To my opinion this is not necessarily a race to lowest cost – buyers of legal services still want highest quality of legal services (where so needed). We gonna see a lot of interesting tech development in the legal area the next coming years.