The legal technology industry is heating up. You need look no further than Rob Robinson’s chart tracking thirteen years of investment and acquisition or Basha Rubin’s summary of growth in the space. It may be tempting to rush to get in on this booming sector. However, consider whether this part of the legal industry is the right fit for your law career. First, you will want to ensure that the environment is one that works for you. But how can you do that, especially when legal technology settings can differ so much from the practitioner setting?
In my most recent post for Ms. JD, I give a peek into what it’s like to work at a small legal technology company. I hope it gives you an idea of what you can expect — and whether legal tech is right for you.
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