With the mantra of ‘Making Legal Simple’ for everyone, Law Pundits along with Myadvo is launching India’s first ‘LegalTech Fair 2017’ in Delhi in July that will be attended by Lawyers, Tech Enthusiasts, Legal professionals, Law firms, General Counsels, Software Companies developing tech products and investors who are looking to invest in innovative companies.
Team NewsBarons spoke with Vasundhara Shankar, Legal Head at Myadvo about this novel concept and how technology would further enhance the present legal system and facilitate faster deliverance.
NB: This is the first instalment of Legal Tech Fair. What is the objective of launching this?
Vasundhara: We’re extremely excited to be such an integral part of India’s first EVER Legal Tech Fair, 2017! Technology has penetrated all industries, making its use and reach convenient and accessible to all. Law being a more conventional industry has been isolated from revolutionary technological advancements in India. MyAdvo’s core purpose is to make Legal simple in every manner possible! Through the Legal Tech Fair, 2017, ideated and conceived by Law Pundits, being co-organized and hosted by MyAdvo, the two futuristic companies wish to establish the advent of technology in law, in India!
NB: Who should attend this and what should the attendees expect?
Vasundhara: Considering the fact that Law forms a vital part of everyone’s life, it is incumbent on all to be informed about the developments that happen in the industry! From Lawyers to Tech Enthusiasts, Legal professionals, Law firms, General Counsels, Software Companies developing tech products, Investors looking to invest in innovative companies – We believe the Legal Tech Fair, 2017 is a must attend event for anyone and everyone who is involved in the Legal Industry!
NB: What are the advantages of integrating technology with our legal industry?
Vasundhara: While many believe that technology should be utilized in replacing human interaction and effort, we believe that technology should in fact be instrumental in facilitating and easing human functions. Use of technology in the legal domain are far and many – from e-discovery to contract automation, management tools, augmentation, training machines and forming neural networks – technology can play a rather crucial part in deliverance of justice to one and all!
NB: How would technology benefit corporate houses that have their in-house legal department?
Vasundhara: Considering the fact that MyAdvo has a huge clientele of Corporates, growing in number by the day, we have a great focus on ensuring facilitation of legal services for such entities. Corporates, we understand have bulk legal issues, piles of contracts and pending matters! Through our multi-layered lawyer network, expansive and detailed management tool, Case Manager Solutions, Automated contract software’s – we are convinced we will assist corporates reduce their legal billing hours to a negligible amount!
NB: Will technology help bring in prompt delivery and transparency into the legal system?
Vasundhara: Oh, definitely! Technology holds the promise of tomorrow with the solutions for yesterday. Technology and law, we believe, will be the next revolution man needs for a better way of life! Hence, we’re here – Making Legal Simple!