Will you be starting a law practice this year? Wondering what legal technology platforms you should invest in for optimizing your practice? I’ve been in your shoes. I started a practice with my partner a few years ago, after graduating from law school in 2009. While you might be inclined to add piecemeal tech functionality as you go, there are a few must-have platforms and programs that I would absolutely recommend, many of which simply weren’t in existence even a few years ago.

But before I get into the specifics, let’s start with the why—why technology isn’t the enemy of lawyers. In fact, if you look closely across the legal industry, you might find that the most successful lawyers are early adopters of technology.

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