Supporting the next wave of innovation in law - how education plays a part in making a change from the bottom up
Vol. 6 - Iss. 2 pp. 30–36
As the legal profession evolves to welcome talent from more diverse and varied backgrounds, so will the ways of practising as a lawyer. But will this change happen by fate or force? Don't be mistaken - change in the profession is simmering at all levels: partners are beginning to realise there are better ways of doing things; legal tech startups are engaging students in academies; and alternative paths into legal practice are being created. The legal profession itself is also rethinking how business is done, with law firms adopting new business frameworks and structures.