Eimear McCann explores how the use of automation and AI can impact on outcomes in a litigation context, in a guest post for Legal Futures.
Date : 22/05/23
How can we better use AI tools in the world of disputes?
With automation on the rise across the legal profession, it is easy to forget how impactful AI could be on the disputes sector. Eimear McCann explores the true value of engaging AI tools in litigation, in a guest post for Legal Futures.
The need to trawl through paper files to find a specific document or file has been replaced by a simple search on a digital platform. The capacity to really interrogate the evidence, across an entire data set is incredibly powerful, allowing users to ask questions and retrieve specific answers within seconds.
The insights and patterns that can take hours to identify on paper can be automated and enhanced, with advanced bundling tools and automated transcription expediting hearing and witness preparation.
The inexorable rise of AI-driven technology will gradually lead to less human intervention and a greater use of automated, intelligent processes.