Bloomberg Law
Feb. 19, 2020, 10:11 PM

ANALYSIS: Are Firms Missing How Tech Can Improve Well-Being?

Mindy Rattan
Mindy Rattan
Legal Analyst

It’s well known that the legal industry adopts change with less than lightning speed. There are two areas in particular where change needs to accelerate: implementing technology and improving lawyer well-being. The two are directly related.

Nearly three years after a national task force issued a report making recommendations in furtherance of a “movement towards improving the health and well-being of the legal profession,” law firms still have a long way to go.

Specifically, law firms may not fully appreciate how technology can help improve lawyer well-being.

Although technology certainly can contribute to stress, it can also have the opposite ...