A dispute often arrives unexpectedly: a problem at work, with his assistant at home, with his tenant, or even a divorce… With the mobile revolution, the services are increasingly at hand, and it is possible in some clicks to find the lawyer that best matches our needs.
Thanks to bill Hamon, as well as the decree of October 28, 2014, lawyers can now promote their profession. In France, where 96 % of the lawyers are not employees, they have to as an independent to create their website, to communicate the specifics of their activity or their fields of specialization, without forgetting the management of the agenda! On the model on the platforms of the relationship as Doctolib or Allodocteur for doctors, web sites begin to facilitate the meeting between the legal professionals and the clients, depending on their needs.
Sharing and synchronizing calendar
The platform Meetlaw has seen the light of day last summer, for example. It is a platform of making online appointments with a lawyer. With a technology-sharing and synchronization of calendar, this tool allows you to coordinate the appointment and avoids the errors of logistics.
Widr, is another platform that offers the lawyer the most appropriate to the needs of legal departments and business leaders. Widr account differentiate itself from the other platforms of the relationship by selecting for the client the professional who corresponds to him. For each application, the platform provides a single result. The user must simply answer a few questions about their needs, and with the help of an artificial intelligence, the application finds the lawyer is the more appropriate. The platform also features interviews by video conference with the lawyers.
A lawyer in his pocket and the justice predictable: the provision of legal services finally modern
For the past few years, it is possible to submit an application to a firm on a simple photo with a mobile application. It is that offers “Flash Lawyer” a service published by the Cabinet DEHAN. With this tool, the customer no longer has to search for information only on the Internet and can benefit very quickly from the expertise of the lawyer in a free legal consultation. In the case of legal services needed, it is in the honorary lump-sum average of 85 euros.
But justice does not stop there. The opportunities related to new technologies permit the development of justice services, “predictable”, in which the algorithms play the role of an assistant lawyer for the automated analysis of legal information, which allows to assess different aspects such as risk, legal or audit and analysis of contracts.
France, is she ahead in the “legal tech”?
Not at all. Beyond the relationship with professionals, start-ups related to the legal world can offer many other online services. But according to the founder of the accelerator Start-ups Scale-up Booster, Michel Ktitareff, it is from the other side of the Atlantic that the revolution of the legal sector is the most visible.
According to Ktitareff, the legal sector French is not supported yet as it should be its best startups and technology, and this might put in danger the start-ups the French, who often ended up absorbed by foreign actors.
Legal Services with artificial intelligence
The presence of the mobile applications of the relationship between individuals and lawyers is an opening to the democratisation of legal services online. But the possibilities do not stop there. Soon, we’ll see other legal services with artificial intelligence, not only to find, to his lawyer, but also to automate some legal functions, to facilitate access to justice for everyone.