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James Sherer Co-Authors Article on Use of Artificial Intelligence in the Legal Industry

Articles / January 9, 2018

Partner James Sherer is a co-author of an article published in the January-February 2018 issue of Law Practice Magazine. The article, titled “Practical Magic: Law’s Hands-On AI Revolution,” was written with Ed Walters, the CEO of Fastcase. It is a detailed overview of how artificial intelligence (AI) applications are being used in the legal industry today and what may happen as the use of AI technologies spreads in the future.

Sherer and Walters conclude:

We stand on the precipice of a great era of cognitive computing for law—and lawyers, legal information professionals, software companies, and legal publishers will all be wielding these tools. The firms and professionals that embrace this opportunity will be more informed and, more important in this new era, a significant source of competitive advantage

Read the article.