LAW FIRMS OF THE FUTURE: MORE "BLADERUNNER THAN SUITS
"How will professions like law, accounting, medicine, for example going to thrive or otherwise
in an age of intergenerational change, technological advancement, particularly artificial intelligence
In a scenario setting of both near and far, the following points will be discussed:
• What would a decentralised and disintermediated law firm look like that is run through a
• When will robots be accepted as partners in a law firm?
• That is, what will a world where robots, machines, and AI have rights, duties and responsibilities
look like to us?
• Would robot partners vote?
JOHN FLOOD | PROFESSOR - LAW & SOCIETY & DIRECTOR - LAW FUTURES CENTRE |