Changes in technology greatly affect the legal industry.
Cryptocurrency, Blockchains and smart contracts fundamentally change the way money changes hand and contracts are executed.
"If you're a legal professional and aren't at least aware of the advances in software and technology, you're doing yourself and your clients a disservice," tech consultant Chase Ryan said. "At the same time, firms that proactively seek out edges and know the tech sector will be a step ahead."
Gunner analysts and developers work on projects every day to advance technology in the legal sector and the team regularly meets with legal professionals and groups to discuss collaboration and what the future will hold.