2018 Legal Innovation Awards

Case Studies

Katie Leupin
Founder of KDL Virtual was recognised ofor her work in providing cloud based administration services for small law firms. READ MORE…

Life Ledger
Life Ledger has two major components – the first being a match making platform that assists in connecting patients in need of assistance with groundbreaking clinical trials. READ MORE…

Pinsent Masons
Driven by a rapid growing office and a desire to implement new ways of thinking, Pinsent Masons recently transitioned their entire Melbourne office into a fully agile work space. READ MORE…

sprintlaw
sprintlaw were recognised as an organisation winner this year for their unique approach to developing a knowledge management system that worked the way their lawyers wanted it to. READ MORE…

Telestra
Telestra were awarded an organisational winner ths year for a number of exceptional innovations that serve to drive the in house functions forward. READ MORE…

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
This year saw Corrs Chambers Westgarth recognised on the Innovation Index for CorrsAR CorrsAR is a pioneering legal communication application. READ MORE…

Garth Brown
Garth Brown Conveyancing was recognised as an individual winner on the Innovation Index this year for his work in assisting clients with the Conveyancer pro app. READ MORE…

Gilbert + Tobin
Gilbert + Tobin were recognised for their work in developing the Verification <i> tool. READ MORE…

Housing New Zealand
Housing New Zealand Corporation is a story of starting small with your innovation journey. Getting to grips and comfortable with what can be done. READ MORE…

Herbert Smith Freehills
Herbert Smith Freehills uses an AI-powered tool, The Vision Lab to crowdsource ideas from Herber Smith Freehills global network READ MORE…

FCB Workplace Law
FCB PayCheck combines mathematics, statistics, and coding with an industrial relations experience READ MORE…

Automio
Claudia King founded Automio software that empowers lawyers to automate repetitive and time tasks READ MORE…

Helix Legal
Helix Legal’s innovation is building a completely scalable practice with no time sheets, billing targets and a flat structure. READ MORE…

Lexvoco
Lexvoco’s MyDay app enables lawyers to capture, report and analyse data for continuous improvement and benchmarking READ MORE…

Andrea Perry-Petersen, LawRight
Andrea has been central to the creation of an online plain language interview to assist self-represented litigants more easily prepare court documents. READ MORE…

Minter Ellison
Minter Ellison has acquired top tier boutique technology consultancy firm, ITNewcom which has furthered the implementation of our innovation strategy. READ MORE…

Clarissa Rayward – “The Club”
The Club is an international online membership platform for entrepreneurial lawyers, particulary small and sole practitioners, who are looking to make the best of their lives in and outside of Law practise. READ MORE…

Allens
Allens has developed Allens Arrow – an integrated and bespoke service to help clients undertake major document production more efficiently and cost effectively through a collaborative team of various specialists.
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Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Corrs Chambers Westgarth has built Corrs Collaborate, a business enabler developed on a SaaS platform that provides clients with intelligent, automated workflows and services using smart logic to forecast, manage and automate processes that are integrated seamlessly into their in-house legal practices and value supply chains.
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Divorce Right – Anne-Marie Cade
Anne-Marie Cade launched Divorce Right to make the divorce process more amicable, easier, smoother and kinder using web based technology to automate paperwork and engage a community of professionals.
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LawPath
LawPath for being a pioneer in the Australian legal document automation and subscription-based legal services including their Easy ESS solution developed in consultation with the ATO, as a simple, automated solution that businesses can use to complete Employee Share Schemes standardised documents provided by the government.
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McCullough Robertson Lawyers
McCullough Robertson Lawyers for their Innovation Jam, a systematic approach to innovation involving all internal employees to create service delivery excellence or new products that creates value for clients and new business ideas, such as the ‘Healthy Days Benefit’, where staff with 16 days leave can take 4 healthy days off per annum.
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Nest Legal
Awarded for Innovative approach to client service that perfectly services its target market
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Royal Automobile Club of Queensland
RACQ Corporate Legal team has developed an interactive workflow system called ServiceNow, a referral and management system for all legal matters that reduces time inefficiencies through traditional method of instructions and has significantly improved transparency, communication and effective time, capacity and document management.
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UNSW Law – Amelia Thorpe
Amelia Thorpe, Senior Lecturer at UNSW Law, has introduced a series of innovations in teaching through experiential approaches encouraging law students to see themselves as active participants in the dynamic fields of planning and environmental law.
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