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A future-fit legal team starts with emotionally intelligent leadership, not tech

Exigent’s Global Managing Director Nicola Stott on how legal leaders should develop themselves and their teams in the face of increased technological complexity Would you get on an autonomous...

Progress is not just about putting new technology on desks

Nicola Stott, Exigent’s Global Managing Director, spoke to International Financial Law Review about leadership in legal, diversity and the secret to her success as a female legal leader Exigent’s...

GDPR vs CCPA – why the new legislation spells new opportunities

As the first big fines start hitting businesses, data privacy and compliance legislation are back at the top of the board agenda. Here’s how you can be prepared and...

If your legal tech is just about being cheaper, it’ll fail in the coming recession

Exigent’s CEO talks to Legal Tech News about how legal tech providers should prepare for the approaching recession and how in-house teams should tackle it. “A slowdown will hit...

What Do Rubber Ducks Have to do With Legal Data Analytics?

By Matt Hoy, Associate Director, Legal Solutions UK, Ireland and Europe What do rubber ducks and Nikes have to do with legal data analytics? Nothing at first glance. Until...

Why investing in legal tech is important right now

As a cornerstone investor in Bright Minds Capital Partners, Exigent’s mission is to change the way legal tech is funded, led and developed. By David Holme, Exigent’s CEO and...

Data dilemma; Why Contract Management and Artificial Intelligence could be the answer to your risk problems

Contract management is laborious, time-consuming and, according to multiple statistics, not performed adequately by the majority of businesses, leading to between 5%-40% loss of value on any given deal....

Nine reasons contract management will help your business thrive

Everyone knows that knowledge is power. But in our fueled, fast-moving economy, it’s not just any knowledge; yesterday’s knowledge isn’t as powerful as today’s.  In a business context, markets...

The coming of age of Alternative Legal Service Providers

To coincide with Exigent’s 16th birthday, Nicola Stott reflects on the rapid rise and evolution of ALSPs and the Legal Process Outsourcing (LPO) industry Playing a role in changing...

Get 2020 vision with streamlined immigration processes

Immigration attorneys are struggling with the workload required for their petitions since the last election. Find out how to get a head start in immigration before the next elections...

Making contract management work for you

How to design a contract management solution that works for where your company is on the journey towards smart contracts Search for the latest in contract management and these...

Blockchain and smart contracts: the 5 essential things you need to know before you dive in

Smart Contracts. We’ve been hearing about them for some time, and often think about them in an ambiguous way. It’s a bit like the phrase ‘working smarter, not harder’-...

Create Returns for Your Corporate Legal Team

In the corporate world, we talk about “value,” “returns” and “bottom line” as if we’re shy about the real issue: Money. Legal departments and the general counsel who lead them have always...

We can “Balance for Better” in legal tech too

Nicola Stott, the co-founder of Exigent, shares her views on what International Women’s Day means for women in two of the toughest industries for gender balance, legal and tech...

Thinking about new tech? Here are six things worth knowing before you do anything

With such a plethora of information out there and a confusing array of technology, what’s worth knowing before you start investing? Below are six things to consider before...