The client who birthed a law firm and its legal technology

In July 2017 we reported on a well-funded (US$10.5m), secretive¬†venture¬†whose aim was to revolutionise legal services and transform the delivery of corporate legal services. The venture was centered in San Francisco¬†however technology revolutions tend to cross¬†national borders very quickly. Those who¬†were expecting ground-breaking technology¬†probably felt¬†an anti-climax when it was recently¬†revealed that¬†a¬†new law firm had been created. The law firm, named Atrium¬†appears to have quickly¬†gained a following amongst the Silicon Valley startup community. The¬†head of Atrium LTS, (LTS = Legal Technology Services) the technology part of the venture, is renowned entrepreneur Justin Kan. He describes himself as an “involuntary power user […]

The Secret Legal-Tech Product with US$10.5m Funding

While the product is secret, the amount raised to develop it has been all over the internet. Atrium LTS has raised US$10.5 million to revolutionise legal services and transform the delivery of corporate legal services. Have you ever had a good idea for software, had a few coffees with friends and contacts and raised A$14 million? Probably not, and in the legal services market this is exceptional for a concept product. Part of the success of being able to access these¬†funds must be¬†the standing of the leader of this enterprise. His name is Justin Kan – an entrepreneur and partner […]