Chris Ireland is a final year Law student at the University of Southampton, with an interest in contributing to legal technology projects that support access to justice. He currently works as a Legal Engineer at SYKE, is a Web Developer by background, and Operations Manager at SCL Student Bytes.
In 2022, he will be joining Clifford Chance as a Trainee Solicitor. Here is his story and journey in Law and Technology.
Legal technology is full of career changes. The current sector is full of former solicitors, paralegals, and barristers. It may seem as though to succeed and thrive individuals need to be able to draw on prior experience in legal practice. I hope that, by outlining my own experiences, I can put this assumption firmly to bed.
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