TechTalk – Legal Technology & Artificial Intelligence: Tools or Threats?

20 Nov 2019 - Wed / 1 day / 2:00pm - 4:00pm / Kuala Lumpur Legal Aid Centre Training Room Level 3, Wisma Badan Peguam Malaysia Leboh Pasar Besar 50050 Kuala Lumpur

Artificial intelligence (AI) is, in fact, becoming a mainstay component of the legal profession. Find out more about AI and it’s application in this talk.

Member: RM 30
Members admitted from 1 July 2011: RM 30
Law Student: RM 30
Pupil in Chambers: RM 30
Non-Member: RM 30
Organisers: Bar Council

CPD Points: 2
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While our community is bombarded with a flood of information about legal technology and how it is disrupting the legal sector, the reality is lawyers and law firms are faced with challenges about the direction to take.

Do we adopt the technology and brace ourselves to pick up the tangible and intangible costs of doing so; do we wait until the dust settles to decide what to pick up; or do we do nothing and hope it goes away – yet another fad finished or another bubble burst?

TechTalk is initiated by Bar Council IT, Innovation and Future in Technology Committee (FIT).


Kuok Yew Chen is a partner at Christopher & Lee Ong, Yew Chen is a Corporate M&A lawyer with a specialisation in Regulatory & Trade matters as well as Technology, Media and Telecommunications. He currently sits on the IT, Innovation and Future in Technology of the Bar Council.

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