Daan Vansimpsen

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Last week our team attended several conferences, workshops and keynotes in To get you up to speed with the latest developments, we wrote a little summary on what we’ve been up to. Legal Geek On Wednesday Daan attended the main event of the Legal Geek Conference in London. As a first timer he wasn’t sure what to expect, but things turned out really well. A full day of keynotes, start-up booths and the most interesting…
Past September Helsinki welcomed legal innovators from all over the world to share their thoughts on what the future of the legal industry should look like. The Legal Design Summit took place for the third time, with over 600 participants flying in from all continents. Our entire team travelled to Helsinki to meet up with the crème de la crème of the global Legal Design community, and of course to root for Matthias during his closing keynote. And…
Legal Innovation Internship Want to work at the forefront of legal tech & design? This is your chance! We like to think of ourselves as a legal special forces team with singular focus and an execution mindset. To live up to this, we need the best talent in the market. Everyone in our team relentlessly drives towards getting shit done and improving the industry we love. At Ethel we see ourselves as the challenger team dedicated to helping…
Last week I attended the 4th demo-night hosted by Brussels Legal Hackers. The Belgian chapter of the global grassroots community has already hosted over 30 meetups since it was established a few years ago. A big thumbs up to Caroline, Tommy and the rest of the team for their relentless drive and ongoing efforts! The format allows you to explore legal tech solutions in depth. How do you use them? Who decides to build one…
A lot has been said and written on the future of the legal workforce. What you should have figured out by now is that robots are not going to steal your job. Nor is software. However, what we do see happening in the market, is the rise of new positions in the legal industry under the impact of Legal It is necessary to realize the significance of the transition from an industrial society operating with…