Tech Survey 2018

Tech Survey 2018

The ABA Legal Technology Survey Report is the most comprehensive study available of lawyers’ actual technology use, spanning a vast range of topics from security and basic office software to e-discovery, marketing tools, and much more. The survey has been published annually for more than 20 years. The 2018 edition features six volumes, each with detailed charts, tables, and trends.

Vol I: Technology Basics and Security 

Discover trends in: budgeting; training; technology policies; security tools; security practices (including auditing & client requests); and backup.

Vol. II: Law Office Technology

Learn what law offices use for: laptops/desktops; communication software; legal-specific software; document software; general office software; cloud computing; and extranets.

Vol. III: Online Research

View popular research formats and sources for: free online research; fee-based online research; mobile research; and legal analytics.

Vol. IV: Marketing and Communication Technology

See how firms utilize websites; blogs; social media; communication tools; marketing tools; and analytics.

Vol. V: Litigation Technology and E-Discovery

This volume addresses: courtroom hardware (availability, ownership & use); courtroom technology training; litigation support software; e-filing; e-discovery; technology assisted review; and early case assessments.

Vol. VI: Mobile Lawyers

See what’s new in overall lawyer mobility trends including: laptops; smartphones; tablets; apps; and telecommuting.

2018 Legal Technology Survey Report: Combined Volumes I-VI

This e-book combines all six of the 2018 reports: Technology Basics and Security; Law Office Technology; Online Research; Marketing and Communication Technology; Litigation Technology and E-Discovery; and Mobile Lawyers.