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The British Legal Technology Awards 2022, 16th November, London

The British Legal Technology Awards 2022
Wednesday, 16th November

The British Legal Technology Awards rewarded excellence in Legal Technology and IT Security within the UK and European Legal Sectors. Hosted by Netlaw Media, the 2022 Awards recognised leadership, innovation, technology as well as the individuals, teams and suppliers transforming the future of legal services.

The industry got together at this annual event and excellence was celebrated. The individuals, teams and suppliers, who continue to move forward, evolving and transforming the future of legal services were recognised.

Congratulations to the 2022 Winners and Finalists. 

Staged at the stunning City Central at the HAC ‘The British Legal Technology Awards’ was a gala black-tie evening that brought together dignitaries, nominees and guests to celebrate exceptional achievement within the legal sector. Judged by an independent panel of experts, the awards were open to law firms, barristers’ chambers, in-house legal departments and suppliers of technology and IT security.

Two groups of award winners were announced during the awards ceremony – one for UK and EU law firms, barristers chambers and in-house legal teams, and the other for legal IT vendors and consultants. The award winners were as follows:

British Legal Technology Awards 2022 – Categories for Legal Services – Law Firms, Barristers’ Chambers, In-House & Alternative Legal Service Providers (ALSP)

‘Most Innovative Firm of the Year’
Sponsored by Infotrack
‘Most Innovative Firm of the Year Award’ recognises law firms, barristers’ chambers, in-house legal departments or ALSP, who are driving the future of the delivery of legal services. This award recognised those which can demonstrate they are transforming the competitive landscape with the delivery of innovative client solutions, technologies, platforms and services.

Winner
Clerksroom
Runner Up
Weightmans

Finalists
Weightmans
Vodafone UK
Clerksroom
Shoosmiths

‘Technology Venture of the Year’
Sponsored by Cisilion
‘The Technology Venture of the Year Award’ recognises the outstanding delivery of an individual technology venture, project or initiative. This award honours the strategy, planning, execution and successful results of a technology venture which has delivered a positive and commercially viable impact.

Winner
Equilaw
Runner Up
Wiggin

Finalists
Horwich Farrelly
Equilaw
Norton Rose Fulbright
Wiggin

‘Information Security Team of the Year’
Sponsored by Arctic Wolf
‘The Security Team of the year Award’ recognises dynamic leadership and contribution within IT security.   This category rewards senior IT security teams who are proactively implementing advanced IT security systems and procedures to protect client data and internal operations from third party intrusions. This award highlights the teams who have successfully executed advanced system and network protection initiatives whilst driving risk mitigation strategies against sophisticated hacks and breaches.

Winner
Gateley
Runner Up
Pinsent Masons

Finalists
Pinsent Masons
Gateley

‘Technology Team of the Year’
Sponsored by Salesforce & Introhive

‘The Technology Team of the Year Award’ recognises proven and outstanding team performance. This category was open to law firms, barristers’ chambers, ALSP and in-house legal departments and awards the team that has distinguished itself through successful implementation, integration and adoption of technology

Winner
Horwich Farrelly
Runner Up
Foot Anstey

Finalists
Tees Law
Horwich Farrelly
Ashurst
Foot Anstey

British Legal Technology Awards 2022 – Dual Categories – Law Firms, Barristers’ Chambers, In-House, ALSP & Legal IT Suppliers & Consultants 

‘Alliance of the Year’
Sponsored by PracticeEvolve
‘The Alliance of the Year Award’ recognises legal service providers and legal suppliers who have delivered excellence in collaboration between all parties. This category highlights sharing and complimenting best practice, looking outward and not inwards in terms of process, for the delivery of excellence in internal and external client services.

Winner
Cripps & Sprint Valley
Runner Up
Marks & Spencer

Finalists
Cripps & Sprint Valley
Marks and Spencer

‘Inclusion & Diversity in Legal Services’
Sponsored by Grayce

The Inclusion & Diversity in Legal Services Award’ recognises teams that have been able to demonstrate its impact in shaping and driving the Diversity & Inclusion agenda within the delivery of legal services; and demonstrated the sustained value it has added to the business.

Winner
Clifford Chance
Runner up
Stephen James Partnership

Finalists
Clifford Chance
The Stephen James Partnership

British Legal Technology Awards 2022 – Categories for Legal IT Suppliers – Vendors & Consultants

‘Legal AI Supplier of the Year’
Sponsored by Perfect Portal
‘The Legal AI Supplier of the Year’ award recognises innovative solutions that are entering and/ or are established in the legal sector. This category, is open to start-ups and established vendors and recognises solutions or services that utilises new machine learning technology within its offering to deliver innovative and adaptive solutions to law firms and legal businesses.

Winner
Luminance
Runner Up
Everlaw

Finalists
Luminance
Summize
Everlaw
eBrevia


‘IT Product or Service of the Year’
Sponsored by Slater & Gordon
‘The IT Product or Service of the Year Award’ recognises innovative new products and solutions which have been launched in the legal sector during the past 12 months. This category, open to start-ups and established vendors, recognises the products and solutions which deliver vision, differentiation, practicality and importance to the sector.

Winner
Henchman
Runner Up
Arctic Wolf

Finalists
Arctic Wolf
Everlaw
Henchman
Introhive
Lavatech

‘Innovation in Legal Services’
Sponsored by Foot Anstey
‘The Innovation in Legal Services Award’ honours the suppliers which are driving the future of technology in legal services. This critically acclaimed award recognises solution providers which demonstrate they are accelerating the pace of change whilst transforming the competitive landscape with innovative technologies, platforms and services.

Winner
Exterro
Runner Up
Legl

Finalists
Clarilis
ContractPodAi
Legl
Exterro


‘IT Security Provider of the Year’
Sponsored by Clerksroom
‘The IT Security Provider of the Year Award’ awards the IT Security provider which demonstrates unprecedented knowledge, advancement and solution implementation, whilst delivering excellent client service and a complete security offering that is at the forefront of IT security within the legal sector.

Winner
Arctic Wolf
Runner Up
Tiberium

Finalists
Arctic Wolf
Quorum Cyber
Tiberium

‘Supplier of the Year’
‘The Supplier of the Year Award’ recognises legal suppliers who have demonstrated excellence in legal technology and client focused services both for SME and LME. This award honours the suppliers which are re-shaping the future of law firms and legal businesses.

Winner
Legl
Runner Up
Grayce

Finalists
Legl
Infotrack
Grayce
Lawvu

Lifetime Achievement Award 2022

Winner: Bruna Pellicci – CTO, Linklaters

The British Legal Technology Awards Return to London in November 2023.

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