Law and Word Order: NLP in Legal Tech

Research paper by ROBERT DALE

Indexed on: 20 Dec '18Published on: 01 Jan '19Published in: Natural language engineering


The law has language at its heart, so it’s not surprising that software that operates on natural language has played a role in some areas of the legal profession for a long time. But the last few years have seen an increased interest in applying modern techniques to a wider range of problems, so I look here at how natural language processing is being used in the legal sector today.