MAQS embraces Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology

8 December 2017 | Press Release

Swedish law firm MAQS Advokatbyrå has deployed Luminance’s artificial intelligence (AI) technology, transforming its M&A department by streamlining the due diligence process.

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Slaughters ramps up Luminance investment in $10m round

29 November 2017 | The Lawyer

Slaughter and May has invested in artificial intelligence platform Luminance as part of a $10m Series A funding round.

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Slaughter and May contributes to £10m funding round for AI startup Luminance

29 November 2017 | LegalWeek

Slaughter and May has invested in artificial intelligence (AI) platform Luminance as part of a $10m (£7.5m) funding round that values the company at $50m (£37m).

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Luminance, a London startup using AI to help lawyers, just raised $10m

29 November 2017 | City A.M.

A startup that's developing artificial intelligence to help lawyers do their job better has raised fresh funding and plans to expand to the US.

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Luminance closes $10m Series A funding valuing the company at $50m

29 November 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Luminance has closed a $10m Series A funding round that values the company at $50 million.

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Legal AI Gains Traction as U.K. Startup Targets U.S.

29 November 2017 | Bloomberg

Luminance gets $10 million from Talis Capital, others for North American expansion.

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Luminance completes Series A funding round at $50M valuation; Opens U.S. headquarters in Chicago

29 November 2017 | Press Release

Luminance, the leading artificial intelligence platform for the legal profession, has closed a $10m Series A funding round that values the company at $50 million.

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Chapman Tripp says artificial intelligence automates tasks, not jobs

21 November 2017 | NBR

Chapman Tripp joins a growing number of white-collar firms to embrace AI technology.

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Luminance won't impact grads: Chapman Tripp

21 November 2017 | Sky News

Tapping into artificial intelligence will give law firm Chapman Tripp the opportunity to grow its legal business beyond what it does today and won't impact the number of graduates it hires, says technology partner Bruce McClintock.

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Leading NZ firm launches new cloud-based business

20 November 2017 | Australasian Lawyer

Zeren also uses artificial intelligence including machine learning to streamline large-scale document reviews, such as needed in M&A due diligence.

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Chapman Tripp Step Into The Brave New Law Tech World of Artificial Intelligence

20 November 2017 | Law Fuel

Chapman Tripp have firmly entered the legal tech world with the launch today of their new legal documentation service, employing artificial intelligence and marrying tech and legal expertise into a new service offering.

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Top Kiwi Firm, Chapman Tripp, Picks Luminance’s Legal AI Tech

20 November 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

Chapman Tripp, New Zealand’s largest full-service commercial law firm, has selected Luminance’s legal AI doc review capability for due diligence work in domestic and international M&A transactions.

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Chapman Tripp deploys Luminance’s artificial intelligence in New Zealand

20 November 2017 | Press Release

Chapman Tripp, New Zealand’s leading full-service commercial law firm, has selected Luminance to provide artificial intelligence technology for due diligence for domestic and international M&A transactions.

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Luminance awarded for Horizontal Innovation and New IT Product of the Year

17 November 2017 | Press Release

Luminance, the leader in artificial intelligence for the legal industry, is pleased to have been recognised with the annual award for ‘Horizontal Innovation’ by the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) Awards, and ‘New IT Product of the Year’ by the British Legal Technology Awards.

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Finnish law firm TRUST. adopts market-leading artificial intelligence platform from Luminance

7 November 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Finnish law firm TRUST. has taken the lead among Finland’s legal profession by deploying Luminance’s cutting-edge artificial intelligence technology to streamline due diligence processes for its M&A transactions.

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UK Legal AI Co. Luminance Bags Finnish Law Firm Client

7 November 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

Finnish law firm TRUST. has signed up with UK-based legal AI company, Luminance, to streamline its due diligence processes for M&A transactions.

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TRUST. adopts market-leading artificial intelligence platform from Luminance

7 November 2017 | Press Release

Finnish law firm TRUST. has taken the lead among Finland’s legal profession by deploying Luminance’s cutting-edge artificial intelligence technology to streamline due diligence processes for its M&A transactions.

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Hear experts from Freshfields and Luminance discussing legal AI

12 October 2017 | The Times

For The Times Brief's latest podcast, Jonathan Ames asks a guest panel about whether robots really are about to take over the legal profession

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Rajah & Tann Asia selects Luminance AI technology for M&A

11 October 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Rajah & Tann Asia has adopted Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to enhance its due diligence processes for M&A transactions following a competitive selection process.

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Legal AI Co. Luminance Sees Singapore Growth With Rajah & Tann

11 October 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

One of Singapore’s leading legal groups, Rajah & Tann Asia, has adopted legal AI company Luminance for its due diligence process work, in an important client win for the London-based pioneer.

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Rajah & Tann Asia selects Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology for M&A

11 October 2017 | Press Release

Rajah & Tann Asia has adopted Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to enhance its due diligence processes for M&A transactions following a competitive selection process.

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WongPartnership is the first Singapore Law Firm to harness Artificial Intelligence

6 September 2017 | WongPartnership blog

Leading Singapore law firm, WongPartnership LLP takes the lead locally in adopting artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance its due diligence processes for Merger & Acquisition (M&A) transactions. It is part of the firm’s strategy to leverage on technology to optimise legal services for its clients.

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Singapore Opens to Legal AI Via Luminance/WongPartnership Deal

6 September 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

UK-based legal AI company, Luminance, has announced that it has started working with leading Singapore law firm WongPartnership, marking a new front in the growth of AI adoption on a global scale.

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WongPartnership adopts artificial intelligence technology from Luminance

6 September 2017 | Press Release

Luminance announces that it has started working with top Singaporean law firm WongPartnership LLP. WongPartnership has taken the lead in Singapore in adopting artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance its due diligence processes for merger & acquisition (M&A) transactions.

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Corrs adopts Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology

29 August 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Luminance announced that it has started working with Australia’s leading independent law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth. Corrs is initially deploying Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to streamline due diligence processes for M&A transactions

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Corrs deploys Luminance's artifical intelligence for deals

29 August 2017 | The Global Legal Post

Australian law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth is initially deploying Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to streamline due diligence processes for M&A transactions.

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Bech-Bruun deploys Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology

29 August 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Bech-Bruun will benefit from the technology’s ability to understand documents in any language much faster than humans can, freeing up its expert lawyers to spend more time on evaluation.

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Bech-Bruun deploys Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology for M&A

29 August 2017 | Press Release

Top-tier Danish law firm Bech-Bruun has adopted Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to enhance its due diligence processes for M&A transactions. This is another major win for Luminance, the fast-growing AI platform that already counts the UK’s Slaughter and May and Spain’s Uría Menéndez as clients.

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Corrs adopts Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology

25 August 2017 | Press Release

Luminance announces that Australia’s leading independent law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, is deploying Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to streamline due diligence processes for M&A transactions.

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Luminance Announces That it Has Started Working with CAS

14 August 2017 | Legal IT Professionals

Having already helped a number of leading law firms to improve their due diligence practice, this latest contract win reflects Luminance’s ability to accelerate the value that a broader range of legal providers can add.

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Legal AI + ALSP Team Up Again: Luminance Links with Carillion

14 August 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

In what now appears to be a clear trend, another alternative legal services provider (ALSP) has linked with a legal AI company to provide more efficient document review services. In this case it is CAS (Carillion Advice Services) teaming up with UK-based legal AI company, Luminance.

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Luminance signs up legal service provider CAS to use artificial intelligence technology

14 August 2017 | Press Release

Luminance announces that it has started working with CAS (Carillion Advice Services), a leading innovator in managed legal services. Having already helped a number of leading law firms to improve their due diligence practice, this latest contract win reflects Luminance’s ability to accelerate the value that a broader range of legal providers can add.

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Event: London Law Expo

21 September 2017 | London

Luminance are proud to sponsor the London Law Expo. The event will explore a range of topics and issues surrounding the profitability, performance and IT security of law firms and legal businesses.

Luminance will be exhibiting at the event and CEO Emily Foges will be speaking at the conference.

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Event: Briefing 5P

21 September 2017 | London

Luminance is pleased to be sponsoring the Briefing 5P event in London. The event will focus on the legal industry progressing beyond the traditional tools used to better business practices.

Luminance will be exhibiting at this event and CEO Emily Foges will be speaking at the conference.

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Event: Event: Nordic Legal Tech Day

21 September 2017 | London

Luminance is proud to be a sponsor and exhibitor at the Nordic Legal Tech day in Stockholm. The full day conference will host exhibitions and key notes on the digitization of the legal industry.

Luminance will be demonstrating their market-leading artificial intelligence at the event. Luminance CEO Emily Foges will be speaking as a panellist addressing the topic; “Legal AI – Where it Stands Today and What it Means For Lawyers and Clients”. The panel will be moderated by Richard Tromans of Artificial Lawyer.

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Event: AFME European Compliance and Legal Conference

19-20 September 2017 | London

Luminance will be attending the AFME European Compliance and Legal Conference. The event, held in London, will bring together law firms and compliance officers to discuss the key issues facing legal and compliance teams within the European financial sector.

Dr Mike Lynch, the founder of Luminance Investor Invoke Capital, will be a panellist at the event. The panel will address how developments in technology will impact compliance and litigation.

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El sector legal da sus primeros pasos para convertirse en 4.0

17 July 2017 | Expansión

También indicado para las due diligences es Luminance, herramienta basada en la inteligencia artificial que ha sido desarrollado por un grupo de expertos de la Universidad de Cambridge.

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Legal AI Market Expands

14 July 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

Leading Italian law firm Portolano Cavallo has signed up with legal AI company Luminance to use its technology for M&A due diligence work.

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Luminance and HighQ Announce Product Integration to Automate Data Management

14 July 2017 | Legaltech News

Due diligence artificial intelligence software provider Luminance and data collaboration platform HighQ, both London-based companies, recently announced a product integration that will allow users to pipeline data from HighQ into Luminance for processing.

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Portolano Cavallo punta sul software inglese

10 July 2017 | La Repubblica

Lo studio legale Portolano Cavallo conferma il ruolo di apripista per quanto concerne l’innovazione del mercato legale italiano, portando in Italia per la prima volta Luminance, la piattaforma di intelligenza artificiale sviluppata dai matematici dell’università di Cambridge e dedicata al mondo legale che utilizza software di apprendimento automatico per leggere e analizzare contratti e altri documenti, migliorando l’efficienza di procedure come quelle di due diligence e non solo.

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Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology deployed by Italian law firm Portolano Cavallo

6 July 2017 | Press Release

Luminance has been selected by the law firm Portolano Cavallo, in the first Italian client win for the leader in artificial intelligence for the legal industry.

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Luminance now integrates with HighQ

4 July 2017 | Legal IT Professionals

The HighQ integration will allow Luminance clients who use HighQ as part of their M&A transaction process to synchronise documents from their HighQ data room with the Luminance system for analysis and intensive review.

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Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology integrates with HighQ’s enterprise collaboration platform

4 July 2017 | Press Release

Luminance, the artificial intelligence platform for the legal industry, is pleased to announce its technology is now fully integrated with HighQ’s market-leading collaboration and data room platform.

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Gilbert + Tobin adopts Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology

3 July 2017 | Press Release

Leading Australian law firm Gilbert + Tobin has adopted Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to enhance its due diligence processes for M&A transactions.

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Luminance awarded Best AI Product in Legal

21 June 2017 | Legal IT Professionals

Luminance received its award in recognition of the transformational effect its AI platform confers on M&A lawyers during legal due diligence and other contract review processes. Other winners on the night included Tesla and DeepMind.

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Luminance awarded Best AI Product in Legal

21 June 2017 | Press Release

Luminance, the leader in artificial intelligence for the legal industry, is pleased to have been awarded ‘Best AI Product in Legal’ at the inaugural CogX AI Innovation Awards in London.

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Adopt or Perish? Attorneys and Vendors Battle Over AI Adoption

14 June 2017 | Legaltech News

One of Legalweek West's most highly trafficked panels, "AI and Automation: Game Changers for the Legal Marketplace," featured a lively and heated discussion between panelists and audience members about the potential and current role of automation and artificial intelligence in legal organizations.

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Luminance notches up another Nordic client with Cederquist win

1 June 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Luminance has secured another Nordic client win, with its machine learning-based due diligence tool having been selected by top-ranked Stockholm law firm Cederquist following a competitive pitch.

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Luminance’s artificial intelligence selected by Cederquist

1 June 2017 | Press Release

Following a competitive bid, Luminance has been selected by top-ranked Stockholm law firm Cederquist to use its market-leading artificial intelligence technology, in another Nordic client win for the fast-growing London start-up.

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Luminance wins major asset manager Arcadis as new client

17 May 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Arcadis will use Luminance’s AI technology to improve its legal document review and management processes for private equity and sovereign wealth fund clients.

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Legal AI Co. Luminance Ventures into Real Estate Sector

17 May 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

UK legal AI company, Luminance is to start working with real estate consultancy, Arcadis, which is also its first publicly announced client win outside the legal sector.

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Luminance wins major asset manager Arcadis as new client

17 May 2017 | Press Release

Luminance announces that it has started working with Arcadis, a leading asset manager, marking the first deployment of Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology in a company beyond the legal sector.

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Perez-Llorca latest to sign up to Luminance

15 May 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Leading Spanish independent firm Pérez-Llorca has become the latest law firm to sign up to machine learning-backed contract review tool Luminance, just days after a similar announcement from Iberian giant Uría Menéndez.

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Pérez-Llorca using Luminance’s artificial intelligence for due diligence

15 May 2017 | Press Release

One of Spain’s leading independent law firms, Pérez-Llorca, has selected Luminance for accelerated document review as part of its expanding M&A practice.

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Event: Legaltech West Coast

12-13 June 2017 | San Francisco

Luminance is proud to be a sponsor and exhibitor at the upcoming Legaltech West Coast conference. The conference, taking place in the heart of San Francisco, brings together legal teams to explore the practical solutions needed drive to your technology, talent and business objectives forward. CEO Emily Foges will moderate the panel ‘AI & Automation: Game Changers for the Legal Marketplace’. Demonstrations of Luminance’s market-leading AI technology will also be available at stand 402.

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Uria signs up with Luminance for contract review

8 May 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Slaughter and May’s Spanish best friend Uría Menéndez has signed up with AI-backed contract review provider Luminance.

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Luminance AI technology deployed in over 110 transactions

8 May 2017 | Press Release

Company also announces new partnership with major Spanish law firm Uría Menéndez

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Artificial intelligence closes in on the work of junior lawyers

4 May 2017 | Financial Times

‘Lawtech’ sifts and summarises data with speed and precision to replace routine tasks

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Luminance could raise GBP 10m - GBP 20m round within coming year

25 April 2017 | Mergermarket

UK-based legal technology (LegalTech) company Luminance could raise another round of financing within the next year, according to Vanessa Colomar, a Luminance board member and a partner and the head of communications at shareholder Invoke Capital.

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Event: KM Legal UK 2017

24-25 May 2017 | London

Luminance is a sponsor of the 18th KM Legal UK conference. The event will help law firms take their knowledge management strategies to the next level and understand what the future holds in this growing sector. Luminance CEO Emily Foges will speak as part of the panel "How AI will support the business of law an how your clients are responding to change". Demonstrations of our market-leading AI technology will also be available.

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Startups spy an opportunity in the power of AI and automation

10 April 2017 | The Independent

Teaching, law and medicine have become a battleground for startups and investors eager to disrupt with artificial intelligence.

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Interview: Emily Foges – CEO of AI Co. Luminance

7 April 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

Artificial Lawyer recently caught up with Emily Foges, the CEO of UK-based legal AI company, Luminance, which is backed by law firm Slaughter and May and Invoke Capital and launched in September last year.

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Roschier to deploy Luminance’s contract analysis AI technology for due diligence

31 March 2017 | Legal IT Professionals

Leading Nordic law firm Roschier is using Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to improve the efficiency of its due diligence in M&A transactions.

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Luminance Bags 4th Client with Nordic Firm Roschier

31 March 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

UK-based legal AI due diligence company, Luminance, has signed a new deal with another European law firm, this time in the shape of Nordic-focused, Roschier, providing its fourth publicly named client since its launch last year.

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Legal AI Co. Luminance Wins 2nd European Law Firm Client

24 March 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

London-based legal AI due diligence company, Luminance, has bagged a second European law firm as a client in the shape of Norway’s BA-HR.

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Roschier to deploy Luminance’s contract analysis AI technology for due diligence

31 March 2017 | Press Release

Leading Nordic law firm Roschier is using Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to improve the efficiency of its due diligence in M&A transactions.

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BA-HR signs up to Luminance

24 March 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Machine learning-backed due diligence tool Luminance has secured another continental European client, as leading Norwegian firm BA-HR deploys its software to speed up the corporate review process, including tagging clauses in Norwegian.

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Norway’s BA-HR using Luminance’s artificial intelligence for due diligence

24 March 2017 | Press Release

BA-HR, one of Norway’s leading law firms, has widely deployed Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to improve the efficiency of its transaction due diligence.

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Chatbots and smart tech in law

23 March 2017 | Raconteur

Strategic use of artificial intelligence by law firms is set to become a deciding factor for future success by improving client relationships and increasing profitability.

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10 top legal disruptions

23 March 2017 | Raconteur

From next-generation law firms to chatbots and tech-powered legal advice, here are ten startups transforming legal services.

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Robots aren't destroying middle-class jobs yet — just doing all our boring paperwork

12 March 2017 | Business Insider

Law firm Slaughter and May have been quick to jump on the AI bandwagon, helping to train startup Luminance's AI programme to sort through files in the due diligence process.

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The arms race - City rivals ramp up AI tech for the battles ahead

8 March 2017 | Legal Business

After a 2016 inflection point for automation, which City players are going beyond the hype and pushing ahead in the use of AI?

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Event: Lexpo

8-9 May 2017 | Amsterdam

Luminance is proud to be a Silver Sponsor of Lexpo: the Legal Innovation Event. The conference features top industry experts and aims to inspire attendees to prepare for the future of the global legal industry. Luminance will present a talk at the event and demonstrations of our pioneering AI technology will be available to attendees.

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Event: Future Lawyer Summit

4 May 2017 | London

Luminance is excited to be exhibiting and demonstrating its advanced artificial intelligence technology at the upcoming Future Lawyers Summit. CEO Emily Foges will speak on the panel ‘AI- a lawyer’s best friend?’ alongside other leading industry figures. The one-day conference will focus on how technology can be harnessed to increase profits and the changing face of the modern legal industry.

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Blog: How Artificial Intelligence can Transform Due Diligence: Panel Summary

13 February 2017 | Luminance Blog

The Luminance team flew out to New York for our first Legaltech conference at the end of January. We had a fantastic time speaking to lawyers from around the world, but the highlight of the week was our panel discussion on Wednesday, held to a packed house...

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Luminance Awarded ‘Best AI in Legal Tech’

14 February 2017 | Press Release

Luminance, a pioneer of artificial intelligence for the legal industry, has been named Best AI in Legal Tech by the Global Annual Achievement Awards for Artificial Intelligence.

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Emily Foges, CEO of Luminance, on disrupting the legal sector and reaching a $20m valuation

5 February 2017 | Tech City News

Emily Foges, CEO of Luminance, talked about disrupting the legal sector, her predictions for the industry and her 36-person paella pan.

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Dutch Law Firm uses Luminance’s AI to streamline M&A due diligence

26 January 2017 | Press Release

Luminance, a pioneer of artificial intelligence for the legal industry, today announced that law firm Houthoff Buruma is deploying Luminance’s contract analytics technology to improve the efficiency of their due diligence process in M&A transactions...

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Luminance Bags Top Dutch Firm, Houthoff Buruma, as 2nd Client to Go Public

26 January 2017 | Artificial Lawyer

UK-based legal AI company, Luminance, has secured leading Dutch law firm Houthoff Buruma as a client for its due diligence system, making this its second publicly announced client win after launching with Slaughter and May last year.

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Houthoff Buruma to deploy Luminance

26 January 2017 | Legal IT Insider

Leading Dutch firm Houthoff Buruma is deploying Luminance’s contract analytics technology to improve the efficiency of its due diligence process in M&A transactions...

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Event: ABA Techshow

15-18 March 2017 | Chicago

Luminance is excited to be attending the ABA TechShow 2017 in Chicago, USA. The ABA TechShow Conference and Expo is one of America’s largest legal technology conferences, where lawyers, legal professionals, and technology all come together. For three days, attendees learn about the most useful and practical technologies available. Luminance will be exhibiting and CEO Emily Foges will give a presentation on our ground-breaking contract analysis technology.

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Event: Knowledge Management Forum

9 March 2017 | London

Luminance is sponsoring the sixth annual Thomson Reuters Knowledge Management Forum, taking place on 9 March 2017 in London. The conference will examine what critical knowledge is, how it can help drive down costs and what current and future disruptors to the KM world may look like. Luminance will be presenting two TED-format sessions, and demonstrations of our technology will be available.

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Event: Briefing Horizons

22 February 2017 | London

Luminance will be sponsoring the Briefing Horizons event “Waking up to cognitive technology: artificial intelligence in law firms”, taking place on the 22 February 2017 in London. The conference looks at the debate about whether AI will have a radical impact on the legal profession. Murray Cox, a partner in Slaughter and May’s corporate and commercial department, will present a case study together with Luminance CEO Emily Foges, exploring how the firm has put Luminance into practise over the past months.

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Event: Legaltech New York Panel Discussion

1 February 2017 | New York

Luminance will be hosting a panel discussion on 1 February 2017 as part of Legaltech in New York. Three M&A experts will explore how their firms have adopted the technology over the past six months, discussing what added value the technology has provided, as well as issues and challenges.

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Legal-tech startup Luminance valued at $20m after investment from Talis Capital

15 December 2016 | The Tech Portal

Luminance, an AI-powered platform that seeks to disrupt the legal due diligence process, has received an undisclosed sum of funding from Talis Capital, valuing the company at more than $20 million. The company, which is a spin out of the University of Cambridge, received $3 million from Invoke Capital, Mike Lynch’s tech investment vehicle, in September...

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LegalTech startup Luminance valued at $20m following investment from Talis Capital

15 December 2016 | Tech City News

Luminance, an AI-powered platform that seeks to disrupt the legal due diligence process, has received an undisclosed sum of funding from Talis Capital, valuing the company at more than $20m. The company, which spun out of the University of Cambridge, received $3m from Invoke Capital, Mike Lynch’s tech investment vehicle, in September...

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Legal AI Co. Luminance Receives New Investment, Values at Over $20m

15 December 2016 | Artificial Lawyer

AI legal document review company Luminance has secured funding from Talis Capital, which values the company at over $20 million. Luminance, which has a special focus on due diligence, launched in September with the backing of Mike Lynch’s Invoke Capital and Magic Circle law firm Slaughter and May...

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Talis Capital Backs Luminance as Tenth Deployment Completed

15 December 2016 | Press Release

Luminance, a pioneer of artificial intelligence for the legal industry, has secured funding from Talis Capital, which values the company at over $20 million. Launched in September, with the backing of Invoke Capital and Magic Circle law firm Slaughter & May, demand for Luminance’s product is growing rapidly, with the company recently completing its tenth data room project...

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Will robots actually take your job?

4 December 2016 | Raconteur

Listen to the teams from IBM Watson, Google DeepMind or Facebook AI Research and you could be forgiven for thinking you’re sitting front and centre in the prequel to Sarah Connor’s nightmares played out in The Terminator series or the beginnings of a journey to an encounter with HAL 9000 of Arthur C. Clarke’s prescient 2001: A Space Odyssey...

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Blog: The needle in the haystack: how Luminance’s AI goes beyond keyword search

5 October 2017 | Luminance Blog

How is Luminance different to systems based on keyword search? It’s a question we thought was worth expanding on in the wake of our recent launch. First, let’s define keyword search. This simply takes a string of characters entered by a user and compares it to all other strings of characters in the dataset to find a match...

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Event: British Legal Technology Forum 2016

14 March 2017 | London

Luminance will be exhibiting and speaking at the British Legal Technology Forum in London on 14 March 2017. BLTF is Europe’s largest legal technology conference, with an estimated 1,200 attendees from across the legal and commercial technology sectors. The event will be chaired by Richard Susskind, leading AI writer and co-author of The Future of the Professions.

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Event: LegalTech New York 2017

2 February 2017 | New York

Luminance will be attending the LegalTech conference in New York between the 31st January and 2nd February 2017. Legaltech, an ALM event, is a bi-coastal event that occurs twice a year. It is the premier legal technology host for the legal community.

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Event: AI Europe 2016

5-6th December 2016 | London

Luminance will be exhibiting in the startup zone of AI European London on 5th and 6th December 2016. The conference covers the most recent advances in artificial intelligence at a critical moment in history for the application of AI to business practise. Luminance will be giving a 30 minute demonstration in the startup zone which will be open to all conference attendees.

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Event: ILTA Insight 2016

17th November 2016 | London

Luminance is exhibiting at the International Legal Technology Association’s 2016 Insight conference, to be held in London on November 17th. With a strong focus on education and conversation, we’re excited to be a part of one of the legal technology sector’s top conferences.

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Event: iTech Law Conference 2016

9-11 November 2016 | Madrid

Luminance will be sponsoring the 2016 International Technology Law Association Conference, held between 9th and 11th November in the Westin Palace Madrid. iTech Law is a global forum for the exchange of ideas and in-depth examination of issues relating to technology and communication, with a membership of lawyers specialising in technology law. Luminance will also have a stand where attendees can receive a demonstration of the technology.

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Event: London LawExpo 2016

11 October 2016 | London

Luminance is excited to announce that we will be attending the London LawExpo conference on the 11th October 2016. Our CEO, Emily Foges, will be giving a talk on the topic “Transforming Due Diligence through Artificial Intelligence” at 3pm on the TechHub stand. Luminance will also have a stand where attendees can receive a demonstration of the technology.

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Tech billionaire Mike Lynch: 'You're seeing the beginning of a new age'

17 September 2016 | Business Insider

This Wednesday, the tech billionaire investor announced an investment in Luminance, a newly launched startup that uses artificial technology...

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Invoke Capital takes stake in Luminance

14 September 2016 | Sky News

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Mike Lynch backs tech project on M&A due diligence

14 September 2016 | Financial Times

Mike Lynch, former chief executive of UK software group Autonomy, is backing a British start-up that uses artificial intelligence...

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'It gives them their lives back'

14 September 2016 | Legal Week

Slaughters chief on what artificial intelligence means for associates...

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Luminance Automates Mergers With Robot Lawyer AI

14 September 2016 | Inverse

Luminance, a UK startup, widely released an A.I. on Wednesday that can read through reams of papers and flag up potential issues...

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Lawyers replaced by robots? UK start-up aims to cut out 'grunt work'

14 September 2016 | Reuters

The entrepreneur behind British software company Autonomy has invested in a start-up called Luminance that uses artificial intelligence...

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Mike Lynch’s Invoke Capital invests $3m in AI startup Luminance

14 September 2016 | Tech City News

Founded by a combination of laywers and mathematicians, and based on research and development at the University of Cambridge...

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Time for Robo-lawyer? Mike Lynch backs Cambridge law-tech start-up Luminance

14 September 2016 | Cambridge News

Cambridge business big-shot Mike Lynch is backing a start-up which aims to harness the power of machine learning in the legal process...

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Slaughter and May becomes latest magic circle firm to embrace artificial intelligence

14 September 2016 | Legal Cheek

Uber-traditional magic circle outfit Slaughter and May has become the latest firm to put pen to paper on a deal that will see it use artificial intelligence (AI). The system (or cool robot as Legal Cheek likes to think of it) is called Luminance, and has been created by a team of lawyers and mathematicians....

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Luminance Launches with Backing of Invoke Capital and in Collaboration with Slaughter and May

14 September 2016 | Press Release

Invoke Capital, the technology investment fund dedicated to unlocking the potential of European technology, today announces its investment in Luminance, which harnesses advances in machine learning to transform the legal due diligence process...

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