London competing among 10 emerging global LawTech hubs, research finds

updated on 04 December 2019

London is a leading global hub for LawTech, but strong growth in other jurisdictions means that it faces tough competition, according to research by the Law Society.

The report places London among 10 “emerging LawTech scenes” around the world in Belfast, Madrid, San Francisco, Atlanta, Toronto, Tel Aviv, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Hong Kong.

Globally, London’s closest competitors are Singapore, Hong Kong and the Netherlands, the report finds.

Investment in all these hubs is likely to increase, with London set to maintain strength in artificial intelligence, cybersecurity and fintech.

Download the full report here.