The global legal landscape is facing unprecedented change. With developments in technology, the economy and society, our laws, legal system and legal sector are evolving faster than during any other period since Singapore’s independence. The legal landscape now may be dramatically different in the next few decades.
How will new, disruptive technologies impact law and justice? How will commercial forces such as increasing client demands and changes in labour markets affect the legal sector? How can laws and legal frameworks remain effective and relevant to meet evolving public expectations and social norms? What can participants in Singapore’s vibrant legal sector do to adapt and thrive, under these uncertainties?