Genevieve DuruIheoma

Choosing to Challenge

Granted that gender inequality is a societal menace that needs to be addressed by way of policy, my view, as expressed in this piece, is that, the tomorrow women thirstily desire will not come by the mere passage of the noblest of gender parity policies/laws. It would come with much questioning, much challenging, much revamping […]

A Beginner’s Guide To NextCounsel

There are two ways to know NextCounsel, one way is as a company, and the other is as a product.   Gbadebo Ojikutu and Samson Adegunle established the company in 2017 and began as co-founders. As of 2017, many law firms did not automate. The only significant legal technology was a law reporting platform. At […]

Mofe Tayo Oyetibo

Customer Spotlight: Mofe Tayo-Oyetibo

We had a conversation with the founder of Twelve Legal. We talked about Legal automation, the current state of technology in the legal sector, and his thoughts on cloud-based legal software. Hi, can you tell us a bit about yourself? I am a legal practitioner and the Managing Counsel of the law Firm Twelve Legal. […]

All about nextPLOS and who should be using it.

All about nextPLOS and who should be using it

When it comes to legal technology, there are barely any integrated management solutions for the in-house legal counsels of organisations, unlike the law firms that have quite a lot of options to choose from, but that changes now with nextPLOS. NextCounsel, Africa’s leading integrated management solution, has launched nextPLOS, a collaboration solution for in-house counsels, […]

Legal Musings for the Decade

I remember the media influencing me subtly. It was a Public Hearing from the Oputa Panel (the Human Rights Violation Investigation Commission of Nigeria) televised live that year. Oaths were being sworn, lawyers in suits and politicians in native attires filled the seats. I also had seen some court scenes with Lawyers in black robes and […]

NextCounsel is on a mission to automate the legal Industry In Africa.

Technology has taken the world by storm this past decade by transforming existing industries and creating new ones. The legal industry is one of the oldest industries in the world, experiencing a technology deficit. The industry has taken its time moving into the technological era, unlike other industries. However, there are law firms that have […]