Data scientist helps Muckle drive digital difference

Leading regional law firm for businesses Muckle LLP has appointed an expert data scientist to its newly formed Data and Digital Team.

Allen Roberton, from Darlington, has been appointed as Lead Data and Digital Developer to drive forward innovation and game-changing technological advances at the Newcastle-based law firm.

The Data and Digital Team, led by Director of Business Improvement Julie Parr, transforms Muckle LLP’s delivery of legal services by improving day-to-day technology processes.  The team also includes Finance Assistant/Data and Digital Technicians Rios Dhadra and Katie Barrett.

Allen’s appointment comes after working with Muckle for two years on a knowledge transfer partnership with Sunderland University and Innovate UK, in which he developed a product to speed up high volume, process-driven legal work such as debt recovery. A year later, Muckle LLP won a Legal Practice Management (LPM) Practice Excellence Award for Innovation.

Computer science Durham University graduate Allen, said: “I am thrilled to be appointed to the new data and digital team after working with the Muckle LLP for over a year on the KTP.

“I’m joining a fantastic, forward-thinking team which will ultimately transform the way the law firm operates. I’m really looking forward to driving the firm’s data and digital revolution.”

Julie Parr said: “We are delighted to welcome Allen to our new data team, and he is already helping us use new technology and improve workflows to offer faster and better services. Through Allen’s training and development, we’re putting data at the heart of everything we do.

“We have a culture of doing things differently and by creating better services at more accessible prices creates huge market differentiation. It’s exciting, thrilling and challenging in equal measure!”

Read more posts

New Survey Dives Deeper into…

04.08.2021

THE region’s tech network has launched a deeper dive into equality and diversity after an initial survey concluded with four key recommendations for the sector. Dynamo launched its first equality,…

Read more

Skills Bootcamps to be delivered…

04.08.2021

TechUP – Improving diversity within Tech TechUP is delighted to have been selected to take part in national Skills Bootcamps, free adult courses, designed to boost career prospects in the…

Read more

Digital bootcamps launch in North…

04.08.2021

A new series of digital bootcamps have today been announced to improve job prospects across the North East. The Skills Bootcamps in Digital, backed by the government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee…

Read more

Healthcare innovators now have TEN chances to win at this year’s @BIHA2021 as a new research category has been added! Check out the details on all the categories and enter your bright idea 👇 brightideasinhealth.org.uk @AHSN_NENC #BIHA2021

Join our
mailing list