David Curle, a lawyer who is well known for his writing and analysis on legal technology, has joined the machine-learning contract-analysis company Kira Systems as legal content and research lead.

Since 2013, Curle has been director, enterprise content, technology and innovation, at Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute, where he has provided research and thought leadership around the changing legal services industry.

Curle announced the move on LinkedIn this morning, where he said that he will be helping Kira tell its story with research insights and other forms of content and analysis.