Combining “lawyers on demand” with project management capabilities an alternative to LPO?
U.K. panel review news: 25-firm panel to be managed by legal operations center.
Continuing the trend of the increased availability of benchmarking data, e-billing/matter management vendor launches “online service that provides legal professionals with benchmarking intelligence on matter-based fees, durations, staffing allocations, and hourly rates…”
In-house leaders, do you experience any change in service levels when law firms reduce staff headcount? Do you worry that tasks formerly done by secretaries will now be assigned to billable associates? The ABA Journal has more on one example of BigLaw’s recent cuts here.
From our “how much does it cost” files: £5 million estimate for legal bills for high-speed rail project.