So, are you really futureproof?

- Blog Posts

Those of you already familiar with Clocktimizer will be aware that we have been running a campaign for the last six weeks. Through it we sought to help lawyers futureproof their firms. We have interviewed innovative firms to find out how they tackle client satisfaction. We have shared infographics on the best technology available for… Read More

What does your futureproof profile say about you?

- Blog Posts

As many of you will already be aware, Clocktimizer has been running a campaign for the last few weeks. We have been looking for ways to help law firms become futureproof. Thus far, we have shared infographics, interviews and videos with the practical steps needed to face the coming challenges. However, this week we have… Read More

Press release: Clocktimizer brings together expert panel to answer lawyers’ burning questions

- Press Releases

In light of recent upheavals a webinar seeks to provide practical steps for the legal sector   17th May, 2017 Deutsche Bank’s decision to no longer pay for junior associate work has set a worrying precedent. It is clear that firms who do not willingly innovate or cut costs will be forced to by their… Read More

3 tips to improve client relationships

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Our final installment in this week’s series of blogs will be looking at the practical steps lawyers can take to improve their relationship with their clients. The stakes are high. In The House recently conducted a survey of over 26,000 in-house lawyers. It revealed that 45% of respondents had cut ties with a law firm… Read More

Whitepaper – Case management in Dutch legal services

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Within the world of legal services we are seeing a growing increase in the use of ‘Alternative Fee Arrangements’ (or AFAs). Clients are demanding their lawyers share risk by working on a budgetary or fixed fee basis. Discussions with law firms, however, have indicated that lawyers do not currently have the tools or procedures they… Read More

Is this the legal service model of the future?

- Blog Posts

In this week’s series of blogs, we are examining the client/lawyer relationship. Our first blogs looked at the state of the current relationship and the changes it has undergone in recent years. Since the 2008 crisis, law firms have seen counsel increasingly turning in-house in a bid to cut costs. This has led to a… Read More

Clocktimizer & TiQ whitepaper on Dutch case management

- Press Releases

Advocaten lopen veel omzet mis 08 mei 2017 – Nederlandse kantoren zijn nog niet goed voorbereid op de transitie van uurtarieven naar alternatieve prijsstructuren, een trend die in de VS al geruime tijd zichtbaar is. Door inefficiënte processen en het gebrek aan goede tools voor tijdregistratie en budgetmanagement lopen Nederlandse advocatenkantoren veel omzet mis. Dat… Read More

Is Deutsche putting too much pressure on lawyers?

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This week we are exploring the current lawyer/client relationship. In our first installment we explored the drive towards a risk sharing relationship by clients. Clients are demanding changes in fee structures, increasing transparency and increasing efficiency. However, this begs the question. Where is this likely to push the lawyer client relationship in coming years? In… Read More

Are law firms about to experience a Kodak moment?

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There is no denying the change in relationships between lawyers and their clients in recent years.  Every Altman Weil ‘Chief Legal Officer Survey’ since 2011 has found law departments decreasing external spend rather than increasing it. Interestingly, the same survey also noted that 16% of respondents had increased budgets for ‘alternative’ legal service providers. General… Read More

Infographic – The best tech for General Counsel in 2017

- Blog Posts

Throughout the week we have been looking at the technology available to General Counsel to ensure they are futureproof. You can read in detail about the companies listed below and the ways they can make lawyers’ lives easier in our blog, here.  We’ve also put it all this information in a handy infographic, shared below. We’d… Read More

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