Is Deutsche putting too much pressure on lawyers?

- Blog Posts, Legal tech information

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?

- Blog Posts, Legal tech information

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

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

The best technology for General Counsel in 2017 (pt.4)

As part of our series on how to #futureproof your firm, we will be focusing this week on the technology available to General Counsel. On Friday we will be releasing an infographic showing our pick of the best technology to make a lawyers life easier. In the run up to this we’ll be highlighting the… Read More

The best technology for General Counsel in 2017 (pt.3)

As part of our series on how to #futureproof your firm, we will be focusing this week on the technology available to General Counsel. On Friday we will be releasing an infographic showing our pick of the best technology to make a lawyers life easier. In the run up to this we’ll be highlighting the… Read More

The best technology for General Counsel in 2017 (pt. 2)

As part of our series on how to #futureproof your firm, we will be focusing this week on the technology available to General Counsel. On Friday we will be releasing an infographic showing our pick of the best technology to make a lawyers life easier. In the run up to this we’ll be highlighting the… Read More

The best technology for General Counsel in 2017 (pt. 1)

As part of our series on how to #futureproof your firm, we will be focusing this week on the technology available to General Counsel. On Friday we will be releasing an infographic showing our pick of the best technology to make a lawyers life easier. In the run up to this we’ll be highlighting the… Read More

Our five top tips for better practice management

Good practice management is never an exact science.  Client’s wishes, likes and dislikes vary from case to case. The workload can also swing from intensive all-nighters to slow cases which last years. Too often lawyers find themselves unsure of how far work has progressed, or where they are in terms of budget. To help avoid… Read More

Quiz: Are you futureproof?

- Blog Posts, Events & campaigns, Legal tech resources and lists, Quizzes

Are you ahead of the curve when it comes to law firm innovations? There’s only one way to find out… Take our quiz and show your peers who is ready to take on the future… #futureproofyourfirm Are you #futureproof? You should take this quiz to find out!Share via your Blackberry

Futureproof Your Firm: The future is Lawsome

- Blog Posts, Events & campaigns, Legal tech information

Over the course of the next six weeks we will be looking at how lawyers can futureproof their firms. We all know that the legal world is evolving.  Clients have more power than ever before. The era of hourly billing has passed. Technology, from the most advanced AI to the next generation of BlackBerrys (who saw… Read More