Why Major Companies Are Outsourcing Legal Solutions

Nelita Collins

More legal departments are looking to outside talents to bolster their ranks and grow their business. Wolters Kluwer’s new survey of 100 legal executives shows that 93% of legal or compliance departments have outsourced work in the last three years. And these are more than just smaller companies: The respondents came from […]

New Report Reveals Companies Still Don’t Trust Their Own Lawyers

Nelita Collins

The Corporate Legal Operations Global Institute kicks off tomorrow and just in time, Onit released its new Enterprise Legal Reputation Report (compiled by Provoke Insights) to “spotlight opportunities for corporate legal teams to help enterprise organizations improve organizational efficiency and materially impact their businesses.” Or, maybe more simply, to find […]

Litigation Finance Companies Eye Law Firm Ownership in Arizona

Nelita Collins

Two major litigation finance companies say Arizona’s loosening of legal industry regulations opens the door for them to co-own law firms. Burford Capital Ltd. and Longford Capital Management LP executives said that with Arizona no longer requiring lawyers to own firms—and other states considering similar steps—law partners will increasingly consider […]