January 27, 2020 by Brad Blickstein
Brad Blickstein is an expert on the legal industry and legal operations. He is principal at Blickstein Group and publisher of the Annual Law Department Operations Survey, which provides insights into the legal operations business. We talked to Brad about his recent induction as a fellow in the...Read more
January 22, 2020 by Nathan Cemenska
Much like software moves from 1.0 to 2.0, legal operations is getting upgraded. Are you ready for the next generation of legal ops? In this 2.0 version of how legal business is managed, we’ll see a powerful combination of technical speed and human acumen. A recent experiment challenged a group of...Read more
January 20, 2020 by Nathan Cemenska
This is part two of a three-part series on hourly rates and benchmarking. Part one was about how AFAs do not relieve CLDs of the responsibility to find better ways to manage hourly work. The final post in the series will focus on the future of hourly billing. In a separate post, I explained why...Read more
January 13, 2020 by Nathan Cemenska
This article was originally published in Corporate Counsel Business Journal . As the demographics of law continue to skew younger, it’s important to implement efficient tech solutions that reflect the world millennials grew up in. The demographics of law are changing. While less than one-quarter of...Read more
January 3, 2020 by Nathan Cemenska
This is the first of a three-part series on hourly rates and benchmarking. Part two will be about what to avoid in managing hourly rates and part three will focus on the future of hourly billing. Legal operations folks hate hourly billing, and justifiably so. Hourly billing focuses attention on...Read more
December 31, 2019 by Barry Ader
With 2019 coming to a close, I’m looking back not only on what the year has been like for us here at Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions but also for the legal operations industry as a whole. What I see is exciting. Legal and insurance claims teams are more focused than ever on making strategic...Read more
December 10, 2019 by Raj Sethuraman
This item was originally published by Forbes , where Raj Sethuraman is a member of the Forbes Technology Council . In everything from pop culture to politics and biographies to basketball, being a leader is applauded -- and rightfully so. While being a leader means different things in different...Read more
December 6, 2019
ELM19, the annual Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions user conference, along with our annual Executive Advisory Summit (EAS), both of which took place in Miami during November, were as successful as we ever could have hoped! Bringing clients together to network, learn, and give us their feedback is the...Read more
November 26, 2019 by Vince Venturella
Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to accurately predict the outcome of a legal matter? To be able to really get a sense of how long it will take to complete a case, how much the budget should be, and which law firm partners are best suited to litigate the matter? These are questions that corporate...Read more