5 tips for taming your outside counsel

The balance of power is shifting in the world of legal. Gone are the days where lawyers are seen as all-seeing, all-knowing, all-powerful oracles. Very few firms still enjoy being in a position with their clients see it as a privilege to be serviced by them. Clients...

Is your legal firm using the right technology?

Over the last number of months myself and the LawVu team have spent a lot of time looking at how firms and organisations operate in the legal world. In my view the legal industry is where accountants sat five years ago; looking and fearing a new breed of companies and...

LegalTech in 2016 – Excitement, Panic & Hype.

News in the LegalTech space for the past decade has been pretty barren. Articles written about analytics, legal project management, or the death of the billable hour written in 2008 are almost indistinguishable from those written in 2016. All the things that seemed...

The Problem with Partnerships

It’s so easy to describe partners in generic terms, as an inflexible, stuck in their ways group of dinosaurs who are collectively responsible for the lack of change and adaptation to the new norm and changing client expectations in the legal industry. The partnership...