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  • Starting the Map: Paper vs Digital?August 14, 2018

    We spend a lot of time trying to wean lawyers off paper…but not when we’re mapping. The power of a process map lies in its ability to show you the big picture. Having your entire process, warts and all, in a single visual has enormous value. Watch the reaction when people walk into a conference room … Read more »

  • See Things Differently—Map Your ProcessAugust 7, 2018

    Legal matter and business processes can be something of a mystery. We only know the parts that we’re involved in. But you can’t improve what you don’t know…and you need to know who’s doing what, when, and how along the entire life of a matter or a business process. Mapping is, hands down, the most e … Read more »

  • Optimizing Contract Support for In-House CounselJuly 31, 2018

    We’re always on the lookout for technologies, legal services, and law companies that can help our in-house clients optimize how they deliver their legal services. Here’s the latest: Conduit Law and Radiant Law—two innovative NewLaw service providers—have joined forces to create ConRad Contracts. The … Read more »

  • Legal Project Management, DefinedJuly 24, 2018

    LPM remains a hot topic for law firms and legal conference panels…but what exactly is it?  Arthur Wilson has written a great article defining LPM and describing the main components. Here’s my favourite part:  What LPM Is and Isn’t It’s not rocket science – you can do it It’s a toolbox, not a bible – … Read more »

  • Legal Project Management DefinedJuly 23, 2018

    Despite the ubiquity of the term, many lawyers still don’t have or have a limited understanding of legal project management (LPM). It is therefore not surprising that the uptake of LPM in the profession has thus far faired better with marketing groups than practice groups. In short, LPM is the appli … Read more »