HBR Consulting mitigates risk for law firms with new data loss prevention tagger product

News Article - 09/10/2017 : Data Loss Prevention, Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Risk & Compliance, Technology

One of the most exciting parts of my job as head of Software Solutions at HBR Consulting is that daily, I get to speak to successful law firm and corporate legal leaders about trends and topics influencing their industry.

One common theme...

HBR Consulting: Why global law firms must prioritise anti-money laundering policies

Resource - 23/08/2017 : AML, anti-money laundering, Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Finance, Risk & Compliance

In 2015, 11.5 million documents referred to as the Panama Papers were leaked from a Panamanian law firm and revealed widespread global tax evasion involving notable individuals (including FIFA soccer officials and the Icelandic Prime Minister)....

HBR Consulting explains how to prepare for new data regulations in Europe

Resource - 21/08/2017 : EU data protection, GDPR, Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Knowledge Management, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

A surprising 80 percent of international IT professionals say they know little to nothing about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to a Dell survey. And a staggering 97 percent said their organizations do not have a plan for...

HBR Consulting reports on the findings of HBR Legal Lab 2017

Resource - 04/08/2017 : Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Technology, Technology, Practice Management

Introduction

The legal ecosystem continues to evolve. New competitors, alternative providers, increasing client expectations, emerging technology and a growing emphasis on diversity are challenging industry norms and creating an impetus...

HBR Consulting releases risk roundtable findings on how to improve business acceptance processes

Resource - 25/07/2017 : Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm risk, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

On June 9, over 20 representatives from the legal vertical joined HBR Consulting and Intapp at Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York for an invitation-only Risk Roundtable. Participants from law firms and investment banking firms came together...

Centers of excellence: Managed services trends are taking hold in vertical

News Article - 25/07/2017 : Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Technology

Forward-thinking law firms and law departments are looking beyond internal staffing and cost-reduction strategies, and are pursuing custom-tailored solutions for service delivery. By using outside providers to deliver services, leading law firms...

HBR Consulting discusses the MER Conference and the evolving role of Information governance professionals

Resource - 28/06/2017 : information governance, Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Knowledge Management, Technology

Last month, I had the pleasure of attending and speaking at the MER Conference in Chicago. The annual event is one of the largest educational conferences focused on addressing the ever-present challenges of managing electronic records...

HBR Consulting discusses implementing a layered defense for cybersecurity

Resource - 23/06/2017 : Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

This article was originally written by Laurie Fischer, managing director at HBR Consulting. 

Earlier this year, Legal IT Professionals featured an article co-authored by my colleague James Britt and...

HBR Consulting: How centers of excellence are accelerating efficiencies across the legal landscape

Resource - 24/05/2017 : centers of excellence, Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Practice Management

Introduction

Across today’s legal ecosystem, a set of complex forces has pushed law firms to strategically reexamine and transform operational support in a way that places a greater emphasis and value on corporate client-facing...

HBR Consulting provide its 3 key takeaways from Corporate Legal Operations Consortium Europe

News Article - 23/05/2017 : General, Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Technology

With the 2017 Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC) Institute just around the corner, leaders in legal operations are gearing up to spend three days sharpening their legal swords and networking among industry thought leaders. HBR...

HBR report: From information management to information governance – The new paradigm

Resource - 10/05/2017 : Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Knowledge Management, Technology

 

Overview 

The explosive growth of information presents management challenges to every organization today. Retaining volumes of information beyond its legal, regulatory, or operational value increases data storage costs...

HBR white paper: How change is driving opportunity – Market trends shaping the legal landscape

Resource - 09/05/2017 : Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting, Marketing & BD, Technology

Introduction

In today’s legal landscape, it is common to perceive corporate law departments and law firms as competing forces. But in reality, the relationship between the two is not so dissimilar. Though there are fundamental...

HBR Consulting

Network Partner - 09/05/2017 : Law firm consulting, Law firm managed services, Law firm operations, law firm technology, Legal consulting

HBR Consulting (HBR) delivers advisory, managed services and software solutions that increase productivity and profitability, while mitigating risk for law firms, law departments and corporations. As trusted advisors with deep industry experience...