LAAS: Legal as an (In-House) Service – What the Evolution of Corporate Legal Operations Means for the Future of the Professional Services Industry
As corporate law departments face heightened pressure to cut costs and streamline operations, while delivering more sophisticated business solutions, companies are actively revisiting how their law departments work – not only as a function, but also as an operation. Reconsidering everything from department structure and the insourcing vs. the outsourcing of work to the use of data, technology and process management, companies across industries are reassessing the why and the how that drives their legal departments. Hear from this panel of experts representing a diverse cross section of perspectives as they share their thoughts on where they see the future of the corporate law department going.
Malvina Iannone, Executive Counsel, Global Legal Shared Services, General Electric Company
Bobbi Basile, Managing Director, HBR Consulting LLC
Lawton Penn, Client Service Innovation Partner & Managing Director, DWT De Novo, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP