Briefing June 2018: Near pressure

Resource - 31/05/2018 : Allen & Overy, ashurst, Baker McKenzie, belfast, business development, cms, compliance, Content marketing, Cripps, diversity, dla piper, DVV Solutions, e-auctions, Freshfields Bruckaus Deringer, GDPR, glasgow, imanage, innovation, Invest Newcastle, Leeds, legal services centre, manchester, Mitie Document Managment, nearshoring, Newcastle, Norton Rose Fulbright, offshoring, outsourcing, process reengineering, reed smith, shared services, Technology, Ulster University, Wright Hassall, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Technology

A shore thing...

Industry case study from MiniSoft: Credit where credit's due

Case Study - 03/02/2017 : Account Management, ARCS2G, dla piper, Financial Strategy, legal collections, Revenue Management, Finance

This article was also featured as an industry case study in the February 2016 issue of Briefing. To read the issue in full, download...

Briefing June 2016: Flexible futures

Resource - 06/06/2016 : absenteeism, Allen & Overy, ashurst, brand, Brodies, china, client service, collaboration, contractors, dla piper, flexible resourcing, G3 Comms, Herbert Smith Freehills, lexisnexis, michelmores, minisoft, netdocuments, Peerpoint, presenteeism, thomson reuters elite, unified communications, videoconferencing, Human Resources, Marketing & BD

Flexible futures

Could contractors create yet another wave of competition for traditional law firms?


DLA Piper case study: BA Insight SharePoint customer solution

Case Study - 01/04/2016 : Business-Critical SharePoint solution, dla piper, microsoft, sharepoint, Knowledge Management, Technology

”By extending and enhancing our SharePoint search platform, we are able to present data to attorneys in new and unique ways.” - Michael Tominna, Senior Manager of Web and Search Systems, DLA...

Briefing February 2016: Space explorers

Resource - 03/12/2015 : agile working, architects, Arkadin, barlclays, briefing, business manager, chief operating officer, clifford chance, cms, collaboration, communication, Continuous Improvement, dla piper, foot anstey, hogan lovells, hotdesking, Konica Minolta Business Solutions, Legal project management, minisoft, presence, scrum, tikit, Totum, unified communications, videoconferencing, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Technology

Space explorers

It's a pleasure to present your new Briefing. Appropriately, this issue is all about fresh beginnings in other ways, including a big interview with business...

Video: Project management principles - Stephen Allen and James Northin, DLA Piper at Briefing 5P conference 2015

Video - 25/11/2015 : 5P, Conference, dla piper, General, James Northin, project management, Stephen Allen

Video length: 29mins 02secs

Click here to learn more about the upcoming Briefing 5P conference in...

"Brave" DLA Piper teams up with LOD for flexible resourcing venture

News Article - 12/11/2015 : dla piper, General, LOD, resourcing, The Lawyer

DLA Piper has announced it will offer its clients a flexible resourcing capability through a bespoke agreement with agile working provider LOD, with the majority of the resource drawn from DLA Piper alumni.

The agreement has...

Briefing: the People issue 2015

Resource - 06/11/2015 : appraisals, diversity, dla piper, ince & co, people issue, personal development, pinsent masons, project management, Purple Skies Consulting, RPC, segmentation, succession planning, talent acquisition, withers, workday, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD

Group rethink

DLA Piper international HR director, Carol Ashton, on managing tomorrow’s more diverse...

Video: The rise of the millennials - Stephen Allen, DLA Piper at Briefing Transformation 2015

Video - 16/10/2015 : briefing, Briefing Business Transformation conference, dla piper, General, Stephen Allen

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Aligning transformation...

Briefing supplement: Bridging the value gap

Resource - 12/10/2015 : alternative fee arangements, Browne Jacobson, clients, collaboration, Cost certainty, Cripps, dla piper, dwf, eversheds, management information, Mills & Reeve, predictability, process, project management, quality, thomson reuters elite, Finance, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Technology

Briefing supplement: Bridging the value gap

Do I know you?

Briefing investigates how well top 100 law firms' understanding of in-house business priorities match what...

Briefing on: Is legal a content business?

Resource - 11/05/2015 : automation, Business Integrity, client portals, cloud, content, Databarracks, digital dictation, disaster recovery, dla piper, document automation, dwf, efficiency, Herbert Smith Freehills, information security, knowledge management, linklaters, marketing, microsites, osborne clarke, Oyez professional services, pinsent masons, risk management, social media, taylor wessing, tlt, twitter, webinars, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Perfectly content?

Most law firms turn their legal knowledge into some form of value-added content for clients - but are they media-savvy enough when it comes to designing, managing and...

Briefing on: Legal IT in 2015

Resource - 12/12/2014 : Advanced Legal, BigHand, case management, cloud, digital dictation, dla piper, document management, dwf, Econocom, farrer & co, Hebert Smith Freehills, Higgs & Sons, integration, keoghs, kingsley napley, Linetime, management information, michelmores, mobility, presence, pricing, project management, RPC, security, telepresence, thomson reuters elite, videoconferencing, Vodafone, Williams Lea, Finance, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Tools of the trade

Technology can help law firms deliver a strategy of competitive differentiation - and as another year draws to a close we take a parting snapshot of how systems and market sentiment have evolved...

Iron Mountain case study: DLA Piper

Case Study - 02/12/2014 : dla piper, document management, General, Iron Mountain, legal document management, legal it, legal technology, record management, Technology

Storage consistency brings business efficiency

  • Challenge: To consolidate suppliers, bringing consistency of service, reduced risk and reduced cost.
  • Solution: Iron Mountain...

Briefing on: Knowledge and process in 2014

Resource - 11/07/2014 : addleshaw goddard, baker & mckenzie, charles russell, dla piper, General, Herbert Smith Freehills, HP Autonomy, KM, knowledge, lexisdraft, linklaters, Mayer Brown JSM, pinsent masons, process, project management, Thomson Reuters Solcara, watson farley williams, XRef, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Going back to our roots?

We're not talking about KM in this issue of Briefing. We're analysing how process and project management and knowledge are combining to create new ways of working and better...

Briefing on: People, change and transformation

Resource - 22/05/2014 : briefing magazine, clifford chance, clyde & co, dla piper, eversheds, General, Hill Dickinson, hr, human resources, law firm news, Norton Rose Fulbright, olswang, Parabis Group, pinsent masons, weightmans, withers, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Change, transform, grow

Harnessing people power to drive strategy and growth on the biggest stage is a major challenge firms are facing. 

Developing your people in tandem with your culture, getting unity across a...