Briefing March 2018: Power to the portal

Resource - 01/03/2018 : Analytics, artificial intelligence, Baker McKenzie, bird & bird, business intelligence. Osborne Clarke, Cass Business School, change management, collaboration, Confederation of British Industry, digital, innovation, IntApp, kingsley napley, linklaters, Litera Microsystems, management information, management speak, microsoft, neuroscience, Nikec, Pitching, portals, self-service, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Power to the portal

Lines between law firm and client are blurring – but can they effectively bridge the data divide to a smarter management world?



How can employers monitor the output of staff who work flexibly?

Video - 22/02/2016 : flexibility, linklaters, metrics, women in business, working from home, Human Resources

In this short extract from our event on "Why Women in Business Leave", Daniel Danso, global diversity manager at Linklaters, discusses what metrics businesses should look at to measure the output of staff when they work away from the...

HighQ case study: Linklaters

Case Study - 19/10/2015 : client knowledge, General, highq, highq publisher, linklaters, Knowledge Management


Linklaters enhance their knowledge with a new SharePoint 2013 Intranet​​

Video - 15/07/2015 : BrightStarr, case study, linklaters, SharePoint 2013, Knowledge Management

Linklaters, the leading global legal firm, wanted to capitalise on their internal knowledge pool, supporting employees in finding the information they need faster and easier.

With this goal in mind, Linklaters adopted a cutting edge...

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...

Linklaters SharePoint intranet wins best knowledge management solution in Europe using BrightStarr

News Article - 01/04/2015 : BrightStarr, information management solution, intranet, knowledge management, linklaters, SharePoint 2013, Knowledge Management, Technology

Last month the global leading law firm Linklaters was selected from among numerous entries as a finalist in the Europa IT and Software Excellence Awards for Best Storage/Information Management Solution of the Year. With award submissions entered...

Linklaters enhance their knowledge with SharePoint 2013

Case Study - 11/02/2015 : BrightStarr, document management, legal it, legal knowledge management, legal technology, linklaters, sharepoint, Knowledge Management, Technology

Linklaters, the leading global legal firm, wanted to capitalize on their internal knowledge pool, to better support employees with quick and easy access to trusted knowledge. Operating within such a knowledge driven industry, expedient access to...

The Briefing Interview: Peter Hickman, chief finance and operations officer, Linklaters

Resource - 29/09/2014 : briefing magazine, cfo, COO, Finance, law firms, linklaters, Peter Hickman interview, The Briefing interview, Finance

This article was first published in: the finance issue of Briefing magazine, Feb 2014.


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: Finance management in 2014

Resource - 06/02/2014 : Analytics, berwin leighton paisner, BI, big data, blp, business intelligence, charles russell, dashboards, Finance, firm-wide enterprise IT, flexibility, General, Herbert Smith Freehills, Herbies, hsf, linklaters, management information, OLIL 2013, olswang, shoosmiths, stephenson harwood, thomson reuters elite, visualisation, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Bigger bangs, fewer bucks...

In this low-growth market, getting ahead through analytics is legal finance's zeitgeist - just how firms will achieve that in the new 'big data' normal means even bigger change for the...

Profit margin split highlights stark disparities across UK top 50

News Article - 13/09/2013 : Allen & Overy, clifford chance, dwf, Finance, freshfields bruckhaus deringer, linklaters, macfarlanes, profitability, revenue, shoosmiths, sj berwin, top 50, travers smith, trowers & hamlins, weightmans, Finance, Community

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has emerged as the most profitable firm in the UK top 50, with 2012-13 financial results showing profit margins across the group have remained broadly static.

Freshfields comes out top when ranking the top 50...

UK top 20 squeeze equity ranks as PEP pressure drives prudence

News Article - 09/09/2013 : Allen & Overy, ashurst, clifford chance, cms cameron mckenna, dac beachcroft, equity partners, Irwin Mitchell, linklaters, magic circle, pep, slaughter and may, top 20, Finance, Practice Management

The proportion of equity partners across the UK top 20 is continuing to shrink as law firms tighten their grip on the equity amid ongoing pressure on profits.

The UK's 20 largest law firms by revenue have seen the overall proportion of...

Dentons extends Kazakhstan reach with Astana office launch

News Article - 05/09/2013 : almaty, astana, dentons, General, kazakhstan, kinstellar, linklaters, Community

Dentons has expanded its presence in Kazakhstan with the launch of an office in the capital Astana.

The office will be headed by newly promoted partner Birzhan Zharasbayev, who was previously based in the firm's Almaty office.


Linklaters partner questioned by police in hacking investigation

News Article - 22/08/2013 : General, hacking scandal, leveson inquiry, linklaters, litigation, murdoch rupert, news international, news of the world, news UK, the sun, turnbull john, Finance, Human Resources, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

Linklaters litigation partner John Turnbull has been interviewed under police caution on behalf of Rupert Murdoch's News UK, it has emerged, amid further revelations in the investigation into the hacking scandal.

News UK - which...

Migrating to Office 2010 and Windows 7

Event - 20/03/2012 : berwin leighton paisner, bird & bird, Central London, linklaters, microsoft office, sj berwin, tikit, windows 7, Technology, Technology, Practice Management, User groups

Are you planning your firm’s Microsoft Office 2010 or Windows 7 upgrade?

Then join Tikit and a number of leading law firms as they explain how they have tackled the challenges that arise from these major upgrades as well...