Legal project management for SME law firms - LPM magazine, March 2016

Resource - 15/03/2016 : Advanced Legal, anthony gold, General, Paragon LawSelect, pinsent masons, project management, stepien lake, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

This month LPM magazine looks into how law firms need to use techniques from outside legal to deliver services in a market that demands more for less. 

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Briefing March 2016: Better behaviours

Resource - 11/03/2016 : alternative business structures, artificial intelligence, Blue Car Technologies, bryan cave, clifford chance, cloud, Continuous Improvement, dac beachcroft, imanage, information security, IntApp, Intelligent Office, knowledge management, lean principles, mergers, pinsent masons, process improvement, project management, reed smith, taylor wessing, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Better behaviours
 

Could law firms learn some lessons from other industries when it comes to managing their continuous self-improvement?

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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...

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...

Ebook: Simplifying project management with social tools

Resource - 16/10/2015 : General, project management, project manager, social tools, Practice Management

A guide to using enterprise social collaboration tools to take the pain out of project management

Project managers, how do you currently manage your projects?

Do you struggle with keeping track of what stage...

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: Pricing, projects, productisation

Resource - 01/09/2015 : aderant, Allen & Overy, Allens, belfast, delivery, dwf, flexible resourcing, paul hastings, pinsent masons, pipeline, pricing, productisation, project management, Seyfarth Shaw, thomson reuters elite, winckworth sherwood, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD

Power to the pipeline
 

Jason Haines outlines how Allen & Overy is responding to clients' disruptive delivery preferences. And more on the vital 5 Ps of...

Video: Building project management capability in law firms, Richard Copley at Operational Leaders in Legal 2014

Video - 19/06/2015 : Annual Conference, chief operating officer, COO, General, law firms, Leaders, legal, OLIL, Operational leaders, Operational Leaders In Legal conference 2014, project management, Community

Video Length: 23 mins 11 secs

'Building project management capability in law firms'

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Video: Project management capability in law firms, Antonia Adams, Clifford Chance at Operational Leaders in Legal 2014

Video - 19/06/2015 : Annual Conference, chief operating officer, COO, General, law firms, Leaders, legal, OLIL, Operational leaders, Operational Leaders In Legal conference 2014, project management, Community

Video Length: 21 mins 45 secs

'Building project management capability in law firms'

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Five top tips for IT project management

Resource - 22/05/2015 : BrightStarr, IT, project management, tips, Marketing & BD, Technology

During the last decade of delivering a wide range of IT projects, I have enjoyed constantly learning about project management. Striving to improve the quality of delivery for clients is what really motivates me. I thought today that I would...

Briefing on: Profitable growth in 2015

Resource - 04/03/2015 : barclays, brabners, brand, cashflow, dwf, eBilling, Econocom, Finance, G3 Comms, growth, kingsley napley, KPIs, LexisNexis Enterprise, merger, Norton Rose Fulbright, Parabis, pricing, process, profit margins, profitability, project management, pwc, remuneration, shoosmiths, Stewart's Law, Thomson Reuters Legal, Totum, unified communications, verein, wilson legal, withers, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance

Bigger but better
 

This edition of Briefing asks how firms are finding new routes, and refining existing processes, for more balanced, sustainable growth.

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Hi, does anyone know of research or stats relating to the use of business analysis as part of change management in law firms?

Ask The Experts: Question - 05/01/2015 : General, project management, business analysis, Technology, Practice Management, Community

My own experience is that only the larger firms are aware of the discipline but in the context of larger projects so that using BA for smaller changes is regarded as making thing "unnecessarily complicated".

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...

Briefing on: Process and projects

Resource - 16/10/2014 : addleshaw goddard, Advanced Legal, AIG. BLP, axiom, bird & bird, ComXo, Continuous Improvement, efficiency, Evalueserve, General, Higgs & Sons, IntApp, process, process improvement, project management, projects, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Your firm, improved

Process management isn't just about finding cost savings. Firms are using a range of techniques and tools to get closer to clients. We find out the details in this issue of Briefing...

Briefing on: Pricing and profitability

Resource - 18/09/2014 : aderant, baker & mckenzie, BD, bryan cave, business development, clifford chance, Dell, General, Herbert Smith Freehills, leighton taylor, lexisnexis enterprise solutions, mishcon de reya, pricing, process, process management, profitability, project management, symantec, thomson reuters elite, Totum, value, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Price and prejudice

Pricing is a sensitive topic for many UK firms – how are they responding to client demands? We find out in this issue of Briefing.

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