192 ABA Journal Outsourcing articles.
An online marketplace that links freelance lawyers with small businesses and other would-be clients has announced it is shutting down March 4. UpCounsel did not provide a reason for the decision in an announcement sent to users and posted on its website.
Feb 3, 2020 4:09 PM CST
Lawyer for husband of missing woman is charged with murder conspiracy
A lawyer in Connecticut has been charged with conspiracy to commit murder in connection with the disappearance of Jennifer…
Jan 8, 2020 3:39 PM CST
Dissolving law firm LeClairRyan filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Tuesday and said it owed $8 million plus interest to ULX Partners, the company the law firm created last…
Sep 4, 2019 10:15 AM CDT
EY, the corporate entity that includes the Big Four accounting firm Ernst & Young, has announced an agreement to buy the legal managed services business Pangea3 from Thomson Reuters.…
Apr 5, 2019 6:30 AM CDT
A legal freelance option appeals to more attorneys every year. Lawyer Exchange, Montage Legal Group, LegalBee, Aggregate Law, Hire an Esquire and a handful of other companies were created to specifically connect freelance lawyers with law firms.
Apr 1, 2019 1:00 AM CDT
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The Big Four accounting firms have added legal services, moving beyond tax law and integrating their legal services into a multidisciplinary approach.
Sep 1, 2018 1:00 AM CDT
Lawyers don’t have to break the bank if they wish to be protected from cybertheft. But that doesn’t mean they can afford to be cheap in selecting security products and services.
May 1, 2018 1:10 AM CDT
Two former payroll managers at Dechert have settled their lawsuit claiming they experienced a culture of bias against older and female employees at the firm.
Terms of the settlement were…
Mar 23, 2018 12:08 PM CDT
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Jul 1, 2017 1:00 AM CDT
Recently, I saw a TV ad recruiting Uber drivers. It showed a young guy, apparently a family man, seamlessly moving back and forth from earning money driving to “chilling.” Whatever…
Jun 1, 2017 2:00 AM CDT
Legal managed services providers design, build and staff process-driven systems that efficiently complete legal work. The work’s content often is sophisticated and important to the client’s long-term commercial interests. Yet the volume is too large to be performed cost-effectively by law firm associates and too narrow and repetitive to warrant hiring more in-house lawyers.
Jun 1, 2017 12:10 AM CDT
More and more often, the answers are that entities that are not law firms can perform tasks at a higher level of quality, at a significantly lower price and faster than any law firm. Better. Cheaper. Faster. Is there something not to like?
May 1, 2017 1:30 AM CDT