Resources related to Outside Counsel Management

Developments at Altman Weil

Date   Title Author(s)
January 28, 2014   Law Department Management Expert Rees Morrison Joins Altman Weil Rees W. Morrison

Law Department Costs Articles

Date   Title Author(s)
January 1, 2006   Law Departments: Using e-Billing to Manage Outside Counsel Costs Marci M. Krufka
October 1, 2004   Law Firm Diet: Reduce Firms - Reduce Costs? Michael C. Ross
October 1, 2007   Sometimes You Get What You Pay For...Sometimes Not Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.

Law Department Management and Organization Articles

Date   Title Author(s)
November 10, 2015   2015 Chief Legal Officer Survey - Summary & Analysis Altman Weil, Inc.
September 3, 2009   Effective Management of Outside Counsel: Tools of the Trade Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
November 4, 2016   Five Techniques for Selecting and Managing Outside Counsel Without Upsetting the Applecart James S. Wilber
January 7, 2016   In All Things, Moderation – Including Use of Outside Firms Rees W. Morrison
January 1, 2006   Law Departments: Using e-Billing to Manage Outside Counsel Costs Marci M. Krufka
March 4, 2016   Law Firm - Law Department Collaboration Ward Bower
Thomas S. Clay
James D. Cotterman
Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
Rees W. Morrison
Eric A. Seeger
James S. Wilber
October 1, 2004   Law Firm Diet: Reduce Firms - Reduce Costs? Michael C. Ross
October 1, 2007   Sometimes You Get What You Pay For...Sometimes Not Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
February 5, 2016   Using Stats to Predict Outside Legal Spending Rees W. Morrison
June 5, 2014   Visualizing Performance Metrics to Evaluate Law Firms Rees W. Morrison

Law Department Surveys and Reports

Date   Title Author(s)
June 30, 2009   2009 Chief Legal Officer Survey Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
October 20, 2010   2010 Chief Legal Officer Survey Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
November 29, 2011   2011 Chief Legal Officer Survey Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
November 5, 2012   2012 Chief Legal Officer Survey Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
October 23, 2013   2013 Chief Legal Officer Survey Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
November 4, 2014   2014 Chief Legal Officer Survey Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
November 10, 2015   2015 Chief Legal Officer Survey Rees W. Morrison
James S. Wilber
November 8, 2016   2016 Chief Legal Officer Survey Rees W. Morrison
James S. Wilber
March 4, 2016   Clients Rate Law Firms' Efforts to Understand Them Altman Weil Surveys
November 8, 2013   CLO Pricing Preferences - Chief Legal Officer Survey 2013 Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
February 8, 2016   Cutting Outside Counsel Budgets Rees W. Morrison
James S. Wilber
November 4, 2010   Use of Outside Counsel: Eight-Year Trend, 2003 - 2010 Altman Weil, Inc.
October 7, 2013   Who Has the Harder Job? 2013 Chief Legal Officer Survey Preview Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.

Law Firm Surveys and Reports

Date   Title Author(s)
March 4, 2016   Clients Rate Law Firms' Efforts to Understand Them Altman Weil Surveys

Strategy and Management Articles

Date   Title Author(s)
March 4, 2016   Law Firm - Law Department Collaboration Ward Bower
Thomas S. Clay
James D. Cotterman
Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
Rees W. Morrison
Eric A. Seeger
James S. Wilber

Survey and Market Research News

Date   Title Author(s)
June 30, 2009   Chief Legal Officers Don't Think Law Firms Are Serious About Change Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
November 8, 2016   Chief Legal Officers Embrace Role as Change Agents Rees W. Morrison
James S. Wilber
November 10, 2015   Chief Legal Officers Focus on Costs Rees W. Morrison
James S. Wilber
November 4, 2014   Chief Legal Officers Wield Buying Power to Control Costs Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
October 23, 2013   Corporate Law Departments Focus on Cost Control Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
November 5, 2012   Corporate Law Departments Push New Legal Services Model Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
November 29, 2011   Cost Cutting Slows in Corporate Law Departments Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
October 20, 2010   Law Departments Shift Money, Work In-House Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
May 9, 2007   Top General Counsel React to Recent Associate Salary Increases Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.

Survey Excerpts

Date   Title Author(s)
October 1, 2004 Hiring (and Firing) Outside Counsel - Charts from Law Department Management Benchmarks Survey Law Department Management Benchmarks Survey

Trends in Law Departments Articles

Date   Title Author(s)
April 1, 2009   "We Hire the Lawyer, Not the Law Firm" - Really? Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
July 1, 2001   Chief Legal Officers Continue Raising the Bar for Law Firm Performance Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.
June 1, 2002   Law Firms on the Chopping Block Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.

Trends in Law Firms Articles

Date   Title Author(s)
April 1, 2009   "We Hire the Lawyer, Not the Law Firm" - Really? Daniel J. DiLucchio, Jr.

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