Analysis of a new report on $19.6 billion of approved legal department invoices reveals that to maximize firm profits, partners should focus on developing and retaining senior associates and providing clients with services in multiple practice areas. The reasons: First, the average year-over-...

Billing rates charged by firms in Dallas increased by 6.8 percent in 2015, compared with 2014—an increase second only to New York when considering the 25 U.S. cities with the highest volume of legal work. Rates increased by 7.9 percent in New York during the same period.

According to the...

Corporate legal departments and insurance claims organizations that receive large numbers of outside-counsel invoices now have a new tool available to them to help review invoices and ensure that they accurately and consistently adhere to billing guidelines.

Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions ...

To Help Ensure Billing Guideline Compliance and Cost Management

Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions, the global market leader in transformational, technology-based solutions for legal management, today launches LegalVIEW® BillAnalyzer to help corporate legal departments...