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ILN Webinar Series – Contract Lawyers & Outsourcing Part III

Today, we’re wrapping up our last post from Tim Corcoran’s webinar series on the business of law! Check out part I and part II of the Contract Lawyers and Outsourcing session.

In speaking about outsourcing, Kevin commented that he feels like he’s overstating the point on a lot of these things, because he’s been involved in this arena for so long. He added that evaluating a company to handle outsourcing is like evaluating any business partner – think about the challenges of hiring a third party that you’ve never worked with before, to work on something that might end up in your clients’ hands. 

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ILN Webinar Series – Contract Lawyers & Outsourcing Part II

Yesterday, we began our recap of the Contract Lawyers & Outsourcing webinar with Tim Corcoran and Kevin Colangelo. Today, we continue the discussion.

Who is Doing this Successfully, and How?

Tim said that one of the challenges he’s heard from law firms about outsourcing is that their work is unique, their firm is unique, and as such, their work is hard to routinize and find a common way to deliver the services. So he asked Kevin to comment on how others who have done this have found that there are practices that can be improved through this approach – and not just the low-end, simple document reviews, but some high end work as well. 

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