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Deutsche Bank pushes advisors to use LPOs

Feb 18, 2011 Deutsche Bank wants its legal advisors to step up their use of legal process outsourcing to reduce costs. The bank is nearing the conclusion of the first formal review of its external law firm relationships, and will…

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Mergers point to shift in legal services industry

Jan 2, 2011 Two recent mergers have highlighted changing currents in the legal services industry. Thomson Reuters' purchase of legal-process outsourcing firm Pangea3 and Axiom Global's acquisition of legal staffing company…

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Outsourcing industry growing at 20-30 % per year

Dec 22, 2010 Legal outsourcing can still be described as small. Of the $180 billion that Americans spend annually on legal services, only about $1 billion goes to outsourcers. But change is afoot, and clients are driving a shift…

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Is the BigLaw model in peril?

Dec 2, 2010 A series of high profile transatlantic mergers between law firms that are ‘in less-than-brilliant shape’ has prompted commentators to question the future of the BigLaw model. This article suggests that those…

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