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My colleague Margie Sleboda and I recently spoke about legal data at ELM19, Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions’ annual user conference, on a number of benchmarking topics. Data nerd that I am, it was a wonderful opportunity to demonstrate the power of LegalVIEW® Data Warehouse, our benchmarking database comprising over $130 billion in anonymized, real-world outside counsel spend. We showed not only the newly-released Embedded Rate Benchmarks and LegalVIEW Rate Benchmarking Dashboard, but also a…
My colleague Margie Sleboda and I recently spoke about legal data at ELM19, Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions’ annual user conference, on a number of benchmarking topics. Data nerd that I am, it was a wonderful opportunity to demonstrate the power of LegalVIEW® Data Warehouse, our benchmarking database comprising over $130 billion in anonymized, real-world outside counsel spend. We showed not only the newly-released Embedded Rate Benchmarks and LegalVIEW Rate Benchmarking Dashboard, but also a few custom-built prototype Tableau…
The 2019 ILTA conference in Orlando featured several talks about building legal operations dashboards, and I was fortunate enough to speak in one of these together with Senior Business Analytics Specialist Estelle Rhee from Microsoft’s legal department. Here are some takeaways from that talk and related talks I was able to attend.  Advantages of Dashboards Built with Modern BI Tools  If you are still building Excel spreadsheets and sending them out to your law department…
This article was originally published by Legaltech News. Good attorneys know how to understand and follow complex legal processes that may seem baffling to others. For instance, they know how to break down the elaborate rules of civil procedure into tiny chunks, analyze each chunk, and identify subtleties that ordinary folk might fail to notice at all. They take these procedures very seriously and work hard to follow them. But they also think about…