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Andrew Mellett, CEO @ Plexus outlines the top 4 contributing factors for Legal Transformation failure. Why Legal Transformation Fails The top 4 contributing factors for Legal Transformation failure. Watch video Transcript: Why Legal Transformation Fails When benchmarked against their friends in other strategic functions, legal is late to the party when it comes to implementing technology. The good news is that they’re keen to catch up. In fact, our research suggests that, on average, general…
Andrew Mellett, CEO @ Plexus outlines the top 4 contributing factors for Legal Transformation failure. Why Legal Transformation Fails The top 4 contributing factors for Legal Transformation failure. Watch video Transcript: Why Legal Transformation Fails When benchmarked against their friends in other strategic functions, legal is late to the party when it comes to implementing technology. The good news is that they’re keen to catch up. In fact, our research suggests that, on average, general…
by Andrew Mellett, CEO, Legal Gateway Let me tell you a trick that only a handful of progressive GCs know. For most of human history ‘enterprise value’ could be stored in warehouses or buildings or machinery. In the modern era, shareholder value is defined by intellectual property and confined by regulation. Indeed, only two of the top 10 companies in the world (Samsung & Exxon Mobil) produce physical goods, and yet I am sure even…
The latest Gartner profile of Legal Gateway: Sonnedix’s Legal Automation Journey Sonnedix: Preparing for Rapid Business Growth How do you prepare your Legal team for rapid business growth? This was the challenge faced by Marissa Corda, Global Head of Legal and Compliance at Sonnedix. As the business pursued ambitious growth targets, the Legal and Compliance team faced the pressure of a mounting workload whilst trying to support the business with the same effective and high-quality…
by Max Pfeifer, Social Impact Manager Plexus is on a mission to Transform the Value of Legal Services for the benefit of our clients, our team, and society at large. The platforms we’re building, together with the success of our organisation, afford us an exciting opportunity to give back to the communities in which we operate. Our team is deeply passionate about our social impact initiative, and it’s something we’re actively investing in. We’re in…
by Andrew Mellett, CEO, Legal Gateway Twenty years ago, if you inherited a profitable business you could be comforted in the knowledge that, if you weren’t foolish, you could enjoy many years of prosperity without much fuss. Unfortunately, a confluence of factors such as globalisation, the internet, and smartphones has so fundamentally changed the way we think about value and how we give and receive it that there are very few jobs or industries that…
by Andrew Mellett, CEO, Legal Gateway Although 86% of General Counsels rate ‘investing in technology and automation’ as their top priority most will never get past the starting line. The reason? It’s not for lack of intent, or need, or interest. Indeed most will stumble right near the finish line. We consistently see GC’s who do all the hard work, and yet never get live. All functions have muscles. Things they have been trained to…
by Ed Pullen, Marketing Director, Legal Gateway We recently sat down with a prospective customer who was describing the lay of the legal technology landscape within their organisation. Over the course of a few years, the team had incorporated a myriad of different systems and problem-specific tools to solve a variety of challenges. They described bespoke workflow systems, tools for legal intake, stand alone e-signature technology, plus much more. Suffice to say they weren’t happy…
Learn about the tools in-house legal teams are using to deliver faster, better and more cost-effective legal support. Unlocking Legal Potential Legal Automation is a category of software that allows companies to streamline, automate, manage and measure legal tasks. As legal functions wake up to the fact that they have fallen behind their functional peers in the adoption of technology, they are anxious to catch up. At its core, Legal Automation involves taking care of…
by Andrew Mellett, CEO, Legal Gateway The legal function is a key part of the glue the stitches a business together. You are the connective tissue of strategy and execution. Yet, legal tasks are a ball of admin, wrapped in paperwork, buried in bureaucracy. The cost of this is immense. Only 16% of junior lawyers are engaged – because they bare the brunt of the worst work. And although when you ask the business ‘do…