Tag Archives: lean legal firm

Waste of Waiting

Lean Waste in Law Firms – Waiting…

Lean Waste in Law Firms – WaitingYour days are filled with brilliant, value adding, high quality work and FRUSTRATIONS. Daily Frustrations that cause you and your teams to WASTE TIME & EFFORT impacting on the value adding work you want to deliver. Most Lean practitioners will begin by explaining how you and your staff create waste and then the shutters often […]

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Continuous Improvement in Legal Departments

Continuous Improvement in Legal DepartmentsOkay, we all know the story, you’re waiting for something to happen about continuous improvement in Legal Departments. Then all of sudden like buses, the stories start to arrive at once.On Friday last it was the turn of LexisNexis to publish their discussion paper Measuring the in-house Legal Teamproduced by their In-House Advisory Board, […]

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Efficiency in Law Firms

Efficiency in Law Firms(Scroll down to see the services we offer to improve productivity and efficiency in law firms)Efficiency in Law Firms – clear desk policy?Every day you are faced with frustrations.Frustrations that mean you arewaiting for information, paperwork, emails to be returned,waiting for call backs from clients and third parties,checking the work of others […]

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Law Firm Efficiency Review

Law Firm Productivity ReviewLaw Firm Efficiency ReviewWhat is a Law Firm Efficiency Review? How does it work?You may be surprised but the process is similar to that we use in many other sectors.Any  Efficiency  Review (or Productivity review to that matter) has to be based on interviewing, observing and listening to staff. They know where all […]

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Process Reengineering Law Firms

Process Reengineering Law FirmsJ.Stephen Poor, chairman of Seyfarth Shaw, in his article for The New York Times, financial news service DealB%k, offers that lawyers today should be asking non-traditional questions. Questions to meet the changing demands of the buyers of legal services;How can I apply resources more effectively?How can I shorten cycle time?How can I […]

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