Efficiency beats cost benefits for GCs

By Emer Tiernan

12 November 2013 at 14:00 BST

More corporate counsel back outsourcing for its increased efficiencies over cost reduction.

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Around 69 per cent of corporate counsel believe outsourcing can give them increased efficiencies, according to recent research. Meanwhile, 65 per cent look to outsourcing to help with cost reduction whilst one in four believe it leads to improved job satisdaction for inhouse legal departments. The demand for different ways of sourcing legal services comes as 86 per cent of legal departments say they are under pressure to do more for less.  The findings will be analysed at an event  for corporate counsel in London on 19 November 2013 – How GCs “right source” the legal services they need to deliver?  If you are interested in attending, please click the link.




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