Latitude had the privilege of hosting a student intern from St. Cecilia Academy earlier this month. During her internship, Ellie Burke met with a number of Latitude’s clients and consulting attorneys to learn about their legal practices. She even had the opportunity to watch Sean Kirk, a business litigation attorney at Bone McAllester & Norton, […]
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By Anna Gernert Happy New Year! As cliché as it may be, a new year truly is a great time to step back and evaluate all aspects of your life. How do you feel? How is your energy level? How are you sleeping? Are you generally satisfied in your work? Do you feel productive? As […]
Please join us to Celebrate a “World of Friendship” with the Sisters Cities of Nashville internationally-themed dinner reception and silent auction. Friday, October 20, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m BMI, 10 Music Square East For more information or to register, CLICK HERE.
Corporate legal departments are being deluged with data. Legal analytics allow this data to be harnessed in a useful fashion. Ian Lopez of Legaltech News discusses 5 areas where this technology is helping legal professionals. Read more.
The start of a new year is a time for planning and strategy. In the oft-quoted words of Michael Porter, “The essence of strategy is deciding what not to do.” William Henderson and Evan Parker discuss five strategies of successful law firms and how the application of Porter’s maxim and the Herfindahl index to law […]
Chief executives and GCs have often had difficulty placing a precise value on what legal does for the company. Innovative legal teams are now changing this, and describing exactly how they contribute to the success of the business. It is not all about budget cuts and costs, but rather about the collection of detailed metrics […]
Being “agile” means more than flexible working policies, such as working from home. It is operating in an efficient, rapid and responsive way to deliver services in the way and time the client needs it. The LexisNexis Future of Law blog explores 6 compelling reasons for the legal sector to go agile and practical ways […]
A recent survey showed that cybercriminals are increasingly targeting enterprise data managed by corporate attorneys. The category of data most often breached in 2016 was employee data, which was compromised at 48 percent of companies, but next in line was IP data (stolen at 35 percent of companies), and “legal data” (data from cases and […]
A recent report showed 4 percent revenue growth for the legal industry so far in 2016, so what’s the catch? Revenue growth was driven largely by rate increases, which averaged 3.6 percent. But compared to 2015, the number of hours for all lawyers is projected to drop by approximately 2.7 percent. The report’s authors state […]
Latitude CEO Ross Booher and Latitude attorney David Francy are among the speakers at the TBA Modern Law Practice Series CLE on how legal services management companies are changing the practice of law. The CLE will be held Friday, December 2nd from 9:00am – 12:15pm at the Tennessee Bar Center in Nashville and is also […]