The inaugural Chambers Diversity Awards, USA 2016 this June was a storming success. After four years of the Chambers Women in Law Awards, the Diversity Awards celebrated the achievements of lawyers from non-traditional backgrounds and shine a spotlight on the firms and individuals affecting positive change in the profession. Lawyers from private practices, law firms and in-house lawyers were recognized in different categories. Check the winners’ list!
52% of companies’ internal legal departments are considering changing law firm, looking for non-traditional advisers, according to the international report of Future trends of legal services, performed by RSG Consulting and coordinated by Deloitte Abogados.
What do customers expect from contracted firms? In addition to controlling the technical aspects from a legal point of view, a law firm must have commercial experience and know the sector of the company to which they advise. They also demand knowledge on cybersecurity issues and that they are able to share data and knowledge.
14 June 2016