Lauer & Associates
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My published explorations of

Value-Related Issues

The care and feeding of outside counsel

Working with outside counsel presents in-house attorneys with a multitude of issues and tasks. Whereas clients once retained firms and paid little attention to how those firms populated the teams that handled it or to how the firms processed it, the costs of law films' services has led to increased scrutiny of those and other issues. The management of outside counsel has become a considerable focus of law departments' efforts.