The COG Advice Series – How you can save money during a recession

Having worked in-house we understand the pressures in-house legal teams face to deliver savings on their external legal spend. These pressures only increase during a recession and as the economy struggles and the world moves into a ‘new normal’ because of COVID-19 – we have written this article to share…

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An introduction to Alternative Legal Service Providers (ALSPs)

Gone are the days where the traditional law firm was your only option for legal work. Today’s buyer of legal services has many more choices available to them in a much more competitive environment. Alternative legal services providers (ALSPs) are the non-traditional companies that offer legal services as competitors to…

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Law Firm Convergence – Is It Really The Answer To Saving Money?

By Stacey Coote, Partner We have all seen the trend of moving towards fewer and fewer firms with the Eversheds and Tyco and Pfizer Legal Alliance examples often offered up as best practice and it is clear looking at press articles that the majority of large organisations have been reducing…

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