When it comes to outsourcing, the U.K. legal community lags far behind many multinational companies and major U.S. firms -- but U.K. firms are starting to catch on. A facility on the edge of New Delhi makes Clifford Chance the first global firm to locate part of its support business in India. Two other Magic Circle firms -- Allen & Overy and Linklaters -- have already outsourced some back-office functions to Indian contractors, and Eversheds has outsourced part of its IT function to a U.K.-based specialist.
Outsourcing and Offshoring Gain Traction in U.K. Legal Market
The American Lawyer
September 19, 2007