Cementing a three-year trend, general counsel once again have taken control of their costs and cut their spending on outside counsel last year by 2 percent, according to recently released figures from HBR Consulting’s 2014 Law Department Survey.

“I’ve been reading these surveys and seeing trends for the past 11 years,” said Lauren Chung, senior director in HBR’s law department consulting practice. “And this year’s trend represents what we’ve been hearing a lot: Focus on cost control.”

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]