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Today’s CLO sits at a crossroads: an intersection between the known routines of the past and the company’s expectations for legal services and solutions as they will be defined in the future. That intersection is busy, loud, and fast paced, and it’s populated with mission-critical challenges and opportunities: but it doesn’t offer much guidance on which direction to go or how to define your strategy and priorities. Ours is a profession that is used to looking back for instruction about where to go next, but the past provides little direction for us to address the fundamental disruptions we are experiencing today. The choices we face are unclear, and subject to novel and conflicting pressures and tensions.

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