• Lean Adviser

    Risk Management Checklist

    May 01, 2018

    Identifying and managing potential risks ensures that you are prepared to move quickly should they materialize.

  • Lean Adviser

    Dissection Table Template

    April 30, 2018

    The dissection table is a tool for analyzing and prioritizing the significant ingredients in a legal matter during the Planning Stage.

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    Improvables Log Template

    April 30, 2018

    The improvables log is a tool for collecting and analyzing stakeholder feedback.

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    Reconciliation Table Template

    April 30, 2018

    The reconciliation table is a tool for evaluating legal team performance against the Anticipated Range of Outcomes during the Improvement Stage.

  • Lean Adviser

    SCOAT Table

    April 10, 2018

    The SCOAT Table is an at-a-glance tool with links to relevant charts and checklists.

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    The Lean Sequence of Tasks

    April 10, 2018

    Lean manufacturing principles in combination with Strategic Management's four stages provide the framework for efficiently running a legal project from its inception to its completion.

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    A Tool for Seeing Clearly: Introducing the Dissection Table

    April 10, 2018

    Since legal projects are often a jumble of ingredients, it's essential to identify what matters and determine how each factor may influence the project.

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    The Economic Value of Legal Process Improvement

    April 10, 2018

    Let's take a close look at the value chain for Lean Law to identify its primary benefits in terms of cold, hard cash.

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    How to Plan for Contingencies Using a Dissection Table

    April 10, 2018

    A precursor to strategy is to identify the critical factors in your legal project, assess how they may play out, and plan accordingly.

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    Lean Law At-a-Glance

    April 10, 2018

    A handy tool for visualizing legal project lifecycle management.