• Defining the New
    Law Department Library
    Kris Martin is featured in Today's General Counsel with an article on how today's law library has dramatically changed, forcing law departments to consider the cost and value of information services and resources.

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  • The Importance of Law Department Benchmarks
    Lauren Chung is featured in Inside Counsel with an article on how law departments can leverage benchmarking data to effectively understand its outside counsel spending levels.

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  • AALL Selects HBR Consulting to Conduct ROI Study
    The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) has selected HBR Consulting to conduct a research-based study on the important role law libraries play in today's legal community.

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  • JB Trexler Recognized for Outstanding Client Work
    JB Trexler is recognized in a LTN article by Von Briesen & Roper CIO, Bill Caraher, for his contributions during the firm's HIPAA Compliance project (using HP Autonomy WorkSite 9).

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  • A New Approach to Profit Mgmt in the Legal Business
    HBR CEO Chris Petrini-Poli and HBR Director Scott Springer have co-authored an article on how data analytics is bringing change to the core business side of the legal profession.

    published in Feb 2014 ALM LJN (pg 3) >

  • HBR Welcomes James Rojas
    HBR Consulting continues its rapid expansion by naming industry veteran James Rojas as a Managing Director & Corporate Development Officer.

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  • No Shades of Gray in the Commoditization of Law
    Sharon Quaintance is featured in Law Technology News with an article on how corporate law departments distinguish between 'commodity' work and work requiring a different level of lawyering.

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  • Chris Petrini-Poli Featured in
    Wall Street Journal
    HBR Consulting CEO Chris Petrini-Poli was recently quoted in the WSJ "Big Law Mergers Fuel Skepticism" article on the
    value of big law firm mergers.

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  • Nicholas Quil named President of HBR Consulting
    HBR Consulting is pleased to announce
    that Nicholas Quil, one of the founding members of HBR, has been promoted to
    the newly created position of President.

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  • Total Legal Spending Up by
    3 Percent Worldwide
    According to the 2013 Law Department Survey, companies worldwide increased
    total legal spend by 3 percent.

    view press release >   survey now available>

  • HBR Lateral Lawyer Transfers and Matter Mobility Webinar
    Terry Coan, Raymond Fashola & Robin Helburn recently presented to 105+
    webinar attendees on the topic of Lateral Lawyer Transfers and Matter Mobility.
    Terry and Raymond will also be presenting at ARMA International Conf. in Las Vegas.
    view the presentation >
  • Procurement: The Hidden Path to Maximizing Profits
    Adam Stoklosa and Clayton Fox are featured in Law360 with an article on how
    the path to procurement success depends
    on how firms approach four core areas: Strategy, People, Workflow & Infrastructure.

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  • The 2013 HBR IT Spending + Staffing Survey Now Available
    The "All Participants" version of the 2013 IT Staffing and Spending Survey has been issued. Learn more about the most reliable IT spending + staffing survey in the market.

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  • Merging Firms and
    Unrealized Potential
    Chris Ryan and Matthew Sunderman are featured in The Recorder with an article focusing on how merging practices can overlook operations integration, leading to unrealized potential.

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