Altman Weil, Inc.
Articles & Interviews
The Core of Correlation
Managers of law departments (and of law firms) often believe that there is an identifiable connection between one set of numbers and another. Perhaps they sense that the size of the plaintiff’s law firm has some bearing on the cost of defending a lawsuit; they feel the number of patents...Read More
Surveying the Surveys: There are many in the legal world, and the quality is uneven
Based on my research, during the past five years at least 90 different U.S. organizations published reports based on 190 surveys of U.S. law firms or law departments. That plethora of legal-industry surveys addressed a wide swath of management data. An analysis of the topics finds that compensation...Read More
A Manifesto for Metrics: Law departments need to prod their outside counsel to use data more effectively
Your business is awash in numbers, along with software tools you can use to learn from them. You also have an important cadre of allies: Your key law firms have for years been stockpiling operational numbers about your work that will help you increase and demonstrate your department’s value...Read More
News & Announcements
No announcements found.