Lawcadia captures data and efficiently controls the process through each stage of the
Introduce workflow automation and machine logic to the way the entire organisation procures legal services to ensure consistent processes, excellent instructions, and compliance with internal procurement policies.
A streamlined process ensures provision of appropriate instructions, conflict checks, scope of work and budget agreed upfront, a structure for managing alternative fee arrangements, ensuring the right firm is engaged for the right matter every time.
Create clear boundaries around what is in and out of scope, including identification of assumptions, control scope creep, track and manage change requests, and establish efficient approval processes prior to the completion of work.
Utilise built-in RFP workflows to leverage competitive tension and demonstrate value by briefing a selection of your panel firms for selected matters. Visual comparison tables, customised questions, and messaging capability makes it easy to use.
Maintain oversight of the legal function through custom approval workflows mapped to your unique business rules and internal approval criteria, such as work allocation, law firm engagement, change of budget, invoice approvals and more.
Forget Excel spreadsheets and manage your legal spend by automatically tracking invoices, actual spend, forecast spend and work-in-progress, monitor budget creep, and track and manage change requests in the one central and secure location.
Build strategic relationships with data driven insights that inform how the organisation is instructing law firms, how law firms are performing and adhering to billing guidelines, with a focus on transparency, accountability, and consistency.
With customiseable reporting options on external spend and law firms behaviour, legal departments can easily gain insight into provider relationships and performance with detailed quantitative and qualitative data analytics.
Discover these insights for procurement professionals uncovered during the PASA ‘How to buy legal services and the legal category’ round-table discussion with Lawcadia and Morae Global:
Finally, technology solutions that understand Government legal and procurement challenges and can embed leaner, smarter workflows using intelligent automation, ensuring high adoption, consistent processes along with data and analysis for continuous improvement.
3 Steps to Strategic Right-Sourcing for the Legal Department
A strategic approach to sourcing is one way your legal department can enhance its legal operations to drive growth and achieve a competitive advantage for your company. In this whitepaper, we outline how to develop a right-sourcing strategy for your legal department with 3 steps.
6 Steps to Managing the Legal Category
Navigating the legal category can be challenging for those who are non-lawyers. We share our top tips and 6 steps to managing the legal category in this helpful infographic.
Webinar: Reduce Legal Spend Using Process & Technology
As costs come under pressure, extracting maximum value from external legal spend is more vital than ever. Traditional procurement processes and purchasing systems simply aren’t effective in the legal category, and this webinar explores why this is the case and shares proven solutions that combine processes and technology to maximise value and provide oversight and control.
The Rise of the Legal Procurement Movement
Join our fireside chat with legal procurement expert Dr. Silvia Hodges Silverstein as we unpack the rise of the legal procurement movement, the anticipated interest in APAC of cost savings initiatives and how procurement and legal can partner successfully.
Buying Legal Services – Insights from Roundtable Discussion
We were thrilled to be invited to facilitate an expert round-table with an interactive group of procurement professionals tasked with delivering effective procurement and spend strategies across the legal category. Following the discussion we prepared an infographic highlighting the key points.
7 Strategies to Reduce Legal Costs Now
Budgets are already under pressure and the legal department is no exception. We have prepared 7 strategies that have been proven to reduce legal costs, and what is more they can be implemented very quickly without impacting headcount.
We have a track record of partnering with our clients, delivering successful implementations and keeping our clients happy. Don’t just take our word for it – check out our case studies to learn more.
The legal team at Virgin Australia found the design thinking workshops with Lawcadia to be invaluable as they helped us to identify and clarify our pain points and then explore new ways to solve problems using technology.
The implementation of Lawcadia has made administration of our legal matters much easier. We now have the ability to manage our internal approval processes and external briefing arrangements and to track costs across all of our matters, in one place. Lawcadia’s support and customer service have been excellent throughout.
Lawcadia provided us with the system we needed to ensure we could accurately track our matters, budget and spend across the legal function.
We have found Lawcadia’s [matter management] useful, and easy to use and now have access to reliable data about the types of work we are performing and where the instructions are coming from.
As a specialist liability insurance provider, we wanted more control over our legal spend and law firm relationships. Lawcadia has enabled us to set, track and control scope and budget, ensuring control over individual matters at a time when global oversight across spend is a key imperative.
The Lawcadia team have partnered closely with us to understand our requirements and service needs. The platform has helped us enormously in establishing and managing our legal service providers including better scoping of work, expense management and identifying opportunities for efficiencies and quality improvement.
I have been using Lawcadia for a key infrastructure client and I find it is easy to use, and importantly, gives my client the information they need to manage scope and budget.
With Lawcadia we have transformed the way we procure and manage our external legal services. I am very supportive of innovation that enables teamwork and collaboration, and that is certainly a benefit that Lawcadia brings.
ISO 27001 Certified
Designed and built to comply with the most stringent global security standards, Lawcadia is ISO 27001:2013 certified.
Platform implementation, training and on-going support is provided by a dedicated Customer Success Manager.
We provide a fast and professional on-boarding service so legal departments, law firms and other team members can get started right away.
Transform your legal operations with the award-winning, two-sided intelligent platform built for in-house legal teams and their law firms with legal intake & triage, matter management, workflow automation, spend management, collaboration and customisable reporting.