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Whitepaper: The Rise of RegTech

RegTech are an emerging suite of technology solutions that assist organisations to navigate an increasingly complex corporate regulatory environment. This whitepaper explores the rise of RegTech and examines solutions for Regulatory Reporting and Compliance, along with Risk Management.

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Webinar: Fireside Chat with Annie Haggar – Cyber Security

Join Lawcadia’s co-founder, Sacha Kirk, in an interactive and insightful ‘Fireside Chat’ with corporate counsel and cyber security lawyer, Annie Haggar. This 30 min recording explores the role of cyber security for in-house legal teams and private practice lawyers.

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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.

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Legal Intake and Triage: The Role of Automation and Self-Service

Automation and self-service capabilities are effective tools in-house lawyers can utilise to transform the legal-intake and triage processes and increase efficiency, reduce costs and improve client service delivery.

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Buying and evaluating legal services: Insights for the legal community

In this article we share our personal insights into how in-house legal teams buy, manage, and evaluate legal services.

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The Best Legal Spend Management Starts with Good Instructions

Greater attention and discipline on providing law firms with good instructions will improve spend predictability, accuracy and better outcomes. Discover how.

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6 Success Factors for Matter-Based Fees

It is through the successful implementation and execution of matter-based fees that the industry can move beyond the billable hour. Across a range of industries, practice areas and work types this approach has been a winning strategy to balance outcomes with predictable billing.

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5 Ways Matter Management & No-Code Automation are Better Together

In-house lawyers want to focus on what they do best: provide excellent advice and service to their clients and add value. Discover 5 ways the combination of matter management and no-code automation can help legal departments thrive.

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Planning Template for In-House Legal Teams

Download our customisable PowerPoint deck to get access to our planning guide specifically for in-house legal teams with templates to capture your key objectives, strategies and plans.

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Designing for Legal Transformation in 2021

To help legal teams design for the future we have created a design thinking workshop and canvas that helps corporate counsel and law firms identify challenges, explore opportunities and design solutions to meet the growing operational demands of the modern legal function.

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Thinking of Innovating? Identify the Problem and be Clear on your Goals

For law firms that are looking to innovate, the most important first step is to accurately identify the problem to be solved, clearly articulate the pain points and then develop and investigate ideas for solutions. Drawing on our experience we have prepared a 6-step outline to help your firm get started.

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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.

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Delivering Efficient Workflows & Transparency for Local Government Legal Teams

Local Government legal functions have different challenges and operational requirements to most other legal departments. In this webinar we demonstrate innovative and practical solutions specially designed to transform the Local Government legal function with a focus on efficiency and transparency.

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Insights for Procurement: Reduce Legal Spend Infographic

This infographic highlights key insights for procurement professionals responsible for the legal category, including the unique challenges and shares tips for process and technology that can have a big impact.

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Reduce Legal Spend Using Process & Technology

Traditional procurement processes and purchasing systems simply aren’t effective in the legal category, and this webinar on-demand explores why this is the case and shares proven solutions that combine processes and technology to maximise value and provide oversight and control.

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7 Strategies to Reduce Legal Costs Now

7 Strategies to Reduce Legal Costs Now – Whitepaper

Developing achievable plans is critical as legal teams are now challenged to do sufficiently more with even less than they had before (the pandemic). We have prepared 7 strategies that have been proven to reduce legal costs, and what is more they can be implemented very quickly.


Top 10 Reports for the Informed General Counsel

This Guide will give General Counsel some inspiration and ideas about what other legal teams are doing and how to benefit in a meaningful way from data, analytics and reports.

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GC’s Guide to Legal Transformation

In this guide we outline how legal teams are optimising their service delivery, how technology is supporting them, and how to craft a practical plan for your own team’s transformation.

Case Studies 

Don’t just take our word for it – access our case studies and see how we’ve helped one of Australia’s Big Four Banks lower their legal spend, transfer data more efficiently and eliminate annoying double ups.

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Legal Spend Management Infographic

E-billing is only part of the spend management equation – an efficient, holistic approach incorporates data, spend, scope and relationship management practices. This infographic brings it all together.

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Guide to Legal Spend Management

When “doing more with less” is the catch phrase for the legal team, clever legal spend management is essential. More than just e-billing, find out how managing scope and budget can control and lower costs.

Legal Procurement & Legal Operations

Do you know your legal operations from your legal procurement? In collaboration with the Buying Legal Council, we break down the differing disciplines and highlight what each can offer your team.

5 Steps to Effective Legal Procurement

Successful legal procurement all comes down to good planning. Here are 5 factors you need to consider when formulating your winning approach to engaging and managing law firms.

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Taking a Leadership Role on Data Security

As the legal industry’s reliance on technology grows, so does its vulnerability to security attacks. Accordingly, the pressure on legal departments to institute and maintain reliable security processes is also rising.

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6 Steps to Overcoming Resistance to Technology

The legal industry is undergoing a period of significant change. However, when a successful transition to digital isn’t assured, many legal professionals are reticent to explore and adopt new technology.

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Future-Proofing the Role of  GC 

As economic conditions continue to bite, GCs all over the world are mandated with doing more with less. But when your headcount is low, how do you ensure standards and service delivery stay high?

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Transform your legal operations.

Matter Intake & Triage

Streamline intake from your internal clients through to the in-house legal team and even to your law firms.

Matter Management

Create, manage and track your legal matters and seamlessly collaborate with your legal team and law firms.

Spend Management

Get predictable and transparent legal spend with our innovative approach to instructing, engaging and managing outside counsel.

Intelligent Workflow Automation

Powered by Lawcadia Intelligence, legal teams and firms can automate complex workflows and build solutions to solve unique pain points.

Document Automation

Discover easy-to-implement automation to generate draft documents, agreements and even complex contracts.

Client Collaboration Workspace

A secure collaborative workspace for law firms and their clients to share matter-related documents, updates, messages and more.


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