Interview with Jay Harrington, Author of "The Essential Associate" Part 1

The Essential Associate, helps young lawyers not just survive, but thrive in today’s competitive law firm environment. It is a step-by-step guide for mastering both the practice and business of law, and includes the insights of dozens of successful lawyer, general counsel at Fortune 500 companies, and leading consultants to the legal industry.

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Data Analytics: NDA Cycle Time and Average Term

At Nimble, we use a contract management system to create, negotiate, execute, and manage contracts for our clients (and ourselves!).  We offer this as part of our Contract Review Managed Service. Automation and data are two of the great benefits provided by a contract management system.

Impediments to Execution

When I was a General Counsel, our internal clients dreaded how long it took for contracts to be reviewed, negotiated, and signed.  There are many impediments to getting a contract signed including:

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Nimble Trends - 8 April 2018

Here's what's trending in the legal industry:

  • Is 2018 the year of the mega law firm merger?
  • Recently announced law firm mergers.
  • GDPR advice and guidance from the European Union.
  • Advice for interviewing in-house.
  • A recent study says that law departments want to add more lawyers but will they get the budget to do so?
  • And, much more.
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Nimble Trends 12 March 2018

Here are the current trends in legal news: 

1. How law firms can survive the next downturn;

2. 5 Business Development insights from Chief Marketing Officers;

3. A guide to e-discovery software;

4. Blockchain;

5. Why law firms are failing older lawyers; and

More!

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