Research Shows Boom for Corporate In-House

The Law Society Gazette (Link to Full Article) General counsel are continuing to shrink their law firm panels as they bring more work in-house, according to new research on global multinational companies.

BTI Consulting Group’s 15th Annual Survey of General Counsel shows that companies have cut as many as 18 law firms from their stable of providers over the past two years.

BTI president Michael Rynowecer told the Gazette the task of managing law firms ‘is an unwieldy, and labour- and time-intensive process’...