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For the legal industry, technology offers increasing potential to power faster, more efficient working practices. With greater transparency over business operations firms can have more visibility over their teams, as well as more control over cost and risk.
In the current crisis, the industry has shifted to managing legal teams remotely on a more permanent basis, these potential benefits have come sharply into focus for many legal teams and firms. So, how can you harness technology to make the best of this challenging situation? And what are the pitfalls to watch out for?
Here are a few aspects you may want to consider:
Our LexisNexis’ practice note Choosing and using cloud services can be used for further guidance on this topic. It covers the security implications of using cloud services, maintaining backup and access as well as how to ensure the integrity of the data.
There’s a temptation to rely on cheap and easy voice-only conference calls. But be wary: a huge part of communication is non-verbal, and the importance of face-to-face communication shouldn’t be underestimated.
Taking the team’s emotional temperature during this crisis is an important step to managing them effectively and supporting their mental wellbeing.
Managing remote teams is challenging for all companies and parties involved, however, technology and guidance can help ease some of the typical sticking points you may be experiencing.
Our practice note Managing virtual meetings offers further legal tips and hints on running these meetings professionally and effectively through technology, be it internally, with clients or senior stakeholders. You may also want to read Managing remote teams to help you to get the tone and balance right in these challenging times and beyond. This guidance note offer advice on shifting your management style to better fit with remote management, whilst getting the most out of your legal team in the long-term.
In managing the many facets and potential pitfalls that can occur in managing legal compliance and risk remotely, Lexis®PSL can offer you accessible legal guidance, practice notes, precedents, forms and timelines—helping you to win cases, close deals and save time in your day-to-day role.
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Amy is an established writer and researcher, having contributed to publications, such as The Law Society, LPM, City A.M. and Financial IT. Her role at LexisNexis UK involved leading content and thought leadership, as well as writing research reports, including "The Bellwether Report 2020, Covid-19: The next chapter" and "Are medium-sized firms the change-makers in legal?"
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