From PREX17, learn how legal operations functions can empower your legal department’s outcomes

How can you make the most of your legal department, ensuring that it’s running as effectively as the rest of your organization? Today, more companies are using specialized legal operations functions to ensure better control, more transparency and greater consistency in their practice.

In this PREX17 session, “The New Corporate Legal Department,” our panelists — all seasoned legal operations experts — shared the best practices and metrics they use to support their legal departments, allowing legal to focus on providing services backed by modern technology, processes and efficiencies. By managing budgets, personnel, workflows, compliance and data, legal operations experts can help their organizations save time, reduce risk and mitigate costs associated with corporate litigation response.

Moderator Michael Quartararo, Director of Litigation Support at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, led a discussion with:

  • Brett Tarr, Counsel, Litigation and Ediscovery for Caesars Entertainment;
  • Wendy Riggs, Senior Advisor with Keesal, Young & Logan; and
  • Deanna Blomquist, Senior Manager, IT/Ediscovery for Dish Network.