LEL’s Bib-List of Interesting Surveys/Stats on the Legal Profession

November 29th, 2012 by Susan Hackett

Legal Executive Leadership’s Ongoing List of

INTERESTING SURVEYS – STATS – TRENDS in the Legal Profession

 

 

Winston & Strawn’s 2013 International Business Risk Survey: http://www.winston.com/index.cfm?contentid=30&itemid=4622

ACC and Laurence Simon’s 2013 EMEA Law Department Benchmarking Survey (EMEA = Europe, MiddleEast, Africa): (ACC member access only) http://bit.ly/1233BvX

General Counsel Metrics and Major Wilson & Africa’s 2013 publication on 2012 in-house compensation trends/survey: http://bit.ly/14wZbzq

Altman Weil’s 2013 Law Firms In Transition Survey: http://www.altmanweil.com/dir_docs/resource/2d831a80-8156-4947-9f0f-1d97eec632a5_document.pdf

FTI Consulting’s 2013 “Law in the Boardroom” Report (discussing the risks that keep GCs and Executive Leaders/Boards up at night): http://www.fticonsulting.com/global2/critical-thinking/reports/law-in-the-boardroom.aspx

2013 Report on the State of the Legal Market – from Georgetown University Law School’s Center for the Study of the Legal Profession and Hildebrant’s Peer Monitor Service: http://www.law.georgetown.edu/continuing-legal-education/executive-education/upload/2013-report.pdf

Citi/Hildebrandt 2013 Client Advisory

Fulbright & Jaworski’s Annual Corporate Counsel Litigation Trends Survey (2013): http://www.fulbright.com/litigationtrends

Huron Consulting Group’s US Market Trends – Staking Out the High Ground in a Time of Turbulence:  http://www.huronconsultinggroup.com/Insights/Whitepapers/Legal/US_Market_Trends_Staking_Out_the_High_Ground_in_a_Time_of_Turbulence.aspx

Report: The Boom Years Are Not Coming Back, Get Used to It: AmLaw Daily article citing the Citi Private Bank Law Firm Group/Hildebrandt Consulting Joint Legal Advisory: http://www.americanlawyer.com/PubArticleTAL.jsp?id=1202584230190

ALM’s 2012 Law Firm Leaders Survey: http://www.americanlawyer.com/PubArticleTAL.jsp?id=1202579030652

ALM’s 2012 Law Department Metrics Benchmarking Survey: http://www.law.com/corporatecounsel/PubArticleCC.jsp?id=1202578084293&The_Big_Squeeze&slreturn=20121105075742

Corporate Executive Board (CEB’s) “9 Efficiency Trends to Watch for in Legal”: http://www.executiveboard.com/blogs/9-efficiency-trends-to-watch-for-in-legal/

KPMG’s General Counsel Survey 2012 (strong focus on risk/compliance issues): http://www.kpmg.com/cn/en/issuesandinsights/articlespublications/pages/general-counsel-survey-o-201212.aspx

Legal Week’s 2012 Client Satisfaction Survey: http://link.emails.legalweek.com/r/IIKEB0S/R3FUK/JEI6MT/0C5HR/EI2U6/HK/h

Consero’s 2012 Chief Compliance Officer Data Survey: http://consero.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/Consero-2012-Chief-Compliance-Officer-Data-Survey.pdf

KPMG’s 2012 General Counsel Survey: http://www.kpmg.com/global/en/issuesandinsights/articlespublications/pages/general-counsel-survey-2012.aspx

BTI’s Top 30 Law Firms (ranked by clients) for A-Team Service: http://www.bticlientserviceateam.com/client-service-30/

ALM Legal Intelligence white paper sponsored by Microsystems: Meeting Client Expectations? The Hidden Secret for Improved Satisfaction http://www.almlegalintel.com/SurveyDescription.aspx?id=dnbD41YkxT8%3d&type=fEFgIaD+grg%3d

Altman Weil’s 2012 Chief Legal Officer (CLO) Survey: http://www.altmanweil.com/CLO2012/

Altman Weil’s 2011 Chief Legal Officer (CLO) Survey
: www.altmanweil.com/CLO2011/

ALM/Lexis-Nexis Survey (2012) AFA’s for Law Firms and Law Departments: http://www.americanlawyer.com/PubArticleALD.jsp?id=1202562510083&slreturn=1  (this link is to the ALM story, which contains a link to the actual survey – it’s free, but you have to fill out a request form to receive it.)

“Seventy Percent of Large Companies Expect Alternative Arrangements to Become Standard Practice by Outside Law Firms”: http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20120403-908266.html

2012 ALM (American Lawyer Media) “Global 100” – largest law firms by revenue in the global marketplace, with additional data: http://www.americanlawyer.com/PubArticleTAL.jsp?id=1202571228982

Lexis-Nexis / Martindale.com: Selection and Retention of Law Firms in Western Europe (surveying European In-House Counsel): http://www.martindale-hubbell.co.uk/western-european-ihc?utm_source=Global%2BLegal%2BPost&utm_medium=GLP%2Bweb&utm_campaign=WesternEuropeanIHC

SERENGETI/Association of Corporate Counsel – 2010 Outside Counsel Management Survey: www.serengetilaw.com/survey/default.html

Altman Weil 2012 Law Firms in Transition Flash Survey: www.altmanweil.com/dir_docs/resource/1667e5c8-b99e-4557-93ac-73174118ea29_document.pdf

PWC Annual Survey of Top Law Firms (Global): http://www.pwc.co.uk/tax/publications/pwc-annual-law-firms-survey.jhtml

Equilar’s Executive Summary of 2012 Top Law Department CLO Compensation (US): http://www.equilar.com/knowledge-network/research-reports/2012-research-reports/2012-in-depth-top-general-counsel-compensation-report.php

Association of Corporate Counsel 2012 Chief Legal Officer Survey (pub 1/2013): http://www.acc.com/legalresources/resource.cfm?show=1327148  (executive summary available for free download; full survey must be purchased)

Association of Corporate Counsel 2011 Chief Legal Officer Survey (pub 2012): http://www.acc.com/legalresources/resource.cfm?show=1294806

HBR (Hildebrandt Baker Robbins) -­‐ 2011 Law Department Survey: http://HLDS_2011_Press_Release_111007.pdf

HBR 2012 Law Department Survey: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/legal-spending-returns-to-2009-survey-levels-according-to-2012-hbr-law-department-survey-2012-09-27?siteid=nbkh

ALM/Corporate Counsel Magazine: Agenda 2012: General Counsel Issues: January 2, 2012: http://www.law.com/jsp/cc/PubArticleCC.jsp?id=1324247055495  (click the internal link in the article for the charts)