12% of lawyers do not know project management tools!

This post is ⛔ NOT FOR LAWYERS ⛔ it is for legal services buyers, users, procurement specialists, legal project managers and coordinators What is project management knowledge among legal/tax/compliance professionals? How level of this knowledge will impact your merger process, divorce or tax dispute? 🤦‍♂️ Common sense advices not to outsource project to contractor withoutContinue reading “12% of lawyers do not know project management tools!”

Badanie stanu rynku zarządzania projektami prawnymi / podatkowymi / compliance w Polsce 2019/2020

Jaki jest status i dojrzałość zarządzania projektami prawnymi w Polsce? Czy działy prawne / podatkowe / compliance posługują się metodami projektowymi ? Czy kierownicy projektów / SCRUM Masters radzą sobie z elementami pranymi / podatkowymi ich projektów? Jakie są najważniejsze wyzwania Legal Project Management w 2020? Co się zmieni? Podzielcie się waszymi opiniami. Wyniki będąContinue reading “Badanie stanu rynku zarządzania projektami prawnymi / podatkowymi / compliance w Polsce 2019/2020”

Can legal / tax / compliance function become a business partner?

Term of business project partnering has been created to describe functional teams members (primarily Finance and HR) working alongside business teams to work together in projects or operations and create value adding partnership. The concept of finance business partner working with project teams to support financial maters, budgets and financial analysis of the project hasContinue reading “Can legal / tax / compliance function become a business partner?”

11 steps to kick start legal project management in your legal practice

Legal Project Management is relatively new area of the project management landscape. Therefore, it has no solid, widely agreed framework or tools to be used. Some even argue that LPM is just a temporary consulting hype not an area of legal services. Luckily the reality is proving that as clients want more efficiency, legal servicesContinue reading “11 steps to kick start legal project management in your legal practice”

5 sygnałów oznaczających że potrzebujesz zarządzania projektami prawnymi

W poprzednim artykule dotyczącym zarządzania projektami prawnymi spojrzeliśmy na to powinien być włączony w skuteczne działanie zarządzania projektami prawnymi i podatkowymi w organizacji. Dzisiaj chciałbym zająć się rozpoznaniem symptomów wskazujących, że potrzebujecie zarządzania projektami prawnymi i podatkowymi (dalej LPM Legal Project Management). Aby pomóc w rozpoznaniu tych symptomów potrzebujemy analizy organizacji, której pytanie o potrzebęContinue reading “5 sygnałów oznaczających że potrzebujesz zarządzania projektami prawnymi”

Client’s value creation through Legal Project Management

During recent discussion on social media we touched the topic of delivering value to the client. I wanted to look at that through legal/tax/compliance project delivery perspective – what does it mean to deliver value to the client through legal project management ? First, and foremost, the value creation comes in many forms (more below)Continue reading “Client’s value creation through Legal Project Management”

Is project return on investment (ROI) relevant for tax and legal projects?

In the latest post we looked at topic of budgeting for Legal or Tax Projects. The other important point is looking what is the project return on investment (ROI). Project ROI is representing whether project has positive or negative result (gain or loss). Normally the ROI is calculated as Financial Project Value minus Project cost.Continue reading “Is project return on investment (ROI) relevant for tax and legal projects?”

Is legal & tax ready for RPA (robotics process automation) ?

RPA (robotics process automation) has become standard for process streamlining in finance, accounting, HR, customer relations and many more. It is not strange to any professional from those industries that invoices are booked by software robots and financial operations are processed straight through set of   IT systems, software robots and bots. Is legal profession /Continue reading “Is legal & tax ready for RPA (robotics process automation) ?”