Case Studies ❯  Legal & Compliance Consulting Solutions ❯  Reorganizing a Law Department to Support a Growing Global Business

Situation

A new general counsel at a global engineering, procurement and construction company inherited an experienced team of lawyers that were highly capable, but were not ideally organized to serve a growing, global business and were not supported by a sophisticated operations function.

Solutions

Our professionals:

  • Designed and delivered a new organizational structure that clearly defined roles and responsibilities and provided for a legal operations function to support the team with process and technology initiatives.

Benefits

The legal team is better aligned to support a growing business with increased legal support for critical projects and geographies. As a result, the law department is viewed as a more strategic partner by its clients and senior management.