Selecting the Right Law Firm for Your Case: In-House Counsel Perspectives in Choosing Outside Counsel

Eventually everyone needs the services of a law firm, although there are many needs, when choosing your outside counsel you should consider a variety of issues. In this session, we will share what in-house counsel should look for when selecting their outside counsel for any pending litigation, such as:

  • Does the law firm have experience and specialize in the areas you need?
  • What is the track record of that law firm – as a whole and in your jurisdiction?
  • How will you communicate with them and what is their billing like?
  • Will your in-house team be comfortable working with them?
  • Does outside counsel possess leading technologies to meet your needs