TyMetrix, a provider of Web-based legal performance management solutions for corporate law departments, law firms and claims organizations, gathered some of the most influential thought leaders in the legal industry for the company's 2011 Executive Advisory Summit. As the legal industry continues to evolve, professionals are recognizing the increasing need for solid data to gain insight into their practices and make better business decisions. Presentations from the Summit echoed these developments.
Labor & Employment chair Lisa Damon presented "Transforming the Law Firm," which highlighted Seyfarth's innovative strategies for transforming the typical law firm model to a data-driven model. Specifically, she discussed the SeyfarthLean program, which works to continually increase the quality of legal services while driving down the cost of legal services by identifying and eliminating the inefficiencies that have become commonplace in the legal profession.