Gartner Research

Market Guide for Enterprise Legal Management Solutions

Published: 04 February 2016

ID: G00290050

Analyst(s): Jie Zhang , Jeffrey Wheatman


Purpose-built enterprise legal management solutions can improve legal department efficiency and lower overall enterprise risk. Gartner's guide will help general counsel and chief compliance officers evaluate and select these solutions.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

  • Market Adoption
  • Market Development

Market Analysis

  • Corporate Legal Departments Are Motivated to Deliver Legal Services in a More Efficient Manner
  • Performance Metrics and KPIs Are Commonly Used to Quantify the Efficiencies of the Legal Department and Its Alignment to Business Goals
  • Leveraging Spreadsheet or Homegrown Solutions Can No Longer Meet the Needs of Enterprise Legal Management for Risk and Compliance
  • Insourcing, Outsourcing or Insourcing Powered With Cloud Technologies
  • Market Consolidation

Representative Vendors

  • Representative ELM Vendors
    • doeLEGAL
    • Legal Suite
    • LexisNexis
    • Mitratech
    • Onit
    • Thomson Reuters
    • Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions

Market Recommendations

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