Legal and Compliance Leaders

Strategic advice to elevate your role and safeguard the organization

New demands require new ways of working

Risk landscape complexity is increasing as companies pursue digital business transformation, stakeholders hold companies more accountable for the social impact of decisions, and regulations continue to proliferate. For legal and compliance leaders, these trends mean more work in unpredictable risk areas in which you may have limited experience, and greater demand for fast, risk-aligned advice.

In my role, in any executive role, you have your day to day work but you’re also tasked with being strategic. That’s difficult to do with competing time frames, with everything else going on. Using Gartner allows me to be more strategic more efficiently, while still getting everything else done

General Counsel, Retail Industry

How we address your top challenges

As a legal and compliance leader, you’re challenged with delivering more and faster guidance to sustain long-term business growth. Gartner provides you with robust benchmarks, legal technology market data, tactical tools and peer-sourced best practices to help you make informed decisions and execute quickly.

Manage a complex risk landscape

Support business strategy by clarifying overlapping risk management mandates that slow decision making and provide guidance that enables business leaders to take smart risks.

Transform your legal department

Manage higher team work volumes, support risk areas where you have limited experience, and capture opportunities for increased workflow automation.

Develop next-generation privacy and compliance programs

Advance your team’s ability to handle fast-moving risks related to third parties, emerging regulatory requirements, and greater accountability for the social impact of decisions.

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New to your role?

When making the leap to a new position, almost half of executives — legal and compliance included — tumble and underperform. Gartner has analyzed thousands of leadership transitions, and uncovered various insights you can leverage to establish yourself as an effective enterprise leader during your transition and beyond.

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