Successful legal departments are continuously up to date with top trends and key priorities from other legal departments around the globe. 

Gartner’s 2018 State of the Legal Function Benchmarks Report helps you rethink staffing, spending, structure and activities for your department to enable your team to contribute more to your organization. 

Download the report by filling out your information below and learn more about the top four trends for legal departments:

  1. Corporate legal departments are cutting back on outside spend and bringing resources in-house.
  2. On average, legal departments expect to maintain consistent staffing levels in 2019. 
  3. Commercial contract management makes up the highest proportion of work completed in-house, at 75%. Only 3% of legal departments reported having automated commercial contract work. 
  4. Legal operations is experiencing consistent growth — 83% of legal operations teams were established in the past five years, and 40% of legal departments have a legal operations manager.