2021 Top Priorities for Legal & Compliance

Legal and compliance executives rank their main priorities for this year

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    New challenges for legal and compliance leaders

    In 2020, leaders faced an unprecedented health, economic, social and climate crisis. As organizations begin to make bets on how to drive recovery in 2021, legal leaders must rethink how they provide critical services and strategic guidance. 

    Each year, Gartner surveys its global legal clients on the main challenges facing their departments. See where legal and compliance leaders plan to focus their efforts for success in 2021. 

    Discover this year’s top priorities and learn how to tackle your business goals for this year and beyond. 

    About the Gartner Top Priorities for Legal & Compliance Report

    This annual report is derived from the Gartner Legal & Compliance Priorities Survey, which polls senior legal, legal operations, compliance and privacy executives on common challenges and asks them to rank their top priorities for the year ahead.

    This report is designed to offer legal and compliance leadership teams a better understanding of emerging trends and insight into what their peers are focusing on in 2021. This year, Gartner received responses from 100+ legal and compliance leaders across the globe and all major industries.