This Tuesday Spanish newspaper Expansión released an article on the new challenges facing the legal sector. Pedo Rodero ONTIER Spain Managing Partner, was featured on this article together with representatives of some of the most influential law firms, sharing their insight on the situation of the legal industry.
Pedro Rodero notes that the traditional model of legal services is gone. He notes that 'we are undergoing a period of transformation in the legal industry, which will be bringing significant changes in many aspects of our activity.' These changes will affect internal organisation as well as client assistance and the provision of services. In a constantly changing scenario within a highly-competitive industry, seeking efficiency must be a priority.
According to Pedro Rodero, 'law firms need to transition towards a more corporate model, especially when it comes to management and organisation.' Moreover, technology needs to be one of their main focuses in the near future. Rodero notes that one of the main challenges in the legal industry has to do with finding technological solutions that make it possible to optimise organisational procedures while improving the quality of the advice provided.
You can read the full article here (SP only).