Now and again you read something where you nod and then you nod again in agreement with the author. Mark Cohen is at the top of his game in this article - slanted towards in house legal functions at times - but of general application in all legal market places.
12 suggestions of what "legal teamwork" looks like are right on the money.
It's so trite to say the world has changed and very subjective too, yet in many respects business and the practice of law as it relates to business remains a shifting landscape.
Mark Cohen might well, in his writing, have landed upon a manifesto for a movement or just some signposts for the lost and weary travellers on their own journey in law. Either way I am grateful for his writing and recommend this article to you if you have a shred of interest in legal services and how they may serve business and wider societal interests.
The profession’s collaborative myopia undermines its efficacy and negatively impacts legal consumers and society.