Knowledge management (KM) professionals often design and implement tools they are certain their lawyers will love, only to have them fall flat and quickly slip into oblivion. Sometimes KM and IT launch a tool expecting lawyer pushback or disinterest and are pleasantly surprised by immediate adoption. Let's focus on the KM tools lawyers love as we learn about some of the KM tools practicing lawyers have found most helpful and easy to incorporate into their practices. Whether you are just starting out with KM, looking to refresh a long-standing KM initiative or operating with a tight budget and limited resources, come learn which projects will be the quickest, be the easiest and win big points with your lawyers.
- Develop a better understanding of the practicing lawyer's priorities and concerns
- Gain insight into how lawyers think about their practice and work with their clients and each other
- Leave with a short list of winning projects to take on when starting out with KM, refreshing KM or performing KM on a tight budget
- Establish a check list of things to consider when deciding which KM or legal IT projects to pursue and which to postpone or even ditch