Matt leads Elevate’s Legal Business Solutions and US consulting practice focused on design, development and delivery of practical solutions to help corporate law departments and government agencies manage their legal operations and reduce legal spend, and help law firms improve profitability through use of value-based pricing (AFAs) and project management. Matt previously served as Executive Director and Global Head of Legal Business Solutions for JPMorgan Chase & Co., where he managed legal department operations, including the selection and spend management of outside counsel and other legal service providers, as well as the creation and implementation of strategic cost and relationship management programs. Prior to his time at JPMorgan Chase, Matt served in a senior management role with law firm Reed Smith, where he oversaw the firm’s knowledge management initiatives and the creation of the team responsible for legal project management and alternative fees, and with WilmerHale, where he served as Managing Director, Information and Research Services. Matt was previously the CTO/CKO of LawPort and prior to that a practicing solicitor for a London-based law firm.
Speaker: ILTACON 2016 Annual Educational Conference, RFPs: Is There a Better Process?
Speaker: ILTACON 2017 Annual Educational Conference, How Does it Feel to Get a Bill From a Law Firm?