The 2020 Wolters Kluwer Future Ready Lawyer Survey: Performance Drivers examines future readiness and resilience in the legal sector with insights from 700 legal professionals across the U.S. and Europe.
Disruption caused by the global pandemic will have far-reaching, long-term and structural impact across the legal industry. Amid changes to come, there will also be continuity, and even acceleration, in ongoing legal sector transformation.
The survey examined trends affecting the future of law as the industry overall undergoes a significant transformation, and how well-prepared legal organizations are to deliver higher performance.
The 2020 Future Ready Lawyer Survey report covers five areas related to the future ready lawyer and performance drivers:
• Top Trends and Readiness Across the Legal Profession
• Driving Successful Client-Firm Relationships
• The Changing Legal Department
• The Changing Law Firm
• Focus on Technology Investments and Advantages
Based on the survey findings, there are gaps to fill and there is progress to be made.