Legal Analytics, Social Science, and Legal Fees: Reimagining 'Legal Spend' Decisions in an Evolving Industry

37 Pages Posted: 12 Jul 2019

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Nancy B. Rapoport

University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law

Joseph R. Tiano, Jr.

Legal Decoder Inc.

Date Written: 2019

Abstract

This paper discusses how legal analytics can help law firms and clients understand, monitor, and improve the components that comprise bills for legal fees and expenses.

Keywords: Legal analytics, legal fees, legal profession, legal spend, BigLaw, NewLaw, legal ethics

JEL Classification: K00, K1, K10,K2, K20, K29, K39, K49, L20, L21, L22, L26, L29, L84

Suggested Citation

Rapoport, Nancy B. and Tiano, Jr., Joseph R., Legal Analytics, Social Science, and Legal Fees: Reimagining 'Legal Spend' Decisions in an Evolving Industry (2019). Georgia State University Law Review, Vol. 35, 2019, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3418465

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