McGuireWoods appreciates the increased focus placed on the operations of legal departments. Building out these operational capabilities is a growing priority, as legal teams support the dynamic needs of the businesses in which they operate. As a value-add to select clients, McGuireWoods, through its experienced resources, can provide customized legal operations consulting services to help legal departments strategize and address their highest priorities. In most cases, these services are provided at no additional cost and may include:

strategy development

Strategy development

organization structure alignment

Organization structure/alignment

law firm management convergence

Law firm management/convergence

reporting dashboards data analytics

Reporting/dashboards/data analytics

process efficiency improvements

Process/efficiency improvements

project management

Project management

technology strategy

Technology strategy

change management

Change management

capacity planning staffing

Capacity planning (staffing)

cost reduction containment methodology

Cost reduction/containment methodology

vendor risk management techniques

Vendor risk management techniques

onboarding new hire best practices

Onboarding (new hire) best practices

  • Fortune 20 and Fortune 50 companies
  • Startups
  • Large legal departments with hundreds of employees and established legal ops functions
  • Smaller companies with a legal team of one and no legal operations function
  • Newly established legal operations departments
  • Reorganizing legal departments following mergers


drug retail drugstore

Drug retail/drugstore

financial institutions

Financial institutions





life sciences

Life sciences

heavy equipment

Heavy equipment

industrials building products

Industrials/building products

heavy equipment


transportation logistics