2020 Law Department Survey: Key Takeaways

Check out the key takeaways from HBR’s 2020 Law Department Survey and insights from HBR’s 2020 Sounding Board Survey in this infographic. 

About the Survey
The annual HBR Law Department Survey is the leading source of benchmarking data for corporate law departments, providing comprehensive data on legal spending, staffing, operations, technology, outside counsel management and compensation. The Survey, now in its seventeenth year, continues to expand its focus on global legal function management, including data from over 170 participating companies representing over 15 industries.

About the Sounding Board Series
The 2020 HBR Sounding Board Series included eight law department virtual roundtables, providing general counsel and legal operations leaders from more than 90 companies the opportunity to share experiences and challenges, ask questions of one another, and offer best practices for some of the most pressing issues they faced in 2020.