Government lawyers lack LegalTech resources

Government Legal Departments has yet to fully realize the benefits of legal operations – even while its unique demands (budget constraints, reporting requirements and a dire need for knowledge management) cry out for them.

Download our white paper to learn some of the areas where government lawyers lag behind and a solution to help.

Xakia white paper - government lawyers lack legaltech resources

A job made harder

According to research from Law360, 38% of government lawyers feel stressed either “most or all of the time”. It’s not surprising – government Legal Departments often handle high-profile projects with limited resources and serve a vocal and demanding clientele: the populace.

In addition, data from Xakia’s Legal Operations Health Check shows that these Legal Departments are often working without the same technology as their counterparts in the private sector – making the job that much harder.

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Government in-house Legal Departments are lagging

Some of the areas where local government lawyers lag behind the in-house community at large include:

  • Legal intake & triage
  • Budget and financial management
  • Legal reporting
  • Knowledge management
  • Matter management
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Hard work made harder: Government lawyers lack LegalTech resources 

Download the white paper to learn the constraints Government legal teams face. You’ll also learn how legal matter management software offers local government lawyers new solutions that had previously been limited to their counterparts in Big Law or large corporations.

Additional legal matter management resources 


Future-proofing the local government Legal Department




Modern matter management for Legal Departments




Upper Hutt City Council needed a solution that could add value without feeling like they were climbing Mt Everest.



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