TITLE

Orrick in plan to offer law firms outsourcing service

AUTHOR(S)
Hoare, Steve
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;7/4/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 26, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, a leading law firm, is planning a new outsourcing services company for other law firms. The West Coast-based firm has made huge savings by basing a global operations centre in West Virginia, which provides all accounting, finance, technology, payroll and benefit administration services to Orrick's offices around the globe. Orrick is going to create a separate company and launch within a year. The firm is currently deciding on the organisation's structure and how to finance the operation. Possibilities are to go into partnership with a professional services company such as Capgemini or EDS, or to go into partnership with another law firm to establish some neutrality.
ACCESSION #
17605419

 

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