Gartner: six shifts general counsels must make by 2025
Disruptions including the COVID-19 pandemic, economic volatility, social and political upheaval, and climate change have coincided to initiate a new era of persistent disruption for businesses. In this environment, organizational resilience can and will differentiate corporate performance.
Gartner research on the future of legal shows that GC and legal leaders will have to drive six shifts in the legal operating model and they need to start now to identify and prioritize the actions required. The Future of Legal research is based on interviews with general counsel, heads of legal operations, law firm leaders, legal technology leaders and academics, as well as an analysis of Gartner proprietary data assets and secondary literature review. The shifts are outlined in Gartner Legal in 2025 action plan: