Corporate legal departments continue to face pressure surrounding budgets, bandwidth and efficient processes. A panel focusing on that at the Thomson Reuters Corporate Legal Department Operations Forum gathered to discuss the ideas of how to become less of a cost center, a better business partner, leveraging alternative legal service providers and more.

Mark Haddad, head of the Corporate segment for Thomson Reuters, spoke with Legal Current and discussed some of the highlights from the panel including how to best demonstrate value of the department, the benefits of a knowledge management system, as well as efficiencies and leveraging the capabilities of the legal department and alternative legal service providers.