Big Data in Legal: A Primer

November 1, 2013 – In The News
Legal Management

Fox Rothschild was featured in the Legal Management article “Big Data in Legal: A Primer.” While the full article can be found in the November 1, 2013, issue of Legal Management, a synopsis is noted below.

Law firms don’t have a big data problem as much as they are challenged with what a big data world means to them: i.e., their clients’ big data issues.

While firms are unlikely to reach a scale/capacity issue like government or large companies, they will be expected to offer sound advice on data security, compliance and risk aversion when it comes to big data.

Some U.S. firms, such as Fox Rothschild, have taken the first step, opening a separate practice group to focus on offering compliance and regulatory data management advice.