Richard Stock

Richard Stock

Richard G. Stock, M.A., FCG, CMC is the Managing Partner of Catalyst Consulting. The firm has been advising corporate and government law departments across North America and abroad since 1996. For law department management advice that works, Richard can be contacted at (416) 367-4447 or at  [email protected]

Strategic Impact

Richard stock discusses a key performance indicator for legal departments

Legal project management is overdue

Legal project management is overdue

Richard Stock discusses the importance of legal project management for law departments

The state of corporate law departments

The state of corporate law departments

Richard Stock identifies three factors to leverage the contribution of the law department

An innovation audit for the law department

An innovation audit for the law department

Demonstrating the value of the law department depends on innovation, writes Richard Stock

UK expert perspectives

UK expert perspectives

UK professionals discuss ways to improve efficiency, effectiveness, and pricing of legal services

Law department condition: Getting by or critical?

Law department condition: Getting by or critical?

Richard Stock assesses six Critical Success Factors for a progressive law department in 2022

Adding another lawyer to the law department?

Adding another lawyer to the law department?

Richard Stock analyzes the business case for expanding the in-house team

Activities to accelerate the legal function

Richard Stock analyzes CEB's tool for assessing law department effectiveness

Abandoning hourly pricing for legal services

Richard Stock describes key building blocks for pricing innovation

Negotiating legal fees

Richard Stock shares practical advice for conducting negotiations with law firms