Corporate executives must navigate a variety of legal opportunities and challenges to help keep their enterprises stable in today’s global environment. Chief Litigation Officers are charged with managing a substantial component of corporate legal risk, which involves more than just ensuring cases are handled swiftly and effectively. This group of senior legal executives is tasked with setting strategy, finding ways to add value through litigation, and helping to avoid cases against the company in the first place.
Consero’s annual Corporate Litigation Data Survey was conducted in connection with its invitation-only Corporate Litigation Forum in October 2015. The 63 survey respondents included Chief Litigation Officers from Fortune 1000 companies. The responses and data analysis included in this report provide valuable insight into the operations and challenges of this senior group of legal executives.