LPO - Overview

LPO Services

Legal Process Outsourcing is a kind of high value added BPO service involving legal work that industry vendors or in-house departments of organizations outsource from off-shore areas where it is costly to perform.There is a slight difference in meaning between the terms “outsourcing” and “offshoring”; however, in this blog, both are used interchangeably.

Nature of Services

Services rendered under the head of legal process outsourcing may involve high qualitative tasks or low skilled quantitative tasks, which essentially provide support for the former. The former would include work relating to IPR (patent application, registration of trademark and copyright), legal research, document review, contracting and related services. The latter includes legal memo develovment, document management, corporate secretarial services, legal coding, data entry, image and document coding, indexing and tagging, legal transcription,archiving,deposition and testimony,summarization etc.

Major International clients –source of work

Law firms
The in-house legal departments of MNCs
Legal research firms
Legal publishing companies
Independent attorneys

1 comment:

animesh said...

Nice work, can you also let us know about lpo careers in india and abroad