Eight Ways to Reduce Litigation Expenses

From I/P Updates:

"According to an article by Brenda M. Cotter in the November 11, 2004 issue of Law Firm Partnership, the keys to controlling costs in major litigation are as follows:

1. Be clear on your goals and the possible outcomes of the litigation
2. Obtain a written budget
3. Perform as much work as possible in-house
4. Use technology
5. Ask to be informed of every step
6. Understand how the case is staffed
7. Regularly communicate about the status of the case
8. Maintain good relations "