A Common Purpose, A Strategic GOAL
The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) is the world’s first membership-based, non-political international organization for the legal outsourcing industry. Founded and mentored by global legal and outsourcing experts, GOAL’s mission is to promote the welfare, interests, education, and professional development of all parties involved in today’s legal process outsourcing (LPO) industry.
Membership comprises LPO experts and trailblazers from around the world:
Where Business and Ideas Converge
GOAL has earned a global reputation among LPO leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global business network.
From New Delhi to New York, GOAL has created a community of global lawyers and outsourcing experts designed for the exchange of ideas, guidance, training, best practices, and business development. As a world authority on LPO issues, GOAL produces and organizes collaborative, high-value events such as international conferences, webinars training and master classes, and promotes business networking opportunities to foster valuable business connections. The organization also provides educational, advisory and networking forums to buyers looking to outsource legal work.
Stay informed about the latest LPO trends and practices
GOAL develops collaborative, high-value events and conferences, webinars, web conferences, training, master classes and meeting programs, enhancing the development and effectiveness of the LPO network. The organization also provides comprehensive LPO knowledge, advisory, networking and visibility to buyers looking to outsource legal work.
You can explore best practices and new ideas throughout the year by attendinga variety of physical and virtual learning opportunities. For a list of GOAL’s upcoming conferences, visit http://connect-goal.com/events/global-events.html
GOAL’s webinar series will help you stay abreast of all the latest industry developments, best practices, case studies, and outsourcing tools. Led by LPO thought leaders, these webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues, to panel discussions on cost control measures for using LPO both onshore and offshore. For a list of GOAL’s upcoming webinars, visit www.connect-goal.com/events/web-events-info.html.
Get connected with business prospects and referral sources
GOAL's conferences will serve as a platform for introductory meeting sessions between In-house lawyers and legal support service providers including law firms. It’s an opportunity for event participants to know each other and discuss their business requirements and offerings. Our on-site teams make genuine efforts to introduce you to your potential clients, peers and/or legal service providers for global legal support services.
The session gives each In-house lawyer an opportunity to establish critical contact with a potential legal support service provider. Invitations are sent to only the top executives of law departments who are in charge of availing the external legal support and to law firms and global legal Service Providers with cutting-edge infrastructure to meet In-House Lawyer demands in foreign markets.
Become involved in the dynamic LPO industry
Although GOAL is not a lobbying or special interest organization, the association aims to serve as a voice for the LPO industry to advance the interests of GOAL members and others involved in legal outsourcing. GOAL works like a catalyst for communication among buyers, service providers and other stakeholders in the legal outsourcing arena. As a member, you have a unique opportunity to improve and change the ideology and traditional work culture of attorneys through legal outsourcing models.
Interested in a higher level of involvement? There are also governance positions within GOAL to help shape the LPO industry and the delivery of legal services worldwide.