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Legal Process Outsourcing or LPO, the popular acronym by which the business is known as today is a relatively nascent, but certainly, a high growth segment in the Indian services industry. While there are widely varying estimates on the size of this Legal Process Outsourcing business, there are enough indicators to suggest that this space is characterized by rapid growth, multi-billion dollar potential and several thousand professionals working across several hundred firms in this industry.

The various services being offered include Litigation Support, Legal Research, Paralegal Services, Documentation drafting and review as well as a whole range of IPR services such as Patent Portfolio Analysis, Patent Mining and Administration, Patent Application Drafting and Filing, Patentability and Infringement Assessment, Patent Claims Mapping and Patent and Technology Landscaping.

The steep growth in demand for professionals in this space has been fueled by an assortment of emerging employers including in-house legal departments of technology and life sciences MNCs, venture funded legal services and solutions providers, international law firms, legal research firms, legal publishing companies and IPR services firms. The available talent pool includes technical professionals with legal training and orientation, certified legal professionals as well as paralegals and legal assistants.

CareerNet is the talent acquisition partner of choice for a number of leading legal services providers and corporate clients in India, and has supported them in fulfilling their hiring requirements. The CareerNet legal services talent acquisition practice has acquired the necessary knowledge and expertise to craft and perform customized hiring solutions for our clients spanning banks, financial services institutions, technology firms and legal services providers.