CrownBridge Group has added Joe Lambert, the former global General Counsel of Deloitte, as a Senior Legal and Strategic Advisor for its global knowledge and legal process outsourcing and consulting businesses. Lambert brings a wealth of multinational experience including his oversight and hands-on responsibility for all Deloitte global legal issues. He will be based in New York. Industry observers consider this to be a significant addition to CrownBridge.
“Joe brings a deep understanding of the challenges facing General Counsel and practicing lawyers and unmatched experience in managing global legal resources” said Mike Burton, CEO of the CrownBridge Group. Lambert started Deloitte’s Global Office of General Counsel and built an international staff of lawyers and other professionals. Burton added that he expected the addition of Lambert will further strengthen CrownBridge service and delivery of knowledge and legal process outsourcing services to clients.
Burton and Lambert worked together at Deloitte for years, as Burton was actively involved in Deloitte’s captive operation in India. Lambert noted that CrownBridge “provides a great opportunity to leverage my global experiences with the CrownBridge platform that delivers world-class client service with technology and process.” Lambert is well known in international legal circles and is the author of the book “Terrorism and Hostages in International Law.”
Lambert’s institutional expertise is expected to supplement the growing CrownBridge legal, compliance, and abstraction service offerings to it’s corporate and law firm clients. Burton noted,“CrownBridge is at the forefront of combining technology solutions and process improvement resulting in cost savings for clients. We are providing clients with high-end contract and document reviews that very few companies can offer. Joe’s experience in leading international legal teams will significantly strengthen our depth and the services we can offer clients.”
The CrownBridge Group (crownbridgegroup.com) is a leading Knowledge and Legal Process Outsourcing company with offices in Atlanta, Charlotte, Raleigh-Durham, New York City and Hyderabad, India. CrownBridge provides clients value by providing cost effective, knowledge based solutions including contract review, management and abstraction services, a full range of litigation support and legal research services and business solutions. We are a responsive, client driven company at the forefront of technology, innovation, and service.