General Counsel Metrics

Transforming Benchmarks



General Counsel Metrics, LLC

Rees Morrison, Director

4 Hawthorne Avenue

Princeton, NJ, USA 08540

(973) 568-9110

The world's largest corporate legal department benchmark survey: staffing, spending and compensation metrics (more than 800 participants)!


Click on  this link [] for the quick, confidential survey to complete the background and six core questions:


- the number of your lawyers, paralegals, and other staff as of Dec. 31, 2011;

- your internal and external legal spend during fiscal 2011; and

- your company revenue during fiscal 2011.


There is no cost.  Cumulative Releases publish every two months. 

All data is held strictly confidential.  Only aggregated and normalized information is included in the Releases, such as the median lawyers per billion dollars of revenue. The survey is in seven languages and accepts data on spending and revenue in any currency. You get 25 benchmark metrics for 26 industries and many countries as well as metrics by size of law department and corporate revenue.