IMANI, Africa’s first full-scale lawyers on demand service

Africa’s first full-scale lawyers on demand service has launched operations, based out of Johannesburg. Imani will offer tailored legal solutions across the African continent and across economic sectors on a demand basis, tapping into a large pool of skilled and qualified lawyers with experience at big firms. Imani is the first of its kind for…


Antitrust law à la carte

Opportunity for an attorney from a top antitrust practice looking for a more flexible career path. Read more.


“In-house lawyers on the move” – new report

“A higher percentage of in-house counsel earning lower base salaries report a willingness to leave their current position for a career advancement opportunity, which aligns with conventional expectations. However, those earning base salaries toward the low and high ends of the spectrum both report a willingness to leave their current position for an equivalent opportunity…


New US survey on procurement of legal services

“We believe that in the next few years, sophisticated Legal Procurement departments will regularly be involved in sourcing high-end, complex legal services. Almost nothing is off limits to using a professional, institutionalized approach that is normal in other areas of an organization.”  Read more.


LOF is on the air

Podcasts are becoming more and more popular. This week Lawyers-on-Fire is lightening up, the world’s first legal podcast on the topics innovation – passion – purpose. Hosts are Jochen Deister and Xenion CEO Carsten Reimann. Their guests are international thought leaders such as Ron Friedmann from the USA and particularly inspiring lawyers from Germany. Tune…


LEGAL COUNSEL (f/m) Contracting & Compliance – RENEWABLES

We have been instructed by a global energy company dedicated to the renewables sector. Due to growing business a newly created position in the legal department is offering an exciting job in the area of contracting and compliance in an international work environment. The position will require travel throughout Germany and occasional travel internationally. Reporting…


Opportunity for top lawyer

SENIOR COUNSEL – GERMANY We have been instructed by a Fortune 250 company with global operations. This senior role has been created due to growing business in the EMEA region. It offers an ideal opportunity for an attorney coming from an international law firm and additional 5+ years in a multi-national corporation. Click here for…


Law firms risking obsolescence?

The Centre for the Study of the Legal Profession at Georgetown University has issued its 2016 Report on the State of the Legal Marktet. It compares the business model of today’s established law firms to Kodak who refused to face major changes in the photography industry. Alternative service providers like Axiom or Xenion are mentioned…


Merry Christmas

A great thank you to all lawyers and business partners for the great co-operation in 2015, many good ideas and recommendations and the joint departure towards creating new ways in legel services. We wish you a wonderful Christmas break, a relaxed rest of the year and look forward to more from January 2016! .


T4L shortlisted for FT Innovative Lawyers Award

The first participation of Xenion Ventures, Tools4Legal (T4L), was shortlisted in the 2015 FT Innovative Lawyers Award. The newspaper nominated 60 law firms and legal service providers who had implemented new and promising ideas.


Xenion to advise on top African project

One of Africa’s most influential and well-respected men (according to Forbes 2015) has instructed Xenion to advise on a cutting edge pan-African project. The project aims at establishing a modern African organisation offering legal services delivered in a flexible and agile way. Xenion is providing strategic and practical advice on today’s NextLaw community and the…