Optimized Legal

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Optimized Legal Solutions LLC

Helping lawyers and businesses make winning litigation decisions from the ground up with tailored analyses including:

  • Forecasting litigation outcomes
  • Anticipating litigation timetables
  • Estimating potential settlement amounts
  • Gauging trial and appellate judges’ potential decisions
  • Benchmarking lawyers’ and firms’ strengths and weaknesses
  • Locating possible cases or clients in specific case areas
  • Assembling portfolios to present statistics to clients (and potential clients) showcasing attorneys’ and firms’ successes
  • Working with attorneys and firms to develop specific litigation strategies and to anticipate those from opposing parties
  • Engaging with businesses to help choose ideal counsel for particular scenarios and needs

How Optimized Legal Can Help:

Pre-Litigation & Discovery Strategy:

Examples of questions in this area that Optimized Legal can help resolve include:​​

  • Where should you file? Which jurisdiction and why (based on judges, judgments, and other factors).

  • When should you file? Does filing make more at a specific time or after a decision is rendered in a particular case?

  • What should be included in a filing based on the judge and jurisdiction?

  • What type(s) of outcomes may be expected based on outcome probabilities?

  • Which discovery information sources are most essential?

  • What is the most efficient way to wade through discovery responses and documents?

  • How should you allocate resources at this stage?

Litigation Strategy:

Examples of questions in this area that Optimized Legal can help resolve include:​​

  • Which arguments are most effective and why (statistically speaking)?

  • Which cases are most relevant in the issue area within the jurisdiction?

  • What are the most important issues in the case and what types of outcomes may be expected on the individual issues?

  • What is the most effective way to convey the arguments and information to the court?

  • What are the best ways to counter the opposing party’s arguments based on previous cases and judge specific data?

  • What are expected and reasonable settlement ranges based on the information in the case and any additional background knowledge?

Post-Case Assessment:

Examples of questions in this area that Optimized Legal can help resolve include:​​

  • What are the short term and long term repercussions of the decision to the case actors?

  • Can you expect policy changes as a result of the decision?

  • What were your most effective arguments in the case?

  • How were specific aspects of the decision influenced (or related to) specific arguments?

  • How does the case outcome posture you for future litigation in this area?

  • What potential outcomes may be expected from choices made based on an analysis of the decision.

Statistical Analyses:

Examples of questions in this area that Optimized Legal can help resolve include:​​

  • What is the fallout from past decisions or laws in an area?

  • How have specific groups been affected?

  • Does a specific law or judicial decision impact certain groups or individuals more than others?

  • Is this impact statistically significant even after controlling for other mediating factors?

  • What are the predicted effects of a decision or a law in the future?

  • How have groups or individuals conformed behavior based on legal outcomes?

Comparative Judicial Metrics:

Examples of questions in this area that Optimized Legal can help resolve include:​​

  • How has the judge in the case resolved similar matters in the past?

  • Are there reasons to think a judge will deviate from past behavior?

  • What factors should we expect will impact the judge’s decision?

  • What are the best ways to tailor an argument to a specific judge?

  • What types of outcomes can we expect from a specific judge in a given scenario?

Comparative Litigation Metrics:

Examples of questions in this area that Optimized Legal can help resolve include:​​

  • Has opposing counsel tried similar cases in the past and along which dimensions?

  • What have been opposing counsel’s most and least successful arguments in a given area?

  • What are opposing counsel’s resources and relationships in a given area of law?

  • What have been the most effective responses to arguments we might expect from opposing counsel in similar situations in the past?

  • How effective is your firm or practice in certain area of law?

  • What arguments should be borrowed from past cases and how can other arguments be recrafted to give your firm or practice the best chance of success?