Define Scope

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Set objectives and define scope

Define your assumptions and specify exactly what is included in the matter and what is not.  It is often important to specify what is not included.  The following list includes all currently available LPM tools and templates that address this key issue:
  • Checklist:  Defining scope
  • Engagement letters and statements of work
  • How to write a statement of work
  • Litigation example: SOW for an early case assessment
  • Transactional example: SOW for internal foreign corrupt practices act
  • Transactional example: SOW for product distribution in Europe
  • Transactional example: SOW for an M&A matter
  • 15 questions to ask clients to help define scope
  • Sample assumptions for defining scope
  • 13 issues to consider for a value-fee engagement letter
  • When client goals are uncertain
  • Client intake:  How to avoid problem clients

Sample LPM tool for defining scope