Baking Your Way to a Better Contract Intake Process

Author: Krysta Johnson for Lexion
Published: 06.09.2022
Some of my earliest memories are of being in the kitchen learning to bake from my mom and grandmothers. Now, baking is a favorite pastime. Working with contracts is a lot like baking. Hear me out. Bakers pick the recipe, pull together the ingredients, and put them together the right way to ensure they end up with the best baked goods. Just like bakers, legal professionals must pull together the right ingredients to build a satisfying contract intake process. For most of my career, I’ve managed contract intake using email, which is rife with flaws, like incomplete information, disorganization, dropped…