Best Practices for Drafting a Statement of Work (SOW) Template

Author: Foster Sayers, General Counsel for Pramata #sponsored
Published: 03.01.2023
As attorneys and contracts professionals, we often focus on the legal terms and conditions of a commercial contract. Statements of work or SOWs are typically handled by the business unit responsible for performing the work. This is because in practice they are the most knowledgeable on the subject matter and the SOW should not include any legal terms and conditions. However, if we are to adequately manage risk, we need to ensure our colleagues are effectively capturing the terms of the business commitments in their SOWs. Establishing a solid SOW template using best practices is a proven way for legal…