Schlumberger’s Early KM Experience

We pioneered KM at Schlumberger, for the entire company, inside the Schlumberger legal department, a microcosm for the larger company (135 lawyers of 26 different nationalities, working from 20 different countries). As a result, much of our early writing reflects the Schlumberger experience.

Share the Wealth: What Knowledge Management Could Mean to Your Legal Department”. Published by the ABA’s Business Law Today in 2003, this article describes the evolving experience of a hypothetical multinational corporation, using KM processes to knit together a far-flung legal department. The original article is online here.