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The Legal IT Insider Top 200 DMS report is now available to download as a free PDF!

In our October newsletter we published an extensive report setting out which law firms in the US Top 200 use which document management system, and we analysed the market share of the key players, in […]

Added by Jeremy Hill on the 14th Dec 2017 at 11:04 am No comments

Latest lawtech wins: SSB Solicitors sign up to SOS Connect

Specialist entertainment industry law firm SSB Solicitors has signed up to SOS Connect from Solicitors Own Software after conducting a search for “best of breed” legal software.

Added by Charles Christian on the 14th Dec 2017 at 10:38 am No comments

Anthony Gold apologises after phishing attack

London law firm Anthony Gold is the latest to be hit by a phishing attack, resulting in its clients being sent emails purporting to be on its behalf, which asked recipients to enter personal Microsoft login details. According to an apology letter by the firm, it was subject to a phishing attack on a handful of its email addresses.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 13th Dec 2017 at 4:16 pm No comments

Significant US win for Luminance as Ice Miller signs up for its ‘plug & play’ technology

Indianapolis law firm Ice Miller has signed up with Luminance to streamline and speed up its due diligence processes for M&A transactions in a significant US win for the Cambridge-headquartered company, which only recently opened it first US headquarters in Chicago.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 13th Dec 2017 at 11:37 am No comments

Updated: Dentons names John Fernandez as first global chief innovation officer

Dentons has named John Fernandez its first global chief innovation officer. Fernandez has served as Dentons’ US chief innovation officer and is also the global chair of Nextlaw Labs; Dentons’ startup investment vehicle.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 13th Dec 2017 at 11:08 am No comments

Guest post: Is Legal Innovation Like Beauty – Only Skin Deep?

“When I started in the legal market almost three decades ago, few lawyers or firms thought to say or think the word innovation, much less tout it,” says Ron Friedmann, partner at Fireman & Company. “Today, I read legal innovation articles or blog posts every day. I have to ask though, does reality reflect the talk. The answer has two parts.”

Added by Caroline Hill on the 12th Dec 2017 at 6:01 pm No comments

Clyde & Co launches in-house data lab as Slaughters signs up with Blackdot Solutions

In two notably business driven initiatives, Clyde & Co has launched an in-house data analytics lab in partnership with University College London as Magic Circle law firm Slaughter and May acquires software licenses of Blackdot Solutions intelligence and research platform, Videris.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 12th Dec 2017 at 1:18 pm No comments

DLP: Update to DocsCorp cleanDocs allows recipient checking to prevent breaches

Data loss prevention is at the heart of the latest product release by DocsCorp, which has expanded the functionality of its metadata cleaning tool cleanDocs to help users prevent accidental leaks of sensitive information via email.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 12th Dec 2017 at 9:18 am No comments

Tikit expands P4W sales function

Tikit has expanded its Partner for Windows sales capability with the appointment of former IT Lab senior account manager Craig Dootson.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 11th Dec 2017 at 7:27 am No comments

What’s hot & what’s not: wins & deals

Here are all the latest legal IT deals you need to be aware of from around the globe.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 11th Dec 2017 at 7:07 am No comments

Exclusive interview: Pinnacle, Opes and Athenian agree to merge

Three of the leading names in legal software consultancy are to merge, with Pinnacle International Consulting, Opes Consulting and Athenian IT Developments combining forces as POA International Consulting, in a move that clients are welcoming for bringing far greater strength in depth.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 8th Dec 2017 at 8:37 am No comments

Legal IT News bulletin: UnitedLex selected by DXC; Elite partners with Gap; new CEO at NextLaw Labs

Stay abreast of the latest news with our bite size bulletin of the biggest deals and appointments of the week so far.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 7th Dec 2017 at 4:57 pm No comments

The new guard: Nick West to head entire IT function at Mishcon

In what may come to be viewed as the start of a new generation of IT leader, Mishcon de Reya’s chief strategy officer Nick West is set to take over the role of chief technology officer, we can reveal, replacing outgoing CIO Simon Kosminsky, who is retiring at the end of the year.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 7th Dec 2017 at 10:05 am No comments

It’s the last Legal IT Insider newsletter of 2017 – issue 308 out now!

Top stories in November/December Legal IT Insider newsletter include: the changing of the guard as Simon Kosminsky retires from Mishcon de Reya & Rob Cohen quits Charles Russell Speechless to form consultancy – plus Insider editor Caroline Hill says “Cut the spin and hype, let’s get a grip on IT in 2018!”

Added by Charles Christian on the 6th Dec 2017 at 10:31 am No comments

Fox Williams Selects Intapp Time as it reduces dependence on Elite Envision

City law firm Fox Williams has selected Intapp Time as its new time management system, with plans to roll it out to nearly 70 fee earners in place of its current time recording process, which is based on Thomson Reuters Elite’s sunsetted Envision practice management system.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 6th Dec 2017 at 8:17 am No comments
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