'Hiring from within’ is the key to successful legal IT, says Insight Legal

Resource - 11/11/2019 : case management, legal accounts, legal software, practice management, software for solicitors, Practice Management, Practice Management

The legal industry is utilising more technology than ever before. Law firms understand that in order to be considered as a leader in their respective fields, incorporating both legal IT and the knowledge to power it is now essential.

With...

Legal Workflow announce: It's live! Chatbot to support online services for client Wills

News Article - 05/11/2019 : Business Process, case management, online legal services, practice management, workflow, Practice Management, Practice Management

It’s live! Chatbot to support online services for Wills…

We’re now featuring a chatbot tool on a Legal Workflow client’s website that is always available to answer their clients’ questions on Wills – by...

Rapid client growth fuels largest ever Aderant Momentum Europe Conference in London

News Article - 31/10/2019 : Analytics, case management, Legal project management, legal software, practice management, Finance, Finance

With its notable addition of several new clients in the European region, Aderant hosted its largest ever annual EMEA client conference, Momentum Europe, on 15-16 October at the Royal Garden Hotel Kensington in London.

Over the two-day...

LEAP partners with FileMan in the UK

News Article - 29/10/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management, Practice Management

FileMan, the specialists in records management for the legal profession, are launching in the UK this November as a business support partner to LEAP Legal Software. FileMan will enhance the LEAP product by offering archiving for law firms’...

Network Rail is the latest to choose Custodian for Legal™ from Repstor and Konexo

News Article - 27/10/2019 : case management, ECM, legal document management, Matter Management, Office365, outlook, sharepoint, Practice Management, Practice Management

Repstor, the provider of Office 365-based matter management solutions, has announced a major new business win for Custodian for Legal™ with Network Rail, in collaboration with Konexo Global, Eversheds Sutherland’s newly rebranded...

Legal Workflow announce: Three legal specialists join forces to support ‘people in law firms’

News Article - 22/10/2019 : Business Process, case management, online legal services, practice management, workflow, Practice Management, Practice Management

Today sees the launch of an innovative legal sector-specific group of like-minded professionals, dedicated and passionate about delivering holistic and value-adding consultancy services to law firms, called the Baskerville Drummond Group....

The new SRA accounts rules - a practice’s checklist for compliant software by Insight Legal

Resource - 13/10/2019 : case management, legal accounts, legal software, practice management, software for solicitors, Practice Management, Practice Management

In the wake of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Making Tax Digital, law firms are now facing yet another wave of regulatory change. The Legal Services Board has approved changes proposed by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (...

The next five years: future of legal technology, legal business report by Aderant

Resource - 08/10/2019 : Analytics, case management, Legal project management, legal software, practice management, Finance, Finance

Four years ago, we introduced a thesis called “Your Firm 2020.” At the time, we predicted the majority of law firms will expect legal technology to support better automation, mobility, and collaboration. We also noted that ...

Christine Smith at Aderant on the benefits an e-billing solution brings

Resource - 07/10/2019 : Analytics, case management, Legal project management, legal software, practice management, Technology, Technology

With growing law firm competition, it’s more important than ever to ensure that efficiencies are maximised, and this includes billing. Billing is more than a simple submission process: it’s a form of communication with clients, and...

Gepp Solicitors sign 5-year contract extension with Peppermint Technology

News Article - 07/10/2019 : case management, CRM, legal software, platform, practice management, Technology, Technology

Peppermint Technology are delighted to announce that Gepp Solicitors have signed a 5-year extension to their Peppermint CX contract to underpin the growth of the firm.

Since implementation of the Peppermint platform, Gepp Solicitors have...

How to overcome the legal skills shortage, by Richard Hugo-Hamman, LEAP executive chairman

News Article - 01/10/2019 : case management, document management, legal accounting, Matter Management, start a law firm, Practice Management, Practice Management

In the UK, unemployment has fallen to the lowest level since 1975 with employers now facing a skills shortage. Employees are choosing to move to greener pastures and the inability to replace a good employee may now pose an existential threat to...

Azzurro Associates selects LexisNexis Visualfiles for Azzurro Law Ltd

News Article - 25/09/2019 : business management software, case management, CRM, enterprise resource planning, legal software, workflow software, Practice Management, Practice Management

Innovative and growing commercial debt management business, Azzurro Associates, has selected LexisNexis®  Visualfiles™ as the legal workflow and case management platform of choice for its newly formed commercial legal recoveries...

LexisNexis discuss the new SRA rules – what will they mean from a practical standpoint?

News Article - 12/09/2019 : business management software, case management, CRM, enterprise resource planning, legal software, workflow software, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

The SRA is introducing new standards, that are scheduled to take effect on 25 November 2019, to allow solicitors greater flexibility in how they work and simplify accounting rules. These changes continue in the vein of a less prescriptive...

Are small law firms becoming more attractive to professionals? Jon Whittle at LexisNexis discusses

Case Study - 11/09/2019 : business management software, case management, CRM, enterprise resource planning, legal software, workflow software, Technology, Technology

Research conducted by LexisNexis for the Bellwether report series highlighted that small firms are becoming more and more attractive to legal professionals as their chosen employer. The Bellwether report, entitled Is the Future Small?, surveyed...

A fundamental disconnect between skills set ideals versus reality among solicitors: Latest Bellwether research finds

News Article - 10/09/2019 : business management software, case management, CRM, enterprise resource planning, legal software, workflow software, Technology, Technology

The latest Bellwether report titled, ‘The Good Solicitor’s Skill Set’, published today by LexisNexis UK, a leading global...