ATLANTA – June 17, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that a leading global law firm, Holland & Knight, has selected Aderant Expert as its new practice management system following a thorough review of the market and a detailed evaluation process. Taking advantage of Aderant’s proven expertise in legal software and law firm management, dedication to client service and thriving user community, Holland […]
ATLANTA – June 16, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, today announced that nationally recognized law firm Maynard Cooper & Gale has selected Aderant Expert to replace the firm’s legacy Thomson Reuters Elite Enterprise installation. Aderant Expert will support Maynard Cooper’s dynamic business requirements as it expands its geographic footprint beyond its historic base in Alabama.
Founded in 1984, Maynard Cooper & Gale has more than […]
ATLANTA – June 15, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, today announced that Canadian law firm Miller Thomson has selected Aderant Expert for its next-generation practice and financial management system.
Miller Thomson, with nearly 500 lawyers in 11 locations across Canada, enjoys a reputation as one of the country’s most respected business law firms. The firm recently reorganized around practice groups, enabling a more nationalized and […]
Personal injury law firm selects Aderant Total Office to improve collaboration and streamline critical business functions.
ATLANTA – May 18, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, today announced that Chicago-based Goldberg Weisman Cairo (GWC) has selected the Aderant Total Office legal case management solution to upgrade its business operations. Total Office will replace two aging systems used by GWC, providing its attorneys and staff with streamlined processes, advanced automation and enhanced collaboration. This technology upgrade provides GWC the solid platform to […]
LONDON, ATLANTA – 11 May 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, has opened registration for the 2015 Momentum EMEA conference, taking place 10-11 June at the Mondrian Hotel at The Sea Containers, in central London. Law firm professionals across the legal industry are invited to attend, joining leading industry experts, some of Aderant’s top clients, as well as Aderant executives and staff.
During the two-day conference, […]
By Megan Hall, Content Development Manager, Aderant
That’s the question Aderant has been hoping to answer through a series of discussion forums over the past month with firm leaders at large law firms in New York (Skadden Arps), Chicago (Winston & Strawn), Atlanta (Troutman Sanders) and Los Angeles (Nossaman). Attendees were invited to examine current remuneration trends and discuss how to respond to the challenges arising in the compensation sphere.
ATLANTA – May 4, 2015 – Rolling in at historic levels, law firm professionals from 11 countries came together for Aderant’s Global Momentum conference April 20-23 at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans. The two-and-a-half day conference experienced a growth rate of more than 34% as compared to the 2014 event. Firm delegates attended 138 sessions from 13 different tracks, including product training, best practices, peer-to-peer sharing and roundtable […]
ATLANTA – April 30, 2015 – Five major law firms received Aderant’s highest client awards at the Aderant Momentum Conference, held in New Orleans on April 20-23. The world’s largest independent legal software company, Aderant recognizes select firms each year for exemplary innovation, collaboration and application of best practices in legal technology. This year’s winners included Lindquist & Vennum, Archer & Greiner, Greene Espel, Shipman & Goodwin and Holland […]
ATLANTA – April 20, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that registration for the Momentum 2015 conference has exceeded all prior Aderant conferences by nearly 32%, with two-thirds more executive-level delegates. While most attendees are from North America, delegates are also travelling internationally to attend, from countries including Australia, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Belgium and the Cayman Islands.
As the largest gathering of […]
Aderant, leverancier van Juridische software, verkrijgt een positie als marktleider in Europa door de overname van Timesoft
ATLANTA – 8 april, 2015 – Aderant, ‘s werelds grootste onafhankelijk juridisch softwarebedrijf, heeft vandaag de overname van Timesoft, een toonaangevend software en consultancy bedrijf in Baarn, bekend gemaakt. Met deze overname laat Aderant haar commitment zien aan haar groeiend aantal klanten binnen Europa.
Timesoft is al sinds 1999 een partner van Aderant. Door deze overname wordt niet alleen een directe ondersteuning door Aderant dichterbij gebracht maar blijft ook een […]
Legal Software Company Aderant Gains Market Leading Presence in Continental Europe with the Acquisition of Timesoft
ATLANTA – April 8, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, today announced a deal to acquire Timesoft, a market-leading software and services company based in Baarn, Netherlands. The acquisition demonstrates Aderant’s commitment to growing its client base in Continental Europe.
Timesoft has been an Aderant partner since 1999. This acquisition will bring seamless Aderant customer support directly to Timesoft clients while maintaining a high level of […]
Bird & Bird wins prestigious award for pricing and profitability initiative powered by Aderant MatterWorks
LONDON, ATLANTA – March 16, 2015 – Aderant proudly congratulates Bird & Bird LLP for winning the 2015 Managing Partner Forum (MPF) Award for Best Use of Systems and Technology. The award honours the firm for successfully harnessing systems and technology in ways that increase efficiency or positively impact the client experience. Aderant nominated Bird & Bird for this prestigious award based on their innovative and highly successful pricing […]
ATLANTA – March 16, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today the release of Aderant MatterWorks for firms using Elite Enterprise. Available to clients of Aderant Expert since 2010, MatterWorks now works for firms using the Elite Enterprise practice management system from Thomson Reuters. Law firms are finding Aderant MatterWorks to be the most comprehensive matter planning and pricing tool available in the market […]
Big Law Business: How are you seeing law firms adopt business management software?
Barry: Right now, law firms tend to piecemeal these business management technologies together without a cohesive plan of how it all fits together, which leads to incompatible or inefficient measurements of core business functions and makes it nearly impossible to make sense of and effectively use their data.
One of the things Aderant has focused on is building its systems with […]
Rapidly growing domestic litigation law firm selects “user-friendly” Aderant Expert legal software to help drive expansion
ATLANTA – March 5, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, today announced the upcoming deployment of its industry-leading Aderant Expert practice management system at Cordell & Cordell, a thriving firm focused on family law with more than 110 offices across the United States. Cordell & Cordell selected Aderant Expert to support its growth because of the software’s modern architecture, extensive capabilities, flexible approach and ease-of-use.
Aderant Manager of Experience Design, Caroline Jones will be speaking at LawTech NZ. The 3rd Annual New Zealand Law & Technology conference is taking place at the Pullman Hotel in Auckland on the 18th of March 2015.
Caroline Jones will present her session on “Managing mobility and connectivity”. The session will look at the drive toward empowering lawyers to become mobile “road warriors” with smart phones, iPads, tablets, laptops and other devices all connected back to the office via […]
When law firm HopgoodGanim realised it would outgrow its legal accounting system, it spent more than two years in search of a replacement.
The firm, which has two sites in Brisbane and Perth, had been using its Comparto legal accounting system since 1989.
The system had the practice management functionality but not to the extent or with the flexibility that HopgoodGanim required.
“Reporting was probably the No 1 issue,’’ HopgoodGanim chief operating […]
ATLANTA – January 29, 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today the latest release of Aderant Total Office (formerly Client Profiles), Aderant’s case management system. The Total Office 9.1 service pack 6 release provides law firms with new and enhanced features, including a simplified desktop documents display, additional redaction settings for maintaining client privacy, heightened data security for bank account information and configuration support […]
As described by Anthony E. Davis and Peter R. Jarvis, authors of the ABA Law Practice Management Section’s book Risk Management: Survival Tools for Law Firms, 2nd edition, the flavors of existing risks and the management thereof resemble a full menu in a restaurant, or a comprehensive list of medications available to a physician—firms will choose to manage risk germane to their own particular needs, and few will have sufficient […]
MELBOURNE – 22 January 2015 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that one of Australia’s premier law firms, Arnold Bloch Leibler (ABL), selected Aderant Expert as its new practice management system following a thorough review of the market and a detailed evaluation process. Taking advantage of their trusted relationship with Aderant and its proven expertise in legal software and law firm management, dedication to […]
Not all software products are created equal, and adoption rates can vary among different solutions. The key defining factor is User Experience, says Jones, who is Manager of Experience Design for legal software provider Aderant, based in Albany, Auckland.
Technology developed with an emphasis on User Experience (UX) will create high levels of adoption, increased innovation and the ability to create new cost-reduction opportunities, she says.
User experience is an all encompassing field, […]
Aderant kicked off a graduate program five years ago. William Davis, head of NZ operations for the legal software provider, talks about lessons learned on how both sides – the graduates and the enterprise – benefit from the program.
When William Davis of Aderant started a graduate program five years ago, he was well aware of perceptions of the industry on the pros and cons of the program.
One of these is […]
ATLANTA, LONDON – Dec. 22, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today the selection of the Aderant Expert practice and financial management system by Wiggin LLP, a prominent UK firm in the media law sphere. Wiggin is the 29th firm in the past five years to migrate from Thomson Reuters Elite, five of those in the past six months alone. So far in 2014, more […]
ATLANTA – December 19, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software provider, announced today that Momentum 2015, the company’s annual global conference, will be held April 20-23 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Momentum 2015 will offer more thought leadership than ever before, which will include more sessions, panel discussions and roundtables exploring hot topics and current trends in the legal industry.
The largest gathering of Aderant clients, product experts […]
ATLANTA – Dec. 17, 2014 – Firms working to maintain profitability in the current legal landscape now have new options for enhanced pricing and project management tools as Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today the Expert Matter Planning solution has been rebranded as Expert MatterWorks™.
“Matter planning and legal project management tools are more essential than ever before,” commented Mike Barry, Executive Vice President for Product […]
SYDNEY, AUCKLAND – 12 December 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that one of New Zealand’s prominent law firms, McVeagh Fleming, will deploy the Aderant Expert practice and financial management system across the firm. With the move to Aderant Expert, the firm will have the robust business management infrastructure it needs to maximise client experience, empower lawyers and staff and drive smart growth.
ATLANTA – Dec. 3, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that long-term partner Shipman & Goodwin LLP upgraded to the latest version of the practice and financial management system Aderant Expert and is the first Aderant client to go live on the new Expert Collections module. The system upgrades will streamline the firm’s accounting processes and provide enhanced tools for collections activities and […]
ATLANTA – Dec. 1, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced this week the release of the new Aderant Expert BudgetWise™ module. Expert BudgetWise provides firms with a unified approach to the budgeting process, allowing for full employee-level budgeting and the re-use of available reference data, which expedites budget creation and facilitates collaboration within the budgeting process. The application’s wizards and workflow features simplify the […]
ATLANTA – Oct. 27, 2014 – The much anticipated CompuLaw DocketAlertTM solution is live and available. Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today the launch of the product for Chicago area divisions, which gives firms the ability to match court cases with Aderant’s CompuLaw Vision and MyView solutions. This link allows law firms to automate yet another error-prone step in the calendaring process, thereby further decreasing […]
Atlanta’s Top Legal Firms Seek Profitability in Technology Investments and Alternative Pricing Structures
ATLANTA – Oct. 20, 2014 – Firms who invest in technology and creatively price their work will be a success, was the conclusion of a panel discussion with successful and innovative legal firm leaders at the first annual LawTech Atlanta Conference, held Thursday, October 9. The panel included Shannon L. Copeland, COO of Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP; Bryan Harrison, Partner, Intellectual Property Litigation at Morris, Manning & […]
ATLANTA – Oct. 20, 2014 – Results from a recent survey canvassing law firms from across the globe was released today, revealing two distinct firm identities—tigers and bears—and the differing ways the two handle operational pressures and determine a firm’s strategy. Tiger firms demonstrate a more aggressive approach to growing their businesses, with a focus on venturing out to “hunt” new clients in lieu of investing in their existing […]
ATLANTA – Oct. 6, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today the launch of Aderant CompuLaw DocketAlertTM, which creates a direct link between court databases and Aderant’s CompuLaw Vision and MyView solutions. This direct connection allows law firms to automate yet another error-prone step in the calendaring process, thereby further decreasing risk of a malpractice suit due to missing a court deadline. The solution […]
ATLANTA, LONDON – Sep. 4, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today speakers for the Momentum EMEA 2014 user conference Expert Panel session on Wednesday 17 September at 4 p.m. Panellists include Kathryn Greaves, chief financial officer of Reynolds Porter Chamberlain LLP; Jonathan Agar, chief executive officer of Birketts LLP; and Nigel Morland, former global chief financial officer of Ashurst LLP and now principal […]
ATLANTA – Aug. 26, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that since January 2014, four law firms on legacy Aderant products have successfully migrated to one of the company’s current solutions. Additionally, another 11 firms are currently in the migration process, taking advantage of their trusted relationship with Aderant and its proven expertise in legal software and law firm management, dedication to client […]
ATLANTA, LONDON – Jul. 21, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that registration has opened for the 2014 Momentum EMEA User Conference, taking place 16-17 September 2014 at the May Fair Hotel in London. The conference is open to current Aderant clients, as well as industry professionals interested in learning more about Aderant and gaining legal industry insights.
The two day conference provides Aderant […]
ATLANTA – Jul. 16, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that West Virginia based law firm Bowles Rice LLP selected Aderant Expert as its new legal practice and financial management software. The move to Expert will help accommodate the firm’s exponential growth, allowing them to better manage multiple offices, evaluate business processes with enhanced reporting tools and discover new opportunities for growth and […]
Aderant Legal Calendaring Solution Aids Law Firm in Successful Challenge to Federal Judge’s Miscalculated Court Deadline
ATLANTA – Jul. 7, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that boutique litigation law firm Edison, McDowell, & Hetherington LLP (EMH) recently thought they had missed an important deadline when a U.S. District Court Judge challenged a filing as untimely. As an Aderant Deadlines.com client, EMH was able to quickly provide the court a detailed explanation of how the deadline was indeed met […]
UK Firm Muckle LLP Successfully Implements Aderant Expert Practice and Financial Management Legal Software
ATLANTA – Jun. 23, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that UK law firm Muckle LLP has successfully implemented the Aderant Expert practice and financial management system. The move to Aderant Expert will allow the firm to optimize processes, drive growth, and better respond to changing client and market demands.
Muckle LLP is a commercial law firm with 77 lawyers based in Newcastle upon […]
Legal Software Company Aderant Releases Expert 8.0 SP2 with New Collections and Expense Management Solutions
ATLANTA – Jun. 20, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today the release of Aderant Expert 8.0 SP2 (service pack). Highlights of the release include all new Expert Collections and Expense Management modules, updates to Expert ClearView, a new rules engine, and a number of other key global accounting enhancements.
The Expert Collections module has been redesigned to improve a firm’s collections processes, streamline and […]
ATLANTA – Jun. 12, 2014 – Aderant, the world’s largest independent legal software company, announced today that Peckar & Abramson, P.C., an Aderant Expert client for nearly 15 years, has expanded its financial management system to include the Expert ClearView business intelligence suite, Found Time, On the Go Time for mobile devices, and Expert Paperless Billing. The adoption of these modules will streamline attorney processes, leading to higher productivity […]