Law Practice Management Company Smokeball Raises $30M

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The law practice management company Smokeball has secured a $30 million investment from private investors and employee shareholders in order to double down on growth, it said today.

Litera Acquires UK Goal-Setting Software Company Objective Manager

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The Chicago-based legal technology company Litera has acquired Objective Manager , a UK company that provides a SaaS platform for law firms to use in strategic planning, performance measurement and talent engagement. company Workshare and deal-management platform Doxly.

Paradigm, Parent to Three Practice Management Platforms, Acquired By Francisco Partners

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Paradigm — the parent company to practice management platforms PracticePanther , Bill4Time and MerusCase and payments platform Headnote — is being acquired by Francisco Partners , a major investment firm that specializes in investments in technology businesses.

Another ‘Stealth’ Practice Management Acquisition, This Time Of Tabs3

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Last year, ProfitSolv made two notable acquisitions of legal technology companies: Rocket Matter , the pioneering cloud-based practice management company, and TimeSolv , a provider of cloud-based legal billing and timekeeping software.

Orion Practice Management Adds Integrated E-Payments Powered By LawPay

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All payments are recorded and can be managed in Orion’s Accounts Receivable Collection Manager module. Payments can be imported in Orion’s Accounts Receivable Manager. Client payments and trust deposits can be processed in a single click from Orion’s AR Manager.

How It Works: PracticePanther, Cloud-Based Law Practice Management Software

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On this episode of How It Works : PracticePanther , a leading cloud-based law practice management software solution that serves tens of thousands of legal professionals in 170 countries.

Practice Management Platform PracticePanther Takes ‘Large’ Private Equity Investment

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Panther Software, Miami-based developer of the cloud-based law practice management platform PracticePanther, is announcing today that it has taken an investment from Alpine SG, a portfolio company of the San Francisco private equity firm Alpine Investors. The post Practice Management Platform PracticePanther Takes ‘Large’ Private Equity Investment appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General Legal Practice Management Software practice management PracticePanther

Contract Management Company Evisort Named ‘Hot Vendor’ By Aragon Research

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The market research and advisory firm Aragon Research has named the contract management company Evisort as one of three emerging “hot vendors” in workflow and content automation. Enterprises are learning the hard way that it is not sufficient to store and management content,” Aragon said.

Intapp Says It Will Acquire Content Management Company Repstor

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Intapp , a major provider of cloud-based business applications for larger law firms and financial services firms, said today it has signed an agreement to acquire Repstor , creator of Microsoft 365-based enterprise content management and team collaboration tools.

G2 Names Leaders in Contract Lifecycle Management Software

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Given this state of the market, it is notable that the technology directory G2 has released its latest grid scores for contract management software. In G2’s just-released Fall 2021 Grid Report for the category Contract Lifecycle Management, G2 rated four companies as leaders: SAP Ariba.

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Breaking: LexisNexis to Discontinue Sales of Its Firm Manager Practice Management Platform

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LexisNexis is discontinuing sales and suspending development of its Firm Manager practice management platform. The post Breaking: LexisNexis to Discontinue Sales of Its Firm Manager Practice Management Platform appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General Firm Manager LexisNexis practice managementThe company sent an email yesterday to consultants and others in its partner network notifying them of the news.

Time for an Independent Email Management Service for Artists

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I actually had this conversation with senior managers at Beats and Spotify years ago and basically got shined on because they wouldn’t allow artists to have email that the companies didn’t somehow control. If you care about art, democracy and not funneling money to Facebook, please sign up to artist mailing lists. Industry pressure on musicians to be content makers for corporations we don’t like or respect in the name of “best practice” is grotesque and exploitative.

LexisNexis Firm Manager Will Go Dark on Oct. 31, 2017

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LexisNexis will turn off its Firm Manager practice management platform on Oct. This follows news reported here in January that LexisNexis was discontinuing sales and suspending development of Firm Manager. The post LexisNexis Firm Manager Will Go Dark on Oct. General Firm Manager LexisNexis practice management31, 2017. A LexisNexis spokesperson said that the company will continue to support and operate the platform until Oct.

Breaking: Managed Services Company Integreon Acquired By Private Equity Firm EagleTree Capital

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The global managed services company Integreon has been acquired by the private equity firm EagleTree Capital, the two companies announced this morning.

How It Works: MyCase, Practice Management Software that Enables Law Firms to Run from Anywhere

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On the latest installment of How It Works : MyCase , a complete law practice management solution that helps firms run efficiently from anywhere, provide an exceptional client experience, and easily track firm performance so that they can reach their business goals.

Case Management Company Filevine Acquires Lead-Management Company Lead Docket

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While there, I took a detour to visit Filevine , the case management company that is headquartered in Provo, where I met with Ryan Anderson , cofounder and CEO, and Travis Tidball , SVP marketing and growth.

Choosing A Law Practice Management System

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Choosing a Law Practice Management System from Robert Ambrogi. The post Choosing A Law Practice Management System appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General practice managementBelow is the presentation I gave last week at Above the Law’s Academy for Private Practice in Philadelphia.

Litera to Acquire Legal AI Pioneer Kira Systems, Enhancing its Transaction Management Offering

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Litera said it will incorporate Kira’s machine learning workflows into its Litera Transact transaction management platform. company Workshare and deal-management platform Doxly. “We

When Stars Sue Managers Over Money: Who Should You Believe?

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Johnny Depp blames being broke on his former financial advisers, while Alanis Morissette's ex-business manager is behind bars. Business Business THR Weekly Magazine Power Business ManagersTHR polled moneymen on if Depp and Morissette or their reps should be in the clear. read more. THR, Esq.

Practice Management Platform MyCase Now Integrates with Virtual Receptionist Service Smith.ai

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MyCase , the cloud-based practice management platform, and Smith.ai , a virtual receptionist service for law firms and other businesses, have created an integration by which MyCase customers will be able to outsource call answering while viewing and tracking call logs directly within MyCase.

Law Practice Management Company PracticePanther Names New CEO

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The cloud law practice management company PracticePanther is announcing today that it has named Soumya Nettimi as its chief executive officer. This is the second major news development this week involving a practice management company. Since then, she has worked in a number of management roles, most recently as a senior product leader at Amazon Web Services. In just a few years, the team at PracticePanther built the leading solution in legal practice management software.

Aquiline Capital Partners Takes Majority Stake In Financial and Practice Management Company SurePoint

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The cloud practice management company SurePoint Technologies today announced a strategic investment from the private investment firm Aquiline Capital Partners by which Aquiline will acquire a majority ownership stake in the company. billion in assets under management as of Dec.

ALSP Factor Launches Product for Law Firms to Manage and Support Transactions

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The service will provide transaction management, due diligence and documentation support to deal teams. Specific services Factor will offer firms include: Transaction management.

Breaking Practice Management News: Tabs3 Acquires CosmoLex to Expand in the Cloud

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There is major acquisition news today involving practice management technology. Software Technology LLC, developer of Tabs3 Software , a leading desktop law practice management program, has acquired CosmoLex , one of the leading cloud-based practice management platforms. Its desktop product includes billing, financials and practice management. Uncategorized CosmoLex Legal Practice Management Software practice management Tabs3

LexisNexis Firm Manager Introduces New Pricing Tiers and New Features

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Firm Manager, the cloud-based practice management platform from LexisNexis, today introduced a new two-tiered subscription model and new features to go along with the new pricing. Starting today, Firm Manager is offering two subscription prices: The Starter plan, at $29 per user per month, which includes case management, calendar syncing with Google Calendar and Microsoft […]. General Firm Manager LexisNexis

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Featured Resource: The Definitive Guide to Email Management for Mid-Size Firms

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While some organizations wait until catastrophe strikes before adopting an email management system, success often lies in being proactive, not reactive.

Practice Management Platform Rocket Matter Adds ‘Premier’ Tier with Billing Features Designed for Larger Firms

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When Rocket Matter launched in 2008 as one of the first cloud-based law practice management platforms, it was targeted at solo and small firms.

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Targeting Midsized Firms, Practice Management Platform Centerbase Receives ‘Significant’ Growth-Equity Investment

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Centerbase , a Dallas-based company providing legal practice management software for mid-sized law firms , has received a growth equity investment from Mainsail Partners , a growth equity firm that invests exclusively in fast-growing, bootstrapped software companies.

Firm Manager Also Adds Foldering for Documents

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I reported here yesterday that the MyCase practice management platform had added foldering to its document management capabilities. As it turns out, another practice management platform, LexisNexis Firm Manager, also rolled out foldering yesterday. Firm Manager now allows users to create folders and subfolders and to move folders from one folder to another. The post Firm Manager Also Adds Foldering for Documents appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

As One Practice Management Site Shuts Down, Another Offers Its Customers Free Access

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Following my report earlier this week that LexisNexis Firm Manager will go dark on Oct. 31, another practice management company announced that it will offer free subscriptions to Firm Manager’s customers. Case.one says it will provide a free subscription for a period equivalent to the remainder of the Firm Manager […]. General Case.one Firm Manager practice managementWell, this is enterprising of them.

Practice Management Company AbacusNext Acquired By Private Equity Firm

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The past six months have brought a flurry of investments and acquisitions involving law practice management software. AbacusNext CEO Scott Johnson will continue to lead the company and other members of the senior management team will also stay on, the announcement said.

Legal Management Software Company Rippe & Kingston Rebrands As SurePoint Technologies

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Rippe & Kingston Systems, a Cincinnati-based company that has provided legal and financial management software to law firms since 1982, has changed its name to SurePoint Technologies.

Add-On To Agiloft’s CRM Platform Manages Sourcing and Suppliers

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The contract lifecycle management company Agiloft today released an add-on module for companies to manage sourcing and supplier information, with the goal of reducing sourcing cycle time, automating supplier onboarding, and monitoring ongoing compliance.

LawNext Episode 72: Managing Legal Matters with Microsoft Teams

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As the COVID-19 pandemic has forced legal professionals to work remotely, many are scrambling to find the best tools and technology to help them manage their legal matters and continue to closely collaborate with their colleagues.

Practice Management Software ‘Credenza’ Shutting Down

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The law practice management system Credenza is shutting down, according to a notice on its website. The post Practice Management Software ‘Credenza’ Shutting Down appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General practice management“Credenza has reached end-of-life,” says the notice. “Effective 60 days after your August 2016 renewal date, Credenza will no longer be offered or supported.”

LawNext: How One Company Aims to Change the Paradigm for Law Practice Management

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One of the most dynamic areas of legal tech right now is practice management, which has seen a surge of investments and acquisitions over the past year. Paradigm , home to the practice management platforms PracticePanther , Bill4Time , and MerusCase , and e-payments platform Headnote.

New CEO Named for Practice Management Company MyCase

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A new CEO was named today for the practice management company MyCase , following its $193 million acquisition last September by private equity firm Apax Partners. “MyCase is in a wonderful position to help law firms better serve their clients and better manage their firms.

How It Works: Ironclad’s Contract Lifecycle Management Platform

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XIRA’s Free ‘GAVEL’ Aims to Disrupt the Subscription Model for Practice Management Software

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Last month, I wrote here about XIRA , a new lawyer-matching website whose goal is not only to make it easier for clients to find lawyers, but also to make legal services more affordable by providing attorneys with free practice management software. It includes: Case management.

Citrix Will Soon Launch Its Own Law Practice Management Platform

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In case you think the market for practice management software isn’t already crowded enough, you will soon have another choice. In May, Citrix will launch ShareFile Legal, a practice management platform that will be tightly integrated with the company’s file storage and sharing platform, Citrix ShareFile. The post Citrix Will Soon Launch Its Own Law Practice Management Platform appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General practice management

Breaking: Practice Management Platform MyCase Sold to Private Equity Group

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The practice management platform MyCase has been sold to a private equity firm, it was announced this morning. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with Lead Management, Case Management, Billing and Invoicing, and robust Reporting.

New Site Helps Lawyers Get Clients – And Then Provides Free Software To Manage Them

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A website launched this summer aims to address the justice gap by making it easier for clients to find the right lawyer and by providing lawyers — primarily solos — with free practice management software to reduce their cost of providing legal services. Managing Clients and Cases.

AI-Driven Spend-Management Platform Brightflag Raises $28M

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Brightflag , an Ireland company whose platform uses artificial intelligence to help corporate legal departments better manage their legal spend and legal matters, said today that it has raised $28 million in a growth equity investment.