Mallesons Stephen Jaques Selects ELITE 3E to Improve Efficiencies for Clients
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28, 2011 – Mallesons Stephen Jaques, a leading law firm in the Asian region, has selected ELITE 3E for its next-generation practice and financial management system.
According to Gerard Neiditsch, executive director of Business Integration & Technology at Mallesons, “We want to ensure that every part of our business is optimized so that our clients experience a high level of efficiency across the firm. Our decision to use 3E will mean that we can efficiently give clients and our staff practice information at any point in a transaction, no matter how complex it is. In addition, it supports Asian languages, which is increasingly important given the dynamic market in which we and our clients are operating.”
Mallesons employs more than 1,800 people, including 1,000 legal staff, across nine global offices and is considered one of the top commercial law firms throughout the Asia-Pacific region. The firm advises major corporations and financial institutions, as well as provincial and national government bodies, and is now one of the most frequently used law firms by Chinese companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Mallesons has confirmed its market leadership position with more key award wins than any other Australian firm.
“Mallesons join a growing list of large international law firms in choosing to partner with Elite and implement 3E,” said Kim Massana, president of Elite. "For more than 20 years, Elite has been the innovation leader in the legal practice management space. We’re excited to see that innovation helping sophisticated law firms around the world realize their business goals through the deployment of 3E, along with the full range of complimentary solutions delivered under the Thomson Reuters Business of Law banner.”
ELITE 3E offers powerful core financial and practice management features and built-in application development capabilities – all seamlessly integrated into one high-performance system. Designed from the ground up on Microsoft.NET, 3E provides an integrated development environment that enables firms to become more agile in responding to client needs. A full suite of capabilities is delivered through a consistent web-based user experience that allows staff to easily track and manage activity on a multi-office, global scale.
About Mallesons Stephen Jacques
Mallesons Stephen Jaques is a leading law firm in the Asian region. For over 180 years, the world’s leading organisations have entrusted us to advise on their most critical legal challenges. We couple high performance with intellectual rigour to provide legal solutions that are innovative and often ground breaking. This approach enables us to help our clients adapt to the increasingly challenging markets in which they operate - no matter where they are in the world - and ensures that they have a voice to help them shape the legal and regulatory landscape. To provide our clients with legal advice that makes a difference, we invest in attracting, recruiting, retaining and nurturing the very best talent in all the markets in which we work. We have offices in Australia’s major commercial centres, as well as Asia and the UK. For more information go to: www.mallesons.com.au. Follow us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/MallesonsGraduateCareer or Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/mallesons
About Thomson Reuters Elite
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