JT&N Joins Rapidly Growing Group of Chinese Firms Deploying Global Best Practice Financial and Practice Management Solutions 

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2013 – Thomson Reuters Elite today announced that Jincheng Tongda & Neal (JT&N) has selected the Enterprise Business Management Solution (EBMS) to improve firm operations and promote business efficiency. JT&N has invested in 3E and MatterSphere, two core modules within Elite’s EBMS to deliver financial and practice management, as well as document and matter management. With more than 260 attorneys working in multiple areas of legal practice both locally and internationally, JT&N is one of the largest and most dynamic firms in China.

“JT&N thoroughly investigated both local and international solutions to advance its services and operational efficiency,” said Li Bingru, executive director at JT&N. “Already having a strong relationship with Thomson Reuters Elite, we were confident that its EBMS solution could cater to the particular needs of our firm, including local financial and statutory requirements, as well as comprehensive Unicode multi-language support.”

Cary Burch, president of Thomson Reuters Elite, commented, “We are delighted to broaden our presence in China in welcoming JT&N as our newest business partner. Designed specifically to be deployed in multiple jurisdictions, currencies, and Unicode languages, our EBMS platform is the perfect fit for this growing firm. We look forward to another successful implementation at JT&N.”

Elite’s Enterprise Business Management Solution (EBMS) offers powerful core financial and practice management features, as well as engagement management and document and matter management functions delivered with built-in application development capabilities. Elite’s EBMS provides a full suite of capabilities that allows staff to easily track and manage activity on a multi-office, global scale.

About Jincheng Tongda & Neal
JT&N is one of the most dynamic and world-class law firms in China. It was established in 1992 and has become one of the largest law firms with more than 260 attorneys and six offices in six cities across China. JT&N has distinguished itself as a leader in multiple areas of legal practice, both international and domestic. The firm’s network of regional offices, working in close collaboration with the head office in Beijing, represents clients on a wide range of matters, including foreign direct investment, M&A, banking and finance, real estate, asset management, IP, competition, insurance, tax to international trade, WTO matters, litigation, commercial arbitration and white-collar criminal litigation. The clientele base includes major multinational corporations, government agencies, international and domestic financial institutions, insurance companies, manufacturers, PE and VC firms, IT, and high tech start-ups.

JT&N is valued by its clients for its ability to deliver tailored, integrated, strategic, and technical legal advice on every aspect of commercial legal services need in China. The firm’s multi-disciplinary expertise in supporting international clients underpins its success. Many JT&N partners bring substantial international legal experience to their practice at the firm and the attorneys have practiced with major international law firms in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, the UK, and the US, and many hold academic degrees from the universities of Australia, the UK, PRC, the US, and Europe.

JT&N has excelled by providing highly focused and knowledgeable local expertise within the context of an international, “big-picture” sensibility with multi-disciplinary capabilities. Its lawyers closely align themselves with the perspective and concerns of their clients, while at the same time remaining in constant contact with local issues, regulations, and business customs.

Finally, JT&N has significant strength in its international practice with its wealth of well trained and practiced lawyers, expertise and experience, and it is proof positive of the firm’s commitment to taking its place as one of the foremost law firms in China. For more information, visit Jincheng Tongda & Neal.

Thomson Reuters Elite is the leading global provider of innovative business management solutions that enable law firms and professional services organizations to streamline operations, maximize efficiency, and increase visibility into all aspects of their businesses. Elite is focused on enabling firms of all sizes and locations to meet their true potential and provide the best service for their clients. For more information, visit Elite.