Law Firm to Transition from Enterprise After Full Market Review

October 10, 2016

Thomson Reuters Elite, part of Thomson Reuters Legal, today announced that Am Law 100 firm Akerman LLP has selected 3E® as its technology-driven enterprise and financial management platform for the future. An integral component of the Elite Enterprise Business Management Solution, 3E offers robust workflow and automation capabilities and a scalable foundation built to help firms manage all operational and financial aspects of their businesses.

“Our firm is looking forward to transitioning from Enterprise® and to continuing its long standing relationship with Elite,” said Herb Albritton, Executive Director & CFO at Akerman. “We selected 3E after a thorough market review. We were impressed by 3E’s advanced functionality and modern architecture along with the experience and quality of the Elite Services and Support teams. The combination of product, services, and support strength made Elite the clear choice for our firm.”

“It is very gratifying to be selected as the right business partner for this prestigious firm,” said Bill Burch, vice president, Global Sales for Elite. “Akerman joins a growing list of Am Law 100 firms which have selected 3E to meet both the current and future needs of their businesses. We’re delighted to be working with them.”

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. Visit 3E for more information.

Akerman LLP is a leading transactions and trial law firm known for its core strengths in middle market M&A, within the financial services and real estate sectors, and for a diverse Latin America practice. With more than 650 lawyers and government affairs professionals and a network of 24 offices, it is ranked among the top 100 law firms in the United States by The American Lawyer (2016). Akerman also is ranked among the top 60 law firms for diversity in The American Lawyer’s Diversity Scorecard (2016).

Elite is the leading global provider of an end-to-end enterprise business management solution, which allows law firms and professional services organizations to run all operational aspects of their firms, including business development, risk management, client and matter management, and financial management. For more information, visit Elite.