Enable Law Selects 3E to Increase Efficiency and Enhance Operation of its Practice

June 1, 2017

Thomson Reuters Elite, part of Thomson Reuters Legal, today announced that Enable Law, a standalone medical negligence practice from Top UK 100 law firm Foot Anstey LLP, has become the latest law firm to go live on the market-leading 3E®. A fundamental part of the Elite Enterprise Business Management Solution, 3E provides strong workflow and automation capabilities and a scalable foundation built to help firms manage every operational aspect of their business. Furthermore, 3E will be able to be configured to work within the firm’s existing processes, enabling Enable Law to significantly streamline workflows, improving efficiencies and delivering cost-savings that can be passed onto its clients.

Enable Law selected 3E after a competitive review process and were deeply impressed by the skill and hard work demonstrated by the Elite team. 3E will allow the firm to stay at the cutting-edge of technology with next-generation functionality that’s designed to grow and evolve with the firm. Optimized for individual law firm performance and providing an end-to-end solution that streamlines tasks and delivers value-adding business information, 3E will enhance Enable Law’s day-to-day operations.

“We are delighted that Enable Law has become the latest firm to go live with 3E, representing a major in-road into the UK market for Elite,” said Elisabet Hardy, vice president of Product Management at Elite. “Utilizing 3E will significantly enhance the firm’s accounting and billing capabilities and will ensure a competitive advantage.”

“We are a firm that values client service highly, and we’re confident 3E will allow us to significantly streamline our financial and practice processes,” said Duncan Eadie, Partner and IT Director at Foot Anstey (Enable Law is a separate business entity within the Foot Anstey Group). “We are certain that 3E will allow us to run more efficiently and secure our place in an evolving legal landscape.”

Enable Law, the largest medical negligence practice in the South West, launched in May 2017 as a separate business entity within the Foot Anstey Group. The team is made up of over 80 specialists in the areas of medical negligence, serious injury and mental capacity. We aim to provide a high-quality service in a friendly and approachable way. We work for clients across the UK and have offices in seven locations across the South West, South Coast and London. We are passionate about providing our clients with a quality service which embodies the values that make us different: genuine, expert and supportive.

Members of our team are accredited by the Law Society, Action against Medical Accidents, STEP (our Consultant, Patricia Wass, acts as their Worldwide Chair) and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL). We are also recognized by charities such as Headway, Meningitis Now, Child Brain Injury Trust, and the Spinal Injuries Association. Our teams are recognized in the Chambers and Legal 500 directories – both publications consult clients to find out what they think of their lawyers and how well they have done their jobs.

Mike Bird, one of the team's partners, was recognized in the Lawyer's Hot 100 for his work on significant group action, acting for over 200 women who received negligent care from gynecologist Rob Jones – this was a landmark case that has contributed to a shake-up in medical standards at a national level. The team have also been involved with high profile care home abuse cases.

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 lawyers and staff to easily track and manage activity on a multi-office, global scale. Visit 3E for more information.

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.