June 6, 2017

An increasing number of firms around the world are selecting 3E from Thomson Reuters Elite, part of Thomson Reuters Legal, as the best enterprise business management solution to propel them into the future, new figures indicate. Against key competitors, Thomson Reuters Elite came out on top at a rate of two to one in 2016.

An integral element of the Elite Enterprise Business Management Solution, 3E provides strong financial management automation capabilities and a scalable foundation built to help firms manage every operational aspect of their business. Designed to meet the specific needs of each individual firm who chooses it, 3E is perfectly suited for individual lawyers, partners and supporting staff. Continually being developed and enhanced to meet the legal industry’s future needs, 3E provides an end-to-end solution that will guarantee that users stay at the cutting edge of legal technology.

A total of 31 firms – 15% of the 208 firms that have purchased 3E to date – were previously with a product from a major competitor. These firms include:

  • Kleinberg Kaplan, a leading New York law firm representing clients in transactional, regulatory, trusts and estates, tax, real estate, litigation and securities matters
  • Kelley Kronenberg, a US full service firm comprised of 12 offices with more than 100 lawyers
  • BuckleySandler, a US law firm staffing 160 lawyers across offices in Washington, D.C., New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and London
  • Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP, one of the largest law firms in North Carolina serving clients state-wide with offices located in Raleigh, Charlotte, and Wilmington
  • Gardiner Roberts, a firm that provides a broad range of legal services to businesses of all sizes

“We have seen 3E enjoy tremendous growth globally, and the fact that 31 firms have moved from a close competitor is very gratifying,” says Bill Burch, Vice President of Global Sales at Thomson Reuters Elite. “As of May 2017, 208 law firms have selected the 3E financial and practice management solution thanks to its leading technological capability and improved functionality, and we expect our high win rate to continue.”

3E is designed to meet the unique requirements of each individual firm that uses it, and its ease of use is perfectly suited for lawyers, partners, and supporting staff alike. Continually developed and enhanced to meet the legal industry’s future needs, 3E is scalable and provides the capabilities a firm needs to stay competitive. Furthermore, the 3E automation capabilities and ability to be configured to work within a firm’s existing processes enables firms to significantly streamline workflows, improving efficiencies and delivering cost-savings that can be passed onto the client.

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.