Next Generation 3E Platform Aligns Schnader’s Systems and Delivers Increased Efficiency to its Clients

December 6, 2016

Thomson Reuters Elite, part of Thomson Reuters Legal, today announced that full-service law firm Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP will be upgrading its legacy Enterprise™ financial and practice management technology with 3E® in order to better serve the changing needs of its clients. 3E is an integral component of the Elite Enterprise Business Management Solution, with robust workflow and automation capabilities and a scalable foundation built to help firms manage all operational aspects of their businesses.

With over 150 attorneys located throughout the U.S. and an affiliate law firm in Asia, Schnader's clients range from large international corporations to individual entrepreneurs, across a number of jurisdictions and industries.

“We are happy to be renewing our long term partnership with Schnader,” commented Eric Ruud, managing director of Elite. “By choosing the next-generation technology of 3E, Schnader is making a solid strategic decision that will benefit both the firm and its clients. As a prominent national firm headquartered in Philadelphia, Schnader is leading the market with its decision to deploy 3E, and we look forward to working closely with them on this critical project and supporting their long term business strategy. Through our Customer Advisory Boards and new Customer Advocacy teams, Elite is engaging with our clients as never before to ensure that we meet the needs of modern law firms like Schnader.”

“Clients in today’s market rightly demand efficient service, flexible budgeting and predictability,” commented David Smith, Schnader’s Chairman. “Our great team of legal talent requires a premiere business management platform to ensure that we meet the evolving needs of our clients in the most efficient ways possible. Elite’s 3E technology promotes good practice management and represents a smart long-term investment for our business and our clients,” Smith concluded.

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

Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP is a full service law firm of approximately 150 attorneys with offices in Philadelphia, PA; Pittsburgh, PA; Cherry Hill, NJ; New York, NY; Melville, NY; Wilmington, DE; Washington, DC; San Francisco, CA; and an affiliation with Yang & Co., a law firm in Jakarta. Schnader's clients range from large, international corporations to individual entrepreneurs, in a variety of industries including transportation, manufacturing, communications, insurance, banking and finance, health care, technology, automotive, construction, as well as service organizations.  For more information, visit

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.