“We believe Litera Desktop will be the differentiator by giving us the competitive edge to increase efficiency and to better deliver client needs. The move from five separate vendors with a wide array of tools to just one will not only reduce the time it takes to produce our documents in the first place, but also increase adoption of the existing toolset across all our offices. They can now live where all our people work, and changes are introduced to every machine across the globe simultaneously.”
– Melissa Speidel, Director of Business Transformation, K&L Gates
“The latest statistics we have show that fee earners are saving around an hour every week, solely in proofreading time. When you multiply that by the number of people who are still working with hourly rates, it’s quite a significant number… and it isn’t just an internal saving. It has an impact on the turnaround time for sending these documents to clients.”
– Anthony Vigneron, Applications Director, Clifford Chance
“We have been using Litera Microsystems solutions for years. They have invested the time and energy required to understand our firm, our working practices, and our challenges.”
– Dan Surowiec, Global CIO, Baker McKenzie
“Having analyzed the time savings of legal professionals by leveraging artificial intelligence through Contract Companion and DocXTools Companion – and the risk management proposition they offered – we were convinced that the Companion suite is an impactful technology investment that would yield us immediate returns.”
– Kenneth Oh, Senior Partner, Dentons Rodyk
“Seyfarth Shaw, a leading global firm committed to delivering legal services more effectively, more efficiently, and more transparently, is leveraging Contract Companion to reduce time spent proofreading documents. We’re looking forward to our continued work with the firm as they implement technology that supports their lawyers in delivering client-focused, innovative services.”
– Sean Ramsey, Sales Director of Western US and Canada, Litera Microsystems
DLA Piper is a global law firm capable of taking care of the most important legal needs of clients wherever they do business. With offices throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, the firm represents more clients in a broader range of geographies and practice disciplines than virtually any other law firm in the world.
With over 1,400 lawyers in 31 offices across North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP is a fully integrated global law firm that provides clients with connected legal advice, wherever and whenever they need it.
Herbert Smith Freehills is one of the world’s leading professional services businesses, bringing together the best people across our 27 offices, to meet all legal services needs globally. The firm helps realise opportunities while managing risk. Operating as a single, globally integrated partnership, the firm works as a team, using innovative systems and processes to ensure client work is delivered intelligently, efficiently and reliably. Herbert Smith Freehills cares about the markets and communities they work within and constantly strive to make them better.
Miller Thomson LLP is one of Canada’s leading national law firms, with over 525 lawyers working in offices located in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Regina, London, Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph, Vaughan, Markham and Montréal. The firm provides a complete range of business law, advocacy and personal legal services to Canadian and international corporations, entrepreneurs, institutions, governments and not-for-profit organizations.
“Norton Rose Fulbright, a leading global law firm offering legal services to the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions, is leveraging Contract Companion across North America to reduce time spent proofreading documents in order to spend more time on business development and client service.”
– Sean Ramsey, Sales Director of Western US and Canada, Litera Microsystems
Latham & Watkins is a global law firm with more than 2,600 lawyers in its offices located in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States. The firm has internationally recognized practices in a wide spectrum of transactional, litigation, corporate and regulatory areas. Our success is grounded in our devotion to the collaborative process, which reaches across global offices and practices and draws upon our deep subject matter expertise, an abiding commitment to teamwork and a powerful tradition of creative lawyering.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is a global law firm with a long-standing track record of successfully supporting the world’s leading national and multinational corporations, financial institutions and governments on ground-breaking and business-critical mandates. The 2,500-plus lawyers deliver results worldwide through our their offices and alongside leading national firms. The firm’s commitment and business know-how mean clients rely on their lawyers when it matters most.
“At Dykema, it’s our top priority to deliver the highest quality legal counsel available. Contract Companion helps me ensure my documents meet the client’s and the firm’s quality standards.”
– Heather Aeschleman, Member Real Estate Practice, Dykema Gossett PLLC
“Having firsthand experience of work life before the arrival of Litera Microsystems solutions, I can attest to the incredible value. What once took hours, now takes minutes.”
– Donna Dailey, Document Production Manager, Kelley Drye & Warren, LLP
“DocXtools Companion was very easy to start using right away. There are people in a law firm who aren’t easily impressed and they were saying ‘this is amazing’. It was catching errors and inconsistencies we never imagined software would pick up, and it was doing it instantly.”
– Karen Norman, IT Director, Downs Rachlin Martin, PLLC
AbbVie is a global, research-driven biopharmaceutical company committed to developing innovative advanced therapies for some of the world’s most complex and critical conditions. The company’s mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to markedly improve treatments across four primary therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, virology and neuroscience. In more than 75 countries, AbbVie employees are working every day to advance health solutions for people around the world.
“Change-Pro Premier can export information as either a Word or a PDF document, so we can send it to clients in whichever format is simplest for them. Regulatory agencies also need a formal redlined version to compare, (e.g., one version of a protocol, to another), and with Change-Pro we can submit that to them ready to go.”
– Cullen Vogelson, President, Illuminated Research
Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company’s mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide. Gilead has operations in more than 35 countries worldwide, with headquarters in Foster City, California.
Astellas Pharma US, Inc. is an affiliate of Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma Inc., a top 20 global pharmaceutical research company. Astellas is committed to turning innovative science into medical solutions that bring value and hope to patients and their families. Keeping our focus on addressing unmet medical needs and conducting our business with ethics and integrity enables us to improve the health of people throughout the Americas and around the world.
For more than a century, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. has been developing and producing medicines to improve people’s lives. We are a global leader in generic and specialty medicines with over 35,000 unique products, more than any other pharmaceutical company. 200 million people take a Teva medicine every day, served by the industry’s largest and most complex supply chain. Along with our established presence in generics, we also look to push the boundaries of science with our specialty, API, and biopharmaceutical products.
“Immediately, it is a less arduous job for the regulatory group, and I have certainly had feedback from colleagues in other departments that they save at least a few hours, if not a half day, compared to reviews in the past.”
– Jason R. Healy, PhD, Akros Pharma Inc.
“There’s no doubt DocXtools has also made the drafting process more efficient, and the automatic filtering for inconsistencies means all users can spend less time focusing on the smaller details and more on the big picture.”
– Vanessa Kelly, Regulatory Operations Specialist III, MacroGenics