eCounsel now integrates with Collaborati, enabling hundreds of corporate legal departments and thousands of law firms to join one of the most widely used e-Billing platforms in the world.
AUSTIN, Texas, July 11, 2016 – Mitratech, the leading provider of Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) solutions, is proud to announce the latest release of eCounsel. This release is the first major software release since the acquisition of Bridgeway in the fall of 2015. Extending Collaborati to eCounsel clients is a great example of Mitratech’s unique position in the market to deliver value across multiple product lines that benefit legal departments of all sizes. Mitratech is committed to driving additional improvements and value through cross product development.
Specific enhancements and benefits in this latest release include:
- Collaborati Integration. Collaborati, Mitratech’s flagship e-Billing product used by over 11,000 law firms and vendors for invoicing and collaboration with TeamConnect clients, is now available to our eCounsel clients. Collaborati offers an array of features for law firms that increase efficiencies and reduce client inquiries including, notifications at the client and matter level, search based on law firm matter data, usability features including enhanced online help, the highest security standards, a dedicated support team, onboarding assistance, and support in over 200 languages. Legal departments have consistently driven 5-10% legal spend savings for clients utilizing Collaborati as part of a comprehensive spend and vendor management program.
- SAML Support. – eCounsel now features increased support for SAML (Security Assertion Markup Language), enabling clients to manage their own user accounts from their own Identity Provider (IdP), including the ability to control single sign-on (SSO), password strength, and application access.
- Security Enhancements. – In a security conscious world, Mitratech is continually striving to stay on the leading edge of ensuring our applications meet all standard requirements. Mitratech monitors, audits and updates software security on a regular basis. Therefore, enhancements to standard security code hardening is included in this release.
“Mitratech remains committed to building the world’s best enterprise legal management software for corporate legal departments of all sizes. Extending Collaborati to our eCounsel clients will help these clients capitalize on one of the single biggest opportunities to drive efficiencies and cost savings for their legal department,” said Mitratech’s CEO Jason Parkman. “In addition, the other product enhancements will allow our long-time eCounsel clients to continue to get additional value from their investment in the platform.”
Mitratech, back-to-back recipient of Legaltech News’ Innovation Award for Case/Matter Management System, is the market-leading provider of Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) solutions for more than 750 global legal departments of all sizes, representing 6 of the Fortune 10, almost 40% percent of the Fortune 500, and over 100,000 users in over 150 countries. Mitratech’s award winning products are also used by over 11,000 of its clients’ external partners, including 99 of the Global 100 and 100 percent of the Am Law 200 law firms. Mitratech’s portfolio of ELM software solutions, which have received Market Leader designations from Hyperion Research, offer end-to-end matter management, spend management, e-Billing, legal hold, contracts management, GRC, and reporting solutions. Clients are able to prove demonstrable value creation for their organization by automating legal workflows, improving business outcomes through actionable data and insight, increasing collaboration with external partners, and reducing overall legal spend. To learn more, visit mitratech.com.