Legal IT Newswire: Cartmell Shepherd replaces incumbent systems with Proclaim Practice Management solution to enhance efficiencies firm-wide

Eclipse Legal Systems, the Law Society Endorsed legal software provider, has announced it is implementing its Proclaim Practice Management solution at award winning law firm Cartmell Shepherd.

Cartmell Shepherd is one of the leading law firms in the north, with six offices throughout the region servicing clients across the UK. The firm boasts over 200 years’ experience providing exceptional legal services, specialising in a wide range of legal areas.

The Proclaim Practice Management system will be rolled out across multiple departments including Conveyancing, Family, Personal Injury and Probate. Proclaim will provide Cartmell Shepherd with a consistent and secure approach to managing cases throughout their lifecycle.

The integrated Proclaim legal accounting toolset will enable seamless billing procedures, further streamlining the firm’s financial efficiency. Cartmell Shepherd will enhance client care with TouchPoint+ the client self-service portal that includes FileView live case tracking and SecureDocs the online secure document delivery and acceptance tool.

Scott Garson, Practice Manager at Cartmell Shepherd comments:

“We selected the Proclaim Practice Management System to replace an incumbent solution, and see it as a vital part of our future strategy to drive the practice forward.

“Proclaim’s flexibility to integrate with third parties like the LRBG impressed as did the inbuilt GDPR Individual Rights workflow which will aid compliance along with the CRIF ID/AML and Lawyer Checker integrations.”

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About Eclipse
Eclipse Legal Systems, part of Capita Plc, is the UK’s leading provider of legal software solutions, employing over 170 staff at its Yorkshire HQ.

The firm’s Proclaim software system is in use by 25,000 professionals within a vast range of market sectors, territories and work areas. Proclaim is Endorsed by the Law Society and integrates all case management, accounting, document management, reporting, time recording, task and diary functions into one desktop solution.

TouchPoint+ is Eclipse’s unique self-service system, providing an always-on, platform agnostic portal for law firm clients and business partners.

Proclaim clients include:

• Eversheds
• Usdaw
• Co-operative Legal Services
• Cartmell Shepherd
• Drummond Miller

Eclipse’s market territories include:

• UK and Ireland
• Latvia
• Australia
• Canada
• Kenya
• Nigeria
• Zambia

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