Aderant announced today that the company finished 2010 with strong performance. Here's the statement… The company saw more than 40 clients select or go-live on Aderant products and released several important new applications. In addition, the company extended its regional dominance in Australia and New Zealand, continued to lead the legal industry in customer satisfaction and client support metrics, and delivered a 100% successful implementation rate.

“2010 has been an outstanding year despite the continued economic challenges facing law firms,” said Michael Kohlsdorf, President & CEO Aderant. “Law and professional services organizations alike have responded positively to our value proposition of comprehensive and highly functional products coupled with a world-class product support team and a proven ability to implement our software on time and on budget.”

The number of new law firms and professional services organizations that selected Aderant grew in 2010, with more than 20 new firms selecting the company's practice management systems. The company added several prominent firms to its client roster, including AmLaw 200 firm Gordon & Rees and Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin. This year also saw more than 20 firms went live on Aderant products, including Hunton & Williams, Allens Arthur Robinson, and Slater & Gordon. To-date more than 275 firms are now live on the latest version of Aderant Expert.

Aderant also remained the legal industry's top technology vendor in Australia and New Zealand, boasting 70 percent, or 21 of the top 30 firms across the region. ADERANT also represents half of Australia's ten fastest growing firms and two major firms in Singapore as recently published by ALB. Several large and prominent APAC firms selected or went live on Aderant Expert in 2010 including Chapman Tripp, Carroll O’Dea Lawyers, DFDL Mekong, and Holman Webb.

In 2010 the company also released Aderant Practice Manager, Aderant StarLaw, Expert Matter Planning, Enterprise Workflow, Expert ClearView, Expert Financial Reporting and Found Time. “In 2010, Aderant brought several new and exciting products to market that meet today’s challenges by optimizing firm operations,” said Kohlsdorf. “Found Time, Expert Matter Planning (for managing alternative fee arrangements), Expert ClearView, Enterprise Workflow, and StarLaw each deliver powerful capabilities to firms and enable them to grow revenues and profits.”