Thomson Reuters Elite (the company has rebranded – see next American Insider for full story) has become the first Western legal software vendor to land a major deal in mainland China with a domestic law firm, as distinct from the PRC offices of a UK or US firm. The firm is Jun He Law Offices, which has over 400 lawyers and branches in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Dalian, Haikou, Hong Kong, New York and Silicon Valley, and the practice has ordered Elite 3E as its new accounts and practice management system.