Latest Asia-Pacific News Round-up
• Zylpha expands into Australia
Zylpha have teamed up with former managing director of Visualfiles Australia (LexisNexis), Bevan Read to re-sell the DocBinder document bundling solution in Australia. Read will also be continuing in his advisory role with Justin North’s Janders Dean group, specialising in case management and workflow systems for the legal sector. According to Read “As a former solicitor, I could appreciate the value of this software the first time I saw it. Simple to implement; easy to use; and it makes massive improvements to a very real, everyday task inside all legal practices”
• Allen & Gledhill win for Elite
Allen & Gledhill, one of the oldest and most influential law firms in South East Asia, has signed with Elite 3E. After a lengthy review process, firm, Allen & Gledhill determined that 3E was the best option. The selection process was open and despite competition from Aderant and internal momentum to update their existing Elite Enterprise platform, the 3E solution prevailed. Based in Singapore with more than 300 lawyers, the firm has received numerous accolades and awards from respected legal publications and directories. It is the only law firm in Singapore that is consistently ranked at the top of the league tables for every major area of its practice.
• Phoenix & Janders Dean Breakfast Briefing – Sydney, Australia
Justin North of Jander Dean reports that a lot of interest has been expressed in the Phoenix Business Solutions and Janders Dean International breakfast briefing around Alternative Billing to be held in Sydney at Becasse on May 18th. Representatives from in-house counsel at Telstra and Westpac will be joined by CFO and CEO level attendees from law firms including Blake Dawson, Clayton Utz, Freehills, Gilbert+Tobin, Minter Ellison, Sparke Helmore, Norton Rose, DLA Phillips Fox, Baker McKenzie and numerous others to discuss the trends and issues surrounding this area.