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ASCENT | The Benefits of Legal Spend Management

An Elevated Solution for Legal Electronic Billing and Legal Spend

Corporate legal departments will benefit from the innovative and eBilling collaboration tools for:

  • Reporting

    • Access to real-time data
    • Produce reports, analyze data, and take action without leaving the screen
    • Single page summaries of legal spend at multiple levels of granularity
    • Budget to actual and accrual comparisons
    • Law firm performance reporting
    • Results and outcomes by law firm, matter type, business unit, cost center
    • Multiple levels of drill-down capabilities
    • End-of-year accrual planning
  • Communication

    • • Email
    • • Calendaring
    • • Corporate and legal department messaging
    • • Links to preferred providers and vendor
    • • Access to frequently required documents - Outside Counsel Guidelines, invoicing format(s), corporate contact directories
  • Collaborative Workspaces

    • • Ability to designate secure access to a virtual office for a work team comprised of in-house, business unit
      and external (law firm or vendor) team member for matters, practice groups and/or special projects
    • • Ability to utilize full functionality for document management, reporting and communication
    • • Access to collaborative space and content from any authenticated device

This ASCENT™ LEgal eBilling suite of tools is used by our corporate legal department clients for a variety of reasons. Some of the most demonstrable reasons are listed here as an example:

  • • Financial Management
  • • Legal electronic billing (eBilling) including automated rules checking, error checking, duplicate checking, rate checking, timekeeper approval
  • • Alternative fee arrangements analysis, assignment & management
  • • Budgeting
  • • Law firm accrual collection
  • • International currencies
  • • Taxation issues for VAT & GST
  • • Multi-currency capabilities
  • • Automated accounts payable feeds supporting all AP system requirements
  • • Matter Management
  • • Customizable matter templates
  • • Specialized matter templates for claims, litigation, intellectual property, patents & trademarks, M&As
  • • Customizable work flows
  • • Alerts for new matters, status change, invoice review, budget approval, document review
  • • Document management including searching, sharing & editing abilities, security settings, alerts

ASCENT™ is available as a hosted or SaaS solution offering unlimited flexibility and security in our Tier-3 Data Center. It is offered at a competitive price point making true enterprise collaboration available to a much larger legal marketplace for the first time. Get more information on our "Master Climber" Certification Program where your outside vendors are trained with your team to reach their peak efficiency using this software together. We have passed the SSAE 16 Type II Audit so your data is always secure and safe!

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