Information Links

Whilst Professional Technology are completely independent and not tied to any hardware supplier, software supplier or consultancy business here are some links to sites that we think you may find of interest:-

Interesting Sites

  • Delia Venables
    This site is maintained by Delia Venables Computer Consultant for Lawyers and provides a comprehensive set of links to useful legal resources, designed to be of use to the legal community in the UK and Ireland.
  • Institute of Legal Finance and Management
    Formally the ILCA, the ILFM is the non profit making professional body dedicated to the education, support and promotion of excellence for specialist financial and administrative personnel working within the legal community.
  • Legal Technology Insider
    Described by The Times newspaper as “the definitive online resource for the latest news about legal technology”.

Electronic Document Management

Professional Technology works with specialist document management companies to alleviate the problems associated with document storage in a solicitor’s practice.

  • Paper Mountains
    Electronic Archiving is the process of scanning documents into an electronic format such as TIFF or PDF and then storing it in an Electronic Filing Cabinet or EDM system.  Paper Mountains can make this process easy for you.

Electronic Forms

Professional Technology’s systems can integrate with electronic forms software.  The following are companies that supply such software.

  • Oyez Legal Forms
    Oyez have been providing electronic legal forms for some years and offer a complete range of forms.
  • Laserform
    IRIS Laserform market-leading electronic legal forms software contains the widest range of forms and productivity aids, assisting users in completing forms quickly, accurately and with minimal risk.

Telecoms. Systems

An increasing part of the Information Technology structure for solicitor’s practices is telecommunications.  Whether it is a simple telephone system or a sophisticated convergence solution offering phone, fax and e-mail integration these companies can help.

  • Telecom 9000
    Telecom 9000 is a small group of telecoms engineers, who have come together to offer an improved service to a range of customers including solicitors.
  • Penstone Communications
    Penstone is a technically based company providing services for solicitors and other businesses.