Finding the Best Legal Document Management Software

In choosing the best document management software for your firm, there are several questions you will need to answer: Should you select an on-premise, server-based or cloud-based solution? What DMS features does your firm require? What other technology tools will your firm need? There are a lot of software providers out there, and having to test out each of them would be extremely time-consuming. And for solos and small firms in particular, that's time you just don't have. Thankfully, we've done the hard work for you. We've explored all of the major legal document management systems out there and helped to come up with some criteria in evaluating them, as well as short reviews, to determine which is best for you.

When Do You Need Legal Document Management?

The answer to the question "When should my firm consider implementing document management?" does not have a straightforward answer. When a firm needs legal document management depends on several factors including: whether the firm needs to be able to manage versioning, permissions, organize files by matter, and OCR documents easily. We explore these different factors, and what you should be considering before implementing a legal document management system.