Contract Express

Legal document automation insights

A productivity solution for lawyers that automates and simplifies the drafting of standard legal documents. Discover how better drafts lead to faster results.

The case for Contract Express

The world’s leading law firms and corporations continue to turn to Contract Express as their document automation solution. The examples of those professionals found here, as well as document automation insights and news, can support your team’s purchasing decision.
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Law firm success stories
Corporate success stories
News; including releases and updates
Automation Champions

Law firm success stories

Pinsent Masons

Contract Express Customer Success Story - Pinsent Masons

David Halliwell, Director of Knowledge and Innovation Delivery, Pinsent Masons

Hear directly from Pinsent Masons about why and how they use Contract Express document automation: "The more we use it in different use cases, the more our lawyers come up with better ways of using the technology."


Contract Express Customer Success Story - Pinsent Masons

Robert Lankester, previous Document Automation Manager, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Hear directly from Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner about why and how they use Contract Express document automation: "We've seen an efficiency saving on average across all the templates that we've automated 84% to first draft. Which is a significant time saver."

Arendt & Medernach

Arendt & Medernach - Customer Success Video

Alexandra Cabbanes, Director of Knowledge Management, Arendt & Medernach

Hear directly from Arendt & Medernach about why and how they use Contract Express document automation: “One of the key reasons we decided to choose Contract Express is that it really is an international tool, very achieved, and that it will evolve to meet their clients’ needs.”

Holland and Knight [PDF]

Samir Patel, the head of the Document Automation Team at Holland & Knight, describes a few of the many ways that Thomson Reuters® Contract Express has helped them tackle several enormous fixed-fee arrangement projects while increasing profit margins for the firm.

Baker McKenzie [PDF]

Mark Ford, Chief Knowledge Officer and Sarah Pullin, Director of Global Knowledge Operations, explain how Baker McKenzie have overcome challenges in resourcing, are saving up to 90% in document drafting time and how the sky’s the limit for the future of automation with Contract Express.

Anjarwalla and Khanna [PDF]

"We identified an opportunity for us to do things better, Contract Express gave us the opportunity to re-evaluate the whole system and the impetus to go through the painful process of change."

Hogan Lovellls [PDF]

“Document automation has contributed to the transformative way in which we work at Hogan Lovells. Adoption rates are high, and our return on investment has been validated.”

Mishcon de Reya [PDF]

“Every law firm knows now that clients are increasingly scrutinising what they are doing - it’s positive to show that as a firm we are efficient”.

Pennington Manches [PDF]

“Saving time was a huge driver, but it wasn’t just a case of deciding which documents were best to automate based on time savings. We wanted to look to the future, to take apart the steps needed to complete a transaction and identify those that could be removed to make the whole process more efficient.”

Radiant Law [PDF]

“We wanted to imaginatively and smartly meet our clients’ needs by bringing together people, process and technology. Document automation is a key enabling technology to do this”.

Simmons & Simmons [PDF]

"It was about looking at the market place, seeing what people were doing...and realising that document automation was something that as a forward-thinking firm we should be looking at more closely.”

Kerman & Co [PDF]

“The benefits are clear. Document automation allows us to quicken the pace at which we produce documents while maintaining quality and mitigating risk.”

Clifford Chance [PDF]

"Our document specialists can devote their time to adding more richness and value to the templates rather than managing multiple versions".

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer [PDF]

"Contract Express, and our ability to tailor it for clients, has become an important part of our presentation of our legal tech capabilities to clients generally."

Stevens & Bolton LLP [PDF]

"The feedback on Contract Express is so positive; one of our partners produced five documents in the time it would have taken him to do one or two in the past, which made all the difference on an urgent job."

Corporate success stories

AXA PPP Healthcare [PDF]

"The documentation sent to customers is accurate and they can now produce handbooks that they can be confident are consistent across product ranges and business types".

Specsavers [PDF]

"It wasn’t just about adopting new technology, but it was about doing things better, doing things smarter, looking at where we could improve processes and adopting technologies to support that."

Deutsche Telekom [PDF]

"It was important to make the work of our colleagues easier so they don’t need to do the really boring nittygritty, day-to-day things like crafting another NDA."

Automation Champions

Tuna Kutsal

Automation Champion 2019 - Tuna Kutsal

Automation Champion 2019 - Tuna Kutsal

Tuna Kutsal, Legal Consulting Lead at Herbert Smith Freehills, tells her document automation story with Contract Express.

Jon Beaumont

Automation Champion 2019 - Jon Beaumont

Automation Champion 2019 - Jon Beaumont

Jon Beaumont, Knowledge and Research Systems Manager at Shearman & Sterling, tells his document automation story with Contract Express.

Sue Colley

Automation Champion 2019 - Tuna Kutsal

Automation Champion 2019 - Sue Colley

Sue Colley, Document Automation Specialist at Penningtons Manches, tells her document automation story with Contract Express.


All aboard the Contract Express

All aboard the Contract Express

All aboard the Contract Express

Our 2019 user event for Contract Express brought together a wide range of legal professionals from across Europe. We were hosted by the generous team at Clifford Chance and had presentations from the likes of Sky and Dentons.