Expertise Location & Secure Social For In-House Counsel
The Firm Directory is a knowledge management and collaboration platform that facilitates greater resource alignment and communication of in-house and outside counsel teams.
Source in-house and outside experts quickly and easily.
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Source expertise faster
Let’s say you want to know who in another business unit has experience in a particular area of IP litigation, for a product and within a specific jurisdiction. Rather than sending an email, enter your criteria into The Firm Directory to see experience across business units, around specific areas law, cases, contracts, products or vendors. Find the correct individuals, then connect and collaborate with them. You can also open up The Firm Directory to outside counsel to review their expertise.
The Firm Directory includes the following:
Crowd-source validated profile information directly from users. Monitor and approve profiles prior to publication with Approval Workflow. Or integrate with data from systems of record.
Quickly locate what you need with facet-based search. Powerful LinkedIn-like pivoting capabilities help you find people, Matters or Alumni. And Role-Based Search gives each user-type a unique search experience.
Secure Social Collaboration
Collaborate and share knowledge on sensitive cases with inside and outside counsel. Ethical walls allow you to do so without compromising security.
Out-of-the-box integration and SharePoint Web Part give you access to all features of The Firm Directory through your intranet and extranet, enabling you to search and share information securely.
Mobile Web Application
Access knowledge and search profiles from anywhere on your mobile device. The Firm Directory’s mobile web application gives you on-the-go access to Expertise Finder and click-to-call.
Your Choice Directories
Create profiles and extend the search capabilities of The Firm Directory to create a powerful knowledge repository that allows you to organize, search and understand key areas of business that YOU choose.
Safely share and collaborate
The Firm Directory’s built-in social features allow everyone on your team to share knowledge and collaborate on sensitive cases quickly and easily while maintaining complete confidentiality. The Firm Directory also provides ethical wall support, mobile capabilities, email integration and secure access for outside counsel.
Leverage your team’s collective knowledge and experience.
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No other experience location system on the market today can match The Firm Directory’s ease of configuration and feature-packed, user-friendly interface. And The Firm Directory can pull data from SharePoint, Active Directory, Interactions, Elite, Workday and other internal systems to create comprehensive searchable profiles that provide 360° views of everyone on your in-house counsel team.
Simplify and accelerate knowledge management
The Firm Directory enables you to create a single-source of knowledge and information, and provide instant access to everyone who needs it. You can also disseminate nuanced information with groups that are associated with various teams or cases. You can then push out important regulatory or statutory updates instantly.
The Firm Directory + Award-winning Intranets
An NLJ 100 law firm integrated The Firm Directory’s powerful experience discovery capabilities into its new SharePoint intranet that UX research firm Nielson Norman named One of the 10 Best Intranets of 2016. Interactive profiles, advanced expertise location, skills taxonomy and other features of The Firm Directory provide their staff with easy access to needed information.