London, January, 2020
Bowmans, an Africa-based law firm that helps its clients overcome legal complexity and unlock opportunity in Africa and has been providing specialist legal services in the fields of corporate law, banking and finance law and dispute resolution for over a century, chooses Legatics as its transaction management platform of choice.
“We’ve loved working with the Bowmans team over the course of the recent pilot and are delighted that the firm has chosen Legatics as its transaction management platform. We’re really looking forward to seeing this partnership grow and the use of our platform continue to help Bowmans' lawyers and their clients.” - Daniel Grant Smith, Head of Engagement at Legatics.
Bowmans procurement of Legatics is evidence of the priority given to innovation by Bowmans and other leading firms in the African legal market and the growing prominence of legal technology like Legatics in Africa.
”Technological innovation is at the forefront of our legal process improvement drive and we are thrilled to now be in a position to offer our clients an efficient and transparent method of managing their transactions and ultimately closing deals faster and with reduced risk. It has been a pleasure working with Legatics to get us to this point.” – Cathy Truter, Head of Knowledge at Bowmans.
With nine offices in seven African countries and over 400 specialist lawyers, Bowmans draws on its unique knowledge of the business and socio-political environment to advise clients on a wide range of legal issues. The firm offers clients a service that uniquely blends expertise in the law, knowledge of the local market and an understanding of their businesses. Bowmans aim is to assist clients to achieve their objectives as smoothly and efficiently as possible while minimising the legal and regulatory risks.
Legatics is an intuitive, intelligent deal platform that simplifies and automates traditional legal processes. Designed by lawyers to improve legacy working methods and solve practical transactional issues, it increases collaboration, efficiency and transparency. Legatics transforms legal transactions, providing a better deal experience for all parties, and freeing lawyers from unnecessary administrative tasks.