Objective offers legal aid to Government

Objective offers legal aid to Government

Objective Corporation has come to the aid of the government to help the Australian Government Solicitor keep up its competitive advantage in the legal industry.

Australian Government Solicitor has chosen Objective's electronic document and records management solution to also improve their services to clients.

AGS is a legal firm, owned by the federal government. It's purpose is to provide legal services to government, portfolio ministers, commonwealth departments, commonwealth agencies and business enterprises.

It is one of Australia's largest national law firms with offices in every capital city and 750 staff. Half are lawyers.

Objective will aim to improve the information management of AGS operations. Their solutions will include:

- Ensuring consistency of advice provided to clients, regardless of their location, resulting in an overall improvement in quality of service.

- Enhance service to clients by maximising efficiency in document authoring, collaboration, capture and access.

- Grow the business and enhance competitive advantage.

Noela L'Estrange, Director of Legal Practice Support at AGS said: "The project has far-reaching implications for the way work is done at AGS. It will be a core business system used by all lawyers and support staff across Australia. The solution needed to fit with our existing technology innovations which are designed to deliver effective client outcomes.

"The chosen solution needed to offer the flexibility to integrate with all of our business processes, and provide functionality to deliver improved business outcomes. It also needed to be user-friendly and easy to learn in order to be readily accepted by all of our staff."

Mr Tony Walls, CEO Asia Pacific, Objective Corporation added: "AGS are the leading lawyers to government, and their exhaustive evaluation process demonstrates Objective's capability to deliver innovative solutions to the legal industry, in terms of both functionality to support the advanced business processes of leading legal firms and usability for non-technical, knowledge workers.

"This together with Objective's proven track-record operating in high-volume, geographically dispersed environments, makes Objective a logical choice for legal firms seeking to leverage document and knowledge management for competitive advantage."

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