Microsoft Updating the Modern Legal Workplace

Published August 30 2018 by Natasha Spurr
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In our last blog Transforming Legal Companies with Microsoft Dynamics 365 we talked about some common business challenges that the Legal sector are facing:

  1. Making client relationships stronger
  2. Managing the changing expectations from clients
  3. Offering transparency & tangible value to clients

An exciting new offering from Microsoft ‘Matter Centre from Office 365’ is now helping legal professionals with collaboration and document management which is critical for successful client engagement.

Matter center for Office 365 is an intuitive solution that seamlessly ties the best of Office 365 SharePoint and Onedrive for business together managing emails and documents automatically and allowing you to access your matters centrally from any device so you can do your job and engage with clients better faster and more efficiently.

You don’t have to learn anything new when using Matter Center — it uses Outlook, it uses word, it uses Excel, it feels seamless to the user.  You are not tied to any device so you can work on a laptop, phone or tablet desktop at home and you will see all edits that other people make to work collaboratively.

It's a lot easier to drag-and-drop and store data, the metadata is applied automatically by putting in a couple of keywords into Matter Center you are able to track that information across all of our cases instead of having to go through the hundreds of cases one by one to try to find the data you need.

Spend less timefocusing on the documents and more time focusing on the arguments matter center for Office 365 it's simple its intuitive it lives in the tools you use the most you.

Legal firms are now considering the Microsoft platform (and all that it offers) as they look for better and more efficient ways to work.

Are you ready for a partner that will help you achieve your necessary business outcomes?Contact us to chat about what you've read today or request a demo of Microsoft Dynamics 365.


Natasha is an experienced CRM professional with a unique ability to work across both marketing and sales functions. As CRM Marketing Manager at Edgewater Fullscope, Natasha has helped the organization to achieve multiple global partner awards and leadership status across the UK and beyond.

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