Top 150 UK Firm Higgs & Sons Solicitors Selects NetDocuments and Tikit for Modern Cloud DMS Platform

September 15, 2017
London, UK

Following an in-depth due diligence and competitive selection process, Higgs & Sons has selected Tikit and NetDocuments’ native cloud platform and services for document and email security and end-user productivity.

NetDocuments, the leading cloud-based document and email management (DMS) platform for law firms and corporate legal departments, and Tikit, a NetDocuments premier partner, announced today that Higgs & Sons will implement NetDocuments cloud platform as part of the firm’s 2017 initiative to adopt modern DMS technology for improved security, mobility, and end-user productivity.

Adam Cutler, IT Director at Higgs & Sons, commented, “For over a century, Higgs & Sons has been dedicated to delivering exceptional service to our clients through fostering close relationships and leveraging the most innovative technologies available in the market. Our 2017 DMS initiative is a core component of our overall technology strategy, and our thorough due diligence and selection process allowed us to carefully analyse the DMS options available in the market today. As one of the leading security and product innovation platforms in the industry, we’re confident that NetDocuments software delivery model and single instance of software will provide our firm the levels of security, usability, and built‐in compliance necessary to ‘future‐proof’ our firm.”

Lloyd Ellison, Sales Director at Tikit added “The NetDocuments’ native cloud platform and ‘single instance of software’ allow for seamless updates, built‐in mobility, inherent security and compliance, enterprise search, file and device synchronisation, as well as seamless Microsoft Office and Office 365 integrations. This, coupled with industry-leading user adoption is driving the huge growth in wins for NetDocuments, both in new sites and swap outs globally.”

Cutler continues, “NetDocuments’ security credentials along with a cloud‐first partnership with Microsoft, highlights the commitment to innovation and technology delivery we need and our clients demand. It is the combination of these factors that made it clear that NetDocuments is the platform we need that will enable our firm to move into the future with a solid technology platform.”

Cutler further commented, “During the evaluation process we were impressed with Tikit’s vast experience in the implementation of document management solutions coupled with its progressive cloud-first strategy. Tikit’s understanding of how a DMS fits into the wider document lifecycle, its knowledge of what makes a successful implementation and its unique global partnership agreement with NetDocuments and Microsoft made it the ideal partner to meet our particular requirements.”

Kathrine Ainley, CEO at Tikit added, “We are delighted that the rigorous evaluation process undertaken by Higgs & Sons resulted in NetDocuments’ technology and Tikit’s experience in document management being identified as a winning combination. We look forward to working with them to make the project a success.”

“We’re excited to welcome Higgs & Sons to NetDocuments’ growing global customer community,” Matt Duncan, CEO at NetDocuments stated. “We commend them for running a professional and thorough DMS selection process and are pleased to be the platform they will move forward with.”