Leading Brazilian Firm Motta Fernandes Advogados Selects NetDocuments Cloud Platform

May 16, 2019
Salt Lake City, UT
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Platform adoption of NetDocuments in LATAM increases 126 percent

Motta Fernandes Advogados, a leading full-service law firm in Brazil and member of the Latin Lawyer 250, has chosen NetDocuments as its cloud-based document and email management platform.

Servicing domestic and international clients as a part of the trusted TerraLex network and International Bar Association (IBA) -, the firm’s switch to NetDocuments was the key piece of its cloud technology and security strategy. The new strategy was put in place to ensure data protection, information governance, and continued exceptional service for their clients.

“NetDocuments’ platform is integral to ensuring our professionals have the tools they need, our clients receive excellent service, and our data is secure, compliant, and available anywhere and on any device,” said John Shaw, Administrative and Finance Director at Motta Fernandes. “The platform will help us deliver on our goals to improve the client experience, properly protect our data, and ensure our people have the most modern technology available in the market today.”

NetDocuments saw a 126 percent increase in adoption of NetDocuments across Latin America in the first quarter of 2019 compared to the entire 2018 calendar year. The growth has come from new customers across Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Peru and Puerto Rico.

“We’re excited to welcome prestigious firms like Motta Fernandes to our global customer community to benefit from a single global instance of cloud software for managing their documents and email,” said Marriott Murdock, Regional Director for Latin America at NetDocuments, “The incredible growth across the LATAM region highlights the need for firms and corporate legal departments to leverage enterprise cloud technology that is mature, tested and proven to exceed the standards for data security and compliance.”

NetDocuments' global platform is accessed by over 2,500 firms and corporate legal departments in more than 140 countries worldwide. The single global software platform allows all customer firms to benefit from the product features, functionality, and security and compliance infrastructure including ISO 27001, 27017, 27018, SOC 2 Type 2, SOC 2+, GDPR, FIPS 140-2 Level 3.

“Clients are demanding more of their law firms and NetDocuments’ security and compliance architecture allows us to help our customer firms meet these stringent client-driven demands for modern and secure technology,” said Murdock.

Motta Fernandes Advogados is a member of the International Bar Association comprised of more than 80,000 individual international lawyers from most of the world’s leading law firms and some 190 bar associations and law societies spanning more than 170 countries.

NetDocuments will be attending and speaking at the LAWIT Legal Mexico Summit at Torre Diana in Mexico  City on May 16th.

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