London, UK (PRWEB) February 3, 2008
BigHand was awarded 'Best of Breed System of the Year' at the prestigious Legal Technology Awards 2008, held 31 January 08 at London's Mariott Grosvenor Square hotel. The award recognises BigHand's excellence as the developer of the leading digital dictation workflow system BigHand3 and remote working suite including BlackBerry dictation, along with outstanding commercial performance.
The Legal Technology Awards recognise and celebrate excellence in the provision and implementation of technology solutions for the benefit of legal practice. BigHand fought off strong competition for this year's Best of Breed title, with contenders including DD supplier Winscribe, as well as business process management and support systems. The analysis of the merits and contributions of each provider was undertaken by a panel of 6 highly respected legal technology experts.
David Fryer, CEO at BigHand attended the awards, and comments:
''We have invested heavily in the development of our products and services, and I am delighted for all at BigHand who have worked so hard to achieve this level of recognition. Winning 'Best of Breed System of the Year' is an honour and an accolade of the highest order. It is the expertise of our in-house development, project management and technical support teams, together with the much valued input of our clients, which has enabled us to stay one step ahead of the competition. BigHand will continue to develop 'best of breed' efficiency enhancing legal technology systems, for the benefit of our clients.''
A Microsoft Gold Partner & BlackBerry ISV Partner based out of London, Chicago and Sydney. BigHand is the leading digital dictation vendor in the global professional services sector, maintaining the five largest sites at international law firms and with more legal installations in total than all other suppliers combined. BigHand3 won "Best of Breed System of the Year" at the Legal Technology Awards 2008 and was nominated 'New Product of the Year' at the LTN Awards 2008. BigHand was named as the fastest growing legal software developer in The Sunday Times Microsoft Tech Track 100 league tables for both 2006 and 2005. BigHand was also recognized by Deloitte as one of the 500 fastest growing software vendors in Europe in 2006. Additionally BigHand was voted "Best Legal Office Technology System 2004" from votes from over 14,000 lawyers and IT managers across the legal sector at the LOTIE Awards. BigHand's leading product also won the Society for Computers & Law IT Award in 2003 for "the most outstanding application of information technology to the law". Further information is available at http://www.bighand.com
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