We are pleased to have selected ASCENT, which we believe will enable us to achieve these critical objectives.
Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) February 23, 2011
doeLEGAL, a cutting-edge provider of legal spend management and electronic invoicing solutions for the corporate legal marketplace, announced today that Constellation Energy has selected doeASCENT for legal spend management, enabling efficient collaboration around legal spend and matter management for Constellation’s legal professionals, business leaders and partner law firms.
Constellation Energy, one of the nation’s leading energy companies, provides energy products and services to wholesale, retail and residential electric and natural gas customers across the continental United States. Constellation is a FORTUNE 500 company, headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, with revenues of $14.3 billion in 2010. Constellation is committed to enterprise-wide values of integrity, teamwork with respect for individuals, community and environmental responsibility, customer commitment, safety and excellence, and accountability.
This decision is in support of Constellation’s broader strategic initiative to find innovative technology solutions to effect improved collaboration with its legal team, internally and externally, to:
- capture all legal costs, reduce legal spend
- improve communication and efficiencies
- increase collaboration and partnering with law firms and vendors, and
- increase transparency
"We are pleased to have selected ASCENT, which we believe will enable us to achieve these critical objectives," stated Charles A. Berardesco, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer, Constellation Energy. "We have high hopes doeLEGAL will meet our short and long term requirements.”
ASCENT, doeLEGAL’s legal spend and matter management solution, facilitates the management of matters, approval and payment of invoices between the legal department and its outside counsel and vendors. ASCENT's time and cost-saving features allow legal enterprises to seamlessly work with their partners through a secure, shared work environment that emphasizes collaboration. ASCENT delivers advanced analytics capabilities and allows the legal department and partners to: access and search real-time data, monitor project activity, review, edit and approve invoices, track budgets, manage accruals, manage documents, create comprehensive reports, and communicate and collaborate more effectively through the use of team rooms.
“We are very excited that Constellation has chosen doeLEGAL and ASCENT to help manage its legal operations while at the same time strengthening collaboration within their legal department and between their law firms and other parties,” said Tom Russo, President and Chief Executive Officer, doeLEGAL, LLC. “Constellation is the latest Fortune 500 organization to join our growing presence in this rapidly changing marketplace, where last year our revenue grew by 37 percent due to companies needing innovative, reasonably priced, next generation technology to help achieve their objectives.”
For more information, please contact doeLEGAL at 302-798-7500 or e-mail info(at)doelegal(dot)com.
doeLEGAL is a cutting edge provider and innovator of cloud-based legal enterprise collaboration solutions for the legal industry. Our suite of end-to-end collaborative software and services for corporate legal departments and law firms includes electronic invoice processing, legal spend and matter management, litigation support and electronic discovery.
doeLEGAL serves small, medium and large Global Fortune 500 corporate legal departments as well as law firms in more than 35 countries. Established over four decades ago, doeLEGAL has built an impeccable reputation and takes pride in providing state-of-the-art technology offered at an excellent price point to clients who value and depend on exceptional service. Visit doeLEGAL at http://www.doeLEGAL.com for more information.