The legal industry ensures that the rights set out by the government apply to every individual. The legal field helps individuals, businesses and corporations understand their rights and the proper conduct and regulations. 6th Street Consulting has helped some of the biggest law firms in the country with their technology needs.
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP (Sheppard Mullin), a full service AmLaw 100 firm with more than 600 attorneys and 16 offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia, made a strategic decision to migrate their company’s current intranet portal, built on Microsoft’s SharePoint 2007, to the newly released SharePoint 2013 platform. The new SharePoint 2013 environment provides Sheppard Mullin with new capabilities around collaboration, search, eDiscovery, and records management. In addition, the new platform also serves as Sheppard Mullin’s main corporate portal for all intranet applications.
A 40-person law firm based in Los Angeles was faced with rising costs of supporting their internally hosted SharePoint 2010 environment. Costs increased as their system became more mission-critical. Fearing a failure of their on-premise system, the law firm wanted to find a way to provide the same level of collaboration to their staff without having to manage the robust on-premise SharePoint environment.
After years of unpredictable IT support, a 37-person law firm based in downtown Los Angeles decided to professionalize their IT support so they could focus on their cases and build their business instead of worrying about their aging and inadequately maintained infrastructure.