Reed Smith was named a winner of the prestigious Digital Edge 50 award from IDG Enterprise for the firm’s Deal Performance Platform. The award recognizes 50 organizations for digital transformation initiatives with significant, measureable business impact.

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Reed Smith’s Deal Performance Platform is an internally developed suite of digital deal closing tools, web-enabled processes, and alternative staffing models that increase legal process efficiencies, reduce costs, and improve client communications. The Platform was developed through a collaborative effort between the firm’s Financial Industry Group, Knowledge Management Department, and Information Technology Department. It is part of Reed Smith’s digital strategy to transform legal operations and client services. 

“This award recognizes the successful integration of our practice, knowledge, and technology teams to better serve the needs of our clients,” said Steven W. Agnoli, Reed Smith’s Chief Information Officer. “Reed Smith’s Deal Performance Platform is transformational in its use of innovative technology to reduce clients’ costs, and to optimize processes for both large and small matters.”