In its inaugural Changing Lawyer Awards, Litera Microsystems named Reed Smith its Outstanding Law Firm of the Year. Awards were presented to individuals and organizations that have best embraced and championed change, and Reed Smith was recognized as the top law firm that has "implemented core process changes, creative billing arrangements, or other innovations to transform the way they provide legal services."

Mentioned specifically was Reed Smith's firmwide initiative to create a culture of innovation through a variety of projects, such as advances in legal technology and improvements in the delivery of legal services to client. Also noted was the fact that innovators at the firm have the firm's commitment, facilities, technology and manpower at their disposal to deliver new ideas and projects; and that the firm provides up to 50 hours of billable credit for lawyers to work on innovation projects.

About Reed Smith

Reed Smith is a global law firm dedicated to providing quality business solutions, not just legal answers. Our belief is that by doing things differently, with a greater focus on innovation, and by delivering smarter and more creative and efficient legal services, we will not only enrich our clients' experiences with us, but also support them in achieving their own business goals.

With long-standing relationships, an international outlook, and collaborative structure, Reed Smith is a strategic partner in the resolution of complex disputes, transactions, and regulatory matters.

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