Tikit joins the Legal Technology Core Competency Certification Coalition (LTC4)

Partnership will align time capture software Carpe Diem with the LTC4 Time and Billing Learning Plan

London and Chicago – October 28, 2015 — Tikit, one of the world’s largest, and most established providers of technology solutions and services to legal and professional service firms, today announced that they have joined the Legal Technology Core Competencies Certification Coalition (LTC4™) as a vendor member.

LTC4 (a non-profit) has had a significant impact in raising awareness of core competency programs by developing industry-standard, workflow-based legal technology core competencies and certifications.

Tikit will initially be focusing on LTC4’s Time and Billing learning plan and certification. Peter Zver, president of Tikit’s North American team, said: “By partnering with LTC4 we can ensure that the core legal workflows completely align with our time capture software Carpe Diem and that we are directly servicing our legal global clients to provide the solution and training they need.”

“Bonnie Beuth, LTC4 founding member and Chairperson of the LTC4 Board, said: “We are pleased to welcome Tikit as a vendor member. Our goal for software vendors is to ensure that their applications reflect the industry standard competencies. Our members who want to get their lawyers certified in the Time & Billing learning plan will know that Carpe Diem is built with the features and processes needed to help their users achieve this. These type of partnerships benefit both the vendors and our members.”

For more information about Tikit Carpe Diem, please visit www.tikitcarpediemnextgen.com

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About Tikit Carpe Diem

Tikit’s Carpe Diem is among the most widely used timekeeping solutions available. It has defined how timekeepers around the world capture, record and track billable time for over 20 years, and has more than 100,000 users in law firms worldwide.

 

About Tikit

Tikit is one of the largest suppliers of technology solutions and services to legal and accountancy firms, and is part of BT Group. Tikit’s client list totals more than 1,450 firms globally, including 90 of the UK’s top 100 law firms, 250 US law firms, 12 of the top 20 European law firms and 18 of the UK’s top 50 accountancy firms. Tikit Carpe Diem is the winner of the 2015 LTN Innovation Award in the ‘best time and billing’ category. Tikit is a complete technology partner offering a broad portfolio that includes software solutions, IT outsourcing, communication, networks and hosting. Tikit develops their own software and have long-standing relationships with other top best-of-breed providers, and they match this expertise with a reputation for excellent customer service.

 

About LTC4

LTC4: has over 80 leading law firms, corporate legal departments, law schools and legal technology vendors who are members. Their LTC4 certification program certifies legal professionals (lawyers and timekeepers) who have shown themselves to be competent in one or more of the LTC4 Core Competency Learning Plans. The Learning Plans are industry standard, legal technology core competencies created by law firms for law firms. The LTC4 Core Competency Learning Plans available are:

  • Legal Documents
  • Managing Documents and E-mails
  • Collaborating with Others: E-Mailing and Sharing Documents
  • Time and Billing
  • Road Warriors
  • Data, Reports and Exhibits
  • Security
  • Working with Clients (CRM)
  • Presentations

More information about LTC4 can be found on their website at www.ltc4.org or by emailing info@ltc4.org.

 

For more information:

Jobst Elster, Envision Agency                                      Peter Zver, President

(850)459-4947                                                             Tikit North America

elster@envisionagency.com                                         peter.zver@tikit.com

www.tikit.com