Success Stories

Gordon & Barry Lawyers

Gordon & Barry Lawyers is a specialist family law firm offering tailored solutions for large or small matters in a cost-conscious manner. With their professional skills that include negotiation, collaboration and litigation, they aim to develop solution-focused strategies for their clients and have harnessed the power of Lexis Affinity to help them achieve this strategic goal.

Read this case study and see how Gordon & Barry Lawyers maximised Lexis Affinity to maintain a competitive edge even with larger firms.


“It is clear that Lexis Affinity is the right choice for our firm. It allows us to save time and money. The value of the product is reflected in the way everyday tasks have been transformed.”

— David Barry, Legal Practitioner Director, Gordon & Barry Lawyers

Campbell Law

Campbell Law, a general practice firm in Hamilton, chooses a PCLaw practice management system to efficiently manage their firm and increase profitability.

Discover how Campbell Law used PCLaw to effectively manage their conveyancing transactions and provide the robust reporting they needed, all at an affordable cost.

“PCLaw does everything a general practitioner needs without the rigmarole of buying several modules costing thousands of dollars. In fact, I liked having the option to buy or lease the software with low monthly payments. It’s straightforward, understandable and does everything I need to run my business. PCLaw makes my life easier.”
— Melissa Campbell, Director of Campbell Law Ltd

Frank Freeman Barrister & Solicitor

A traditional law firm located in central Nelson, New Zealand, specialising in family law and conveyance, reaps long term benefits by implementing PCLaw as their practice management software.

Discover how PCLaw™, thanks to its ease of use, affordability and efficient time-recording system, has helped Frank Freeman Barrister & Solicitor focus on its clients instead of administrative duties.

“With PCLaw, I save an average of one and a half hours per day in time-recording and billing alone! It allows me to practice law efficiently and effectively, with client care a top priority. In addition, my office support is able to easily manage the accounting, and my finances are visible, accurate and up-to-date so management of my practice is minimal effort.”
— Frank Freeman, Principal, Frank Freeman Barrister & Solicitor

Sparke and Helmore Lawyers

A large law firm chooses Lexis Visualfiles to develop an innovative solution to increase efficiency within the firm and improve client engagement and delivery on critical projects.

Discover how Sparke Helmore used Visualfiles’ functionalities to enable the essential integration needed with the firm’ other systems and see how the scalable solution met the firm’s unique demands of workflow, project management and reporting requests of clients.

“The user and cost efficiencies of Lexis Visualfiles benefited Sparke Helmore and helped us launch a more efficient service. We were delighted to be able to provide our client with an improved view of its projects. Thanks to elements of Lexis Visualfiles, we were able to deliver this innovative client service on time and on budget.”
— Peter Campbell, Chief Information Officer and Knowledge Director,Sparke Helmore

Fabbian Lawyers

Fabbian Lawyers is an Adelaide-based defence practice specialising in criminal, traffic and professional regulatory and disciplinary matters. They wanted an efficient practice management system to help build their practice from the ground up. See how Fabbian Lawyers used PCLaw to efficiently manage all aspects of the practice.

“When weighing up the advantages of each product, I considered PCLaw to be superior. It was clear that this software allowed me to easily and efficiently attend to time recording and accounting tasks as well as produce and manage file documents and emails. Additionally, I was comforted knowing that the product is provided by a well established and trusted company and that a large number of my colleagues spoke highly of PCLaw.”
— Craig Fabbian, Principal, Fabbian Lawyers

Hampton Jones

Hampton Jones is New Zealand’s first chartered building surveying practice, they grew quickly and managing their practice was becoming more and more complex. They turned to a Lexis Affinity management solution help address their challenges.

“Lexis Affinity is a ‘One-Stop Shop’. We are able to have one system to store accounts, manage documents, produce invoices, and report on how we are doing at a moment in time. With Lexis Affinity I’m able to save 10 days a month with the inclusive invoicing capability.”
— Muriel Garrett, practice manager of Hampton Jones

Rainey Law

Formed in 2009 Rainey Law is an innovative law firm with a broad experience in commercial litigation, with a particular focus on bringing or defending civil claims based in negligence or contract, including building and construction litigation.

Rainey Law required a practice management system that could meet all of their needs from superior reporting and matter management to efficient time recording and client relationship management (CRM). Lexis Affinity ticked all of the boxes.

“On average our staff record an extra hour of time per fee earner per day. Lexis Affinity is better than anything I have used in my 16 years of experience and our users absolutely love it, as it’s simple and easy to use.”
— Tim Rainey, Owner and Partner of Rainey Law