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3E advantages

Enhanced law firm operations

From finding new business, to managing your matters, to running your operations more efficiently and profitably, 3E can help you get it done

Connect every aspect of your business

3E is a complete financial and practice management solution that was developed with the entire matter life cycle at its core. It offers a variety of solutions to help you connect all major areas of your business

Advanced Financial Solutions

Four powerful solutions are offered as standalone products or as a package. Used alone or together, these solutions give you financial data immediately at your fingertips so you can measure daily results, plan for the future, and implement changes quickly, Learn More.

Advanced Financial Reporting

A Microsoft® Excel® solution that provides better visibility so you can confidently report on firm productivity, efficiency, and profitability.

Budget and Forecasting

A web- and Microsoft Excel-based solution for the strategic planning of operating expenses, fee earner revenue, employee compensation, and capital expenditures.

Partner Compensation and Accounting

Removes the manual burden of handling partner compensation by providing a streamlined solution that automatically imports data and maps it to your firm’s specific needs.


Brings together cost accounting capabilities with analytics to help you pinpoint answers to cost management and optimization questions.

3E Data Insights

3E Data Insights delivers with rich, persona-based visual analytics available anywhere and anytime. Data Insights uses a feature-rich self-service data warehouse console with Microsoft® Power BI® — a leading, cloud-based business analytics service — and 3E Workspace to provide actionable metrics that drive behavior.

  • Spot trends as they happen with powerful and insightful visual analytics.
  • Get forecasting and advanced analytics for fee earners and managers out of the box.
  • Create interactive reports and dashboards easily without writing any code using Power BI.

3E Proforma

Secure and automated proforma process reduces wasted resources and time-consuming manual processes, provides review flexibility, and improves cash flow. 3E® Proforma from Thomson Reuters (formerly 3E Paperless Proforma) helps you reduce the chance of human error, speed the proforma process, and get invoices out the door faster. As the next generation of our end-to-end proforma and billing solution, 3E Proforma seamlessly connects the lawyer and the biller experiences by leveraging cloud capabilities, 3E APIs, and 3E workflow technologies.

  • Improve communication with real-time interaction between lawyers and billers as part of the proforma workflow
  • Stay up to date with visual alerts and change audits for 3E billers when lawyers make edits to their proformas
  • Streamline and expedite the review process for improved cash flow
  • Increase productivity with filtering, reporting, and scenario calculations features

3E Templates

3E Templates is a powerful document automation solution that improves efficiency and increases profitability by transforming your back-end data into a variety of formats for automatic distribution via print, email, file locations, or document management systems simultaneously.

  • Increase firm-wide visibility and management control with readable information distributed electronically.
  • Improve client relations by efficiently meeting client bill format requests.
  • Automate manual document processes such as collating and distributing reports.
  • Save time with Visual Designer, a Templates tool that allows you to create and preview layouts as you format, all within a familiar Microsoft Word-like experience.

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