Insights: News Releases Kilpatrick Townsend Recognized as Best Law Firm Solution Finalist in Relativity Innovation Awards

Annual competition honors customers who are building outstanding applications and integrations on top of Relativity

Press Release – CHICAGO, IL – October 7, 2015 – Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton today announced that it has been named a finalist for the Relativity Innovation Award for Best Law Firm Solution.

Kilpatrick Townsend achieved this distinction for their LitSmart e-Discovery Processes application, a case management tool that improves the tracking of day-to-day activities and projects for cases, helps cost projection, increases defensibility of processes, and expands Kilpatrick's service offerings to include legal project management in addition to the project management typically associated with e-discovery.

Kilpatrick Townsend works to deliver its clients an exceptional experience based on its leading-edge approach to providing on-demand reporting with respect to e-discovery status via a Cael interface; a new team model created to include the extensive use of project management discipline and the certification of the firm’s Project Managers as Project Management Professionals (PMPs); and the unique overall approach that the firm has taken to flatten e-discovery costs for clients and provide foreseeability in budgeting.

“Kilpatrick Townsend is proud to be a finalist for the Relativity Innovation Award for Best Law Firm Solution,” said Craig Cannon, Kilpatrick Townsend Team Leader and Global Discovery Counsel. “This prestigious and coveted honor is a testament to the firm’s strong commitment to innovation and client service. Having Kilpatrick Townsend be recognized among the nation’s e-discovery industry elite is a significant milestone.”

kCura, developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, will recognize finalists and announce winners during a special ceremony at Relativity Fest, held October 11-14 in Chicago. This year, the annual user conference brings nearly 1,500 users together for a three-day event featuring engaging panel discussions, hands-on labs, breakout sessions, and insights from kCura staff and Relativity end users.

The Relativity Innovation Awards celebrate and showcase the best custom solutions created by the Relativity community. Judges selected solutions that use various application integration points to display a full use of the Relativity APIs’ capabilities to streamline processes, solve complex workflow needs, and create an altogether new solution that positively impacts their business strategy.

“We’re excited to recognize Kilpatrick Townsend in this year’s Relativity Innovation Awards for building a comprehensive case management application,” said Andrew Sieja, President and CEO of kCura. “It’s great to see them using Relativity to expand their service offerings to legal project management, helping them improve tracking for case activities and give more transparency to their clients.”

About Kilpatrick Townsend

Founded 155 years ago, Kilpatrick Townsend is a leading international AmLaw 100 firm with over 620 attorneys in 17 offices extending into the four corners of the continental United States; Asia; and Europe, including: Atlanta, GA; Augusta, GA; Charlotte, NC; Denver, CO; Los Angeles, CA; Menlo Park, CA; New York, NY; Raleigh, NC; San Diego, CA; San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA; Walnut Creek, CA; Washington, DC; Winston-Salem, NC; Shanghai; Stockholm; and Tokyo. For more information, please visit:

About kCura

Recognized as a “Leader” in Gartner’s 2015 E-Discovery Magic Quadrant, kCura are the developers of the e-discovery software Relativity. Relativity has more than 120,000 active users in more than 40 countries from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice and more than 190 of the Am Law 200. kCura helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies meet e-discovery challenges by installing Relativity on-premises and providing hosted, on-demand solutions through a global network of partners. kCura has been ranked the 175th fastest-growing technology company in North America on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 and named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces by the Chicago Tribune. Please contact kCura at or visit for more information.

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