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Aurora North Completes 500th Technology Implementation Project

Experience drives smarter projects

Burlington, VT - February 15, 2018

Aurora North, a leader in delivering IP solutions and Intapp products for law firms, today announced that they successfully completed their 500th implementation project. The collaborative Aurora/client team completed an Intapp Open Conflicts project with Eversheds Sutherland – a global top 40 law practice - in January 2018.

“This is a major milestone for the company, and we’re pleased to celebrate with our long-term client Eversheds Sutherland,” said Chris Kave, Principal of Aurora North. “We have developed a services team deep in expertise and experience. I’m extremely proud that we’re able to deliver consistent quality solutions to our clients. Experience matters, and we continue to learn as the market evolves. You can’t shortcut that process.”

Aurora provides a flexible project staffing model, based upon a law firm’s requirements. In many cases, the implementation team consists of the full set of project skills, from project management to configuration and integration skills. On the other end of the spectrum, Aurora has also taught clients to complete their projects independently with their ‘teach to fish’ model.

“Our highly structured project management approach provides project delivery certainty and predictability,” said Jeff Kirksey, Director of Business Technology at Eversheds Sutherland (US). “Aurora North slotted nicely into our structure, providing deep experience and expertise to supplement our team of experts.”

Other implemented technologies include Aurora’s IP practice management platform PracticeLink®, Intapp’s Open Intake and Conflicts solutions, and Intapp’s Flow, Integrate, Time, and Walls products. Aurora was the first Intapp services partner to implement Open Intake in the cloud in 2017. Other noteworthy work includes transitioning Walls implementations from iManage to NetDocs, and creating robust data synchs between IPM and Elite Trademark Sync (and iManage).

“The secret is capturing the learning from each of the projects that we complete,” said Curtis Russell, Director of Implementation Services at Aurora North. “We have a robust knowledge base with key learnings, where we can stand on the shoulders of the project teams before us. Collaboration makes this work, along with a deep bench of strong talent and commitment to quality delivery.”

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About Eversheds Sutherland

As a global top 40 law practice, Eversheds Sutherland provides legal services to a global client base ranging from small and mid-sized businesses to the largest multinationals, acting for 72 of the Fortune 100, 61 of the FTSE 100 and 120 of the Fortune 200.

With more than 2,400 lawyers, Eversheds Sutherland operates in 66 offices in 32 jurisdictions across Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States. In addition, a network of more than 200 related law firms, including formalized alliances in Latin America, Asia Pacific and Africa, provide support around the globe.

Eversheds Sutherland provides the full range of legal services, including corporate and M&A; dispute resolution and litigation; energy and infrastructure; finance; human capital and labor law; intellectual property; real estate and construction; and tax.

Eversheds Sutherland comprises two separate legal entities: Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP (headquartered in the UK) and Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP (headquartered in the US), and their respective controlled, managed, affiliated and member firms. The use of the name Eversheds Sutherland is for description purposes only and does not imply that the member firms or their controlled, managed or affiliated entities are in a partnership or are part of a global LLP. For more information, visit

About Aurora North Software, Inc.

Aurora North provides industry expertise and thought leadership to enhance legal operations, increase efficiency, and reduce risk. Over the past fifteen years, Aurora has successfully completed hundreds of projects for law firms and law departments in the US, UK, and Australia. Their PracticeLink product suite supports the Intellectual Property teams that protect the best ideas on Earth. Aurora also has a rich history of implementing tailored legal solutions and is the premier implementation partner for Intapp products. To learn more, visit