Secure & Reliable IT Infrastructure
The legal profession relies on the latest technologies to remain agile and efficient. With the volume of applications and options for accessing them increasing every day, the demand for legal IT support is growing, and so is the complexity.
CIT offers unparalleled IT expertise with services and solutions tailored to our legal client’s specific practice needs.
CIT provides full IT infrastructure support, including communications, networks, audiovisual, and both physical and cyber-security. Your attorneys and support staff will also appreciate our highly responsive local support.
Your law firm will get judged by the first impression it makes, and a phone call is often a legal practice’s first point of contact. CIT’s hosted phone services help make the right impression whether you have a live or virtual receptionist.
Our communications platform is built with mobility and collaboration in mind, including mobile apps for Android and IOS, instant messaging, and video conferencing. CIT also offers two call recording options designed to fit various size legal firms.
With CIT’s hosted VoIP phone systems, there really is no reason to miss another call, and CIT provides the responsive support law firms need.
The network is the modern-day backbone of a law firm. Attorneys often work with big files, such as petitions and multi-page digitally searchable scanned color documents. They also use VoIP phones and video conferencing to collaborate with clients and eSigning solutions to execute contracts, requiring even more bandwidth from their networks.
CIT’s legal IT support includes design and architecture, implementation, and network infrastructure support that is secure, robust, and reliable. This includes providing the bandwidth to collaborate with large files, secure remote connections, and support the adoption of new technologies.
Seventy-one percent of chief legal, compliance, and security officers acknowledged their companies’ missed threats in the past year, and some of those threats resulted in harm to staff, customers, and others involved in the business.
Controlling access and keeping attorneys and staff safe is a primary concern for law firms today. A properly installed physical security system is an important tool for ensuring safety. Physical security protects employees and the physical assets of law firms against a broad range of threats, including workplace violence, theft, and vandalism.
CIT offers access control systems and security camera systems to help keep your law firm safe and secure.
Law firms hold volumes of sensitive and confidential information, making them worthwhile targets for cybercriminals. They also rely on confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data to function properly. A cybersecurity breach can lead to significant revenue and reputational damage.
An October 2020 American Bar Association report found that 29% of law firms reported a security breach, with more than 1 in 5 saying they weren’t sure if there had ever been a breach and 36% reporting past malware infections in their systems.
There is a clear ethical imperative for legal firms to take preventative action against potential cyber threats. CIT helps by implementing an end-to-end, layered security strategy for law firms. Our legal it support services include firewalls, advanced endpoint protection, and security measures around email and data storage.
The legal sector uses audiovisual systems to meet a wide range of applications in the office, at home, and in the courtroom. Law firms are investing increasingly in AV and digital technologies to improve outcomes and support firm goals.
New audiovisual solutions are emerging every day. CIT helps its legal customer navigate the solutions, and understand their potential impacts so that all stakeholders, including technical experts, partners, and other users. CIT also implements and supports these solutions.