8 Reed Smith LLP Our Commitment to Adding Exceptional Value We understand your need to work smarter Adding value through technology “You have really reduced the amount of ‘noise’ in closing deals.” – Reed Smith financial services client We offer cutting-edge technology solutions to streamline our service delivery, and are always considering new ways to deliver legal services through technology. Listed here is only a sample of our technology solutions, all developed in-house at Reed Smith, that have successfully provided accelerated service to our clients within both our transactional and litigation practice. Diligence Leveraging artificial intelligence , Diligence is a proprietary transactional technology platform that maximizes contract management and operational efficiency in a multitude of transactions. Offering a spectrum of solutions from contract life cycle management to clause risk analysis, Diligence optimizes the legal transaction process and ensures the most favorable deal outcomes for clients. DPP transaction platform The DPP is our proprietary suite of software programs, web-based technologies and staffing models. It improves efficiencies, increases accuracy, reduces legal costs, limits client personnel time, and streamlines the closing process in transactional matters. The goal of the platform is to create a model of consistency to be used for repeat deals, saving time and cost by reducing duplication . The DPP was named the “Best Use of Technology” at the British Legal Awards in November 2016.