Take care of your client, we do the rest
Whether you are preparing for trial, analyzing a complex contract, or consulting on a legal issue for a company, fast access to information and effortless organization are key. Our applications give you the best power tools in knowledge management and retrieval for Mac while staying flexible enough to adapt to your needs. Keep your case files digitally, gather research in online databases such as LexisWeb or FindLaw, and have everything at hand when you need it in your office or in court.
Use DEVONagent Pro to search for precedent cases or applicable law. You choose where to search and type the query, our app does the tedious rest. Use advanced search language and get smart text summaries with all the facts but without all the noise. Capture interesting articles directly in DEVONthink, always with a link to the original source. DEVONagent Pro supports many professional databases and allows you to add others as needed.
Quickly add new documents to the GTD©-like inbox of DEVONthink without interrupting your workflow. Put them into and organize the case files later. Scan paper with DEVONthink Pro Office and a compatible document scanner like a Fujitsu ScanSnap document scanner to searchable PDFs. Use DEVONagent Pro to capture articles and links to precedents, and add them to case files with a single click.
Review case notes, documents, and related articles directly in DEVONthink without opening additional apps or windows. Annotate PDF, e.g. scans or journal articles, with all standard PDF annotation tools and other documents with the Annotation smart template. DEVONsphere Express finds more information on your computer related to what you're working on. Add reminders for important items to iCal, OmniFocus, or Things so that you never forget or miss deadlines.
In your office, the courtroom, or a meeting: use DEVONthink to write down everything related to your client, case, or trial strategy. Open the Take Note panel with a keystroke and start typing or open a new rich text document in your Inbox. DEVONthink offers all the tools you need, from lists to tables to hyperlinks. It even adds Wiki-style links to related documents automatically. DEVONthink comes with many prefab templates for note taking, e.g. for Cornell notes, journal entries, quotes, or references.
DEVONthink actively helps you organize your case documents, notes, articles, and references. Its unique AI technology suggests groups or tags for your data, and it learns with every new document you add to a group or assign a tag. Multiple views, smart groups, and our innovative smart tagging approach give you the power and the freedom you need without sacrificing one or the other.
Using DEVONthink Pro Office's built-in rich text editor, write correspondence, opinion, or recommendations without leaving your digital workplace. Save your letter as template or create your own smart template that enters additional information automatically. The full power of AppleScript is at your service. Switch to one of the two fullscreen modes to write undistracted.
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Your digital assistants
Our apps have been designed from the ground up to handle research and knowledge management.
Use DEVONagent to:
- Search LexisWeb, FindLaw, …
- Search on the web
- Capture important articles
- Keep informed on any subject
Use DEVONthink to:
- Keep case files
- Analyze, review, annotate, take notes
- Collect articles, data, bookmarks
- Organize cases and notes
- Write letters
Use DEVONsphere Express to quickly find information in your computer related to what you're working on.
Use DEVONthink To Go to take your data with you on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.
At the office
Use DEVONthink Pro Office and a compatible document scanner like a Fujitsu ScanSnap to scan and convert all paper documents to searchable PDFs. Store the PDFs in DEVONthink where the built-in AI technology helps you analyze them. Annotate the PDFs, take notes, and add other data, e.g. addresses, bookmarks, or related articles you have found in law databases or on the web with DEVONagent Pro, to your case files.
Take your statements, testimonials, images, charts, and references with you to court, perfectly organized and ready to be presented. Quickly take notes to the GTD©-like Inbox of DEVONthink or add them to your electronic case file with a single click. If you don't want to carry your Mac with you, use an iPad and DEVONthink To Go. No online connection required.
Have all important documents with you on your MacBook or iPad when you meet with a client. Copy important new papers directly to DEVONthink Pro Office with the ultra-mobile ScanSnap S1100 (not on iPad). All scanned text becomes searchable automatically. Annotate the scans with standard PDF tools or write memos directly in DEVONthink and add reminders for them to your to-do list.