Sponsors, exhibitors of Annual Conference 2004

Issue December 2003

Among the many exhibitors and sponsors participating in the MBA's annual exhibit of services and products vital to the practice of law will be:

ABA Members Retirement Program
The ABA Members Retirement Program provides comprehensive retirement plan services for more than 4,000 law firms nationwide. Program offerings include 401(K), profit sharing, defined benefit plans and more. The program is administered and managed by State Street, one of the nations leading providers of retirement services.

Altran Corporation Laboratories
When litigation involves a product problem or structural/mechanical failure, scientific and engineering experts with laboratory support can build a strong case. Speak to the Altran Corporation Laboratory experts at our booth and attend our Tech Talk. An Arthur D. Little Company.

American Society of Appraisers

The Boston Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers is committed to fostering professional excellence in its membership through education, accreditation, publication and other services. Its prestige is intended to contribute to the growth of its membership and to the appraisal profession

Citizens Bank
Citizens strives to be the bank preferred by law firms. We demonstrate this by providing superior service through specialized groups like our Professional Banking team and Customer Service Unit while delivering unique, unrivaled value through our products and services.

CMI is the premier voice and imaging solutions provider in New England, offering complete training and custom network support. A ScanSoft and Microsoft partner, CMI provides a wide array of effective and cost-efficient solutions, including new tools such as Tablet PC and wireless technology.

As a woman-owned consortium of information technology consultants, CompuWorks offers a wide array of technology products and services. CompuWorks is perhaps best known for its leadership in providing custom computer training solutions. The company's aim to afford its clients with an alternative to mass-produced technology training has garnered it many law firms as clients. Recognizing the unique computing needs of a legal environment, CompuWorks has created a curriculum of courses and has developed the consulting services adapted specifically for a law firm.

Flaschner Judicial Institute
The Flaschner Judicial Institute is a non-profit, tax-exempt judges' organization dedicated to the continuing education and professional development of the Massachusetts judiciary. It gratefully receives support from the Massachusetts Bar Foundation.

Integrated Project Solutions
Integrated Project Solutions, LLC (IPS) is a full-service litigation-support company that services clients through every phase of the litigation process, from initial discovery to trial preparation right through to the courtroom. Utilizing the most advanced technology, IPS developed "eddie," a unique end-to-end solution for e-mail and other electronic documents produced during discovery. IPS professionals have been involved in technology-supported litigation since 1985, providing support to law firms and businesses around the world.


LexisNexis is a global leader in comprehensive and authoritative legal, news and business information and tailored applications. A member of Reed Elsevier Group, the company does business in 100 countries with 13,000 employees worldwide. In the U.S., LexisNexis Total Research System offers an extensive range of online and print legal and regulatory information products, tools, customized Web applications and critical filing services that help legal professionals reach confident decisions and comply with the law. Visit lexisnexis.com.

Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. is a nonprofit educational institution jointly sponsored by the MBA and BBA and has been a provider of hands-on seminar and practical reference materials for more than 40 years.

Medical-Legal Resources
Medical-Legal Resources, Inc. is a legal nurse consulting firm based out of Hopkinton. We work closely with attorneys on cases where health, illness or injury is an issue. Our clients find that working with professionals who specialize in health care and the inner workings of our health care system helps them win more cases, demand higher settlements, and feel more confident in the courtroom. Visit www.medical-legalresources.com.

Personal Computer Resources
Personal Computer Resources is a Microsoft Certified Partner, Gateway Network Solutions Provider and authorized partner of Hewlett Packard, Compaq, Apple, 3Com, Symantec, Veritas and others. PCR is well qualified to support your computing environment. At PCR, we emphasize a proactive approach to technology management that will maximum your investment and ensure your success.

Social Law Library
The Social Law Library has an extensive collection, which is accessible remotely by email, fax or courier. Free access to Westlaw's Primary Law Library is available on - site. SLL publishes Substantive Law Databases, free for members, and Administrative Law Databases online. Members may obtain Web site design, hosting, email and Internet access at reasonable rates. See sociallaw.com.

Thomson West
West is the foremost provider of integrated information solutions to the U.S. legal market. A division of the Thomson Corporation (TSE:TOC), Thomson West was formed when the West Publishing and Thomson Legal Publishing merged in June 1996. For more information, please visit West's Web site at westgroup.com.

TurboLaw Software

TurboLaw Software was specifically created to assist Massachusetts law firms by automating hundreds of state-specific court forms and routine legal paperwork for Divorce and Family Law, Probate Law, Workers' Compensation, Personal Injury, Real Estate Law, and General Litigation. Visit them on the web at www.TurboLaw.com or call 1-800-51-TURBO.

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