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Legal Sector

The legal sector was changing, but it was more of a steady, controlled evolution. Driven in part by GDPR, slowly firms were rethinking how they managed data. As we entered 2020 city centre offices were the busy heart of most law firms, and paper case files and manual processes were still prevalent. Driven mainly by the paper bundles needed in court.

But then the COVID-19 lockdown gripped the UK, and suddenly most sectors were forced to rethink their business models to allow them to continue working. 

Incoming mail

Incoming mail

That started important internal workflows, were jeopardised by the empty offices.


Paper case files

Paper case files

Could not be accessed remotely from home.


Generic incoming inboxes

Generic incoming inboxes

Were highlighted as unmanageable, as admin staff were increasingly placed on furlough.


“Working with Restore made remote working much easier. Our live files were being stored with Restore Records Management, instead of requesting hard copies Restore Digital digitised our active files. By digitising these files, our team can work much more effectively, regardless of location”

UK Top 50 Legal Firm

Legal sector in the headlines

Working from Home

A global law firm has predicted that as many as 80% of its workforce will remain transient or permanently working from home after the Covid-19 crisis ends, with only around a fifth being full-time office workers.

End of the daily commute

Two of the City's most powerful firms have called an end to the daily commute by allowing staff to permanently split their time between home and the office after the COVID crisis.

114,000 Jobs Automated

Around 114,000 jobs in the legal sector are likely to become automated in the next 20 years as technology transforms the profession.

How Restore Digital can support the Legal sector

Live File Scanning

Live file scanning

Live file scanning for the Legal sector.

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Classification & Categorisation of Services

Classification and categorisation of services

Classification and categorisation of services.

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Document Management System

Document management system

Cost-effective, can be embedded or integrated with your management system.

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Digital mailroom

Digital Mailroom

Off-site service managing hard copy post and email inboxes.

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What other services does the Restore Group offer the Legal Sector?

Confidential document destruction for homeworkers

Confidential document destruction for homeworkers

Restore Datashred

Confidential destruction for homeworking solution.

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Office Reconfiguration & Relocation

Office reconfiguration & office relocation service

Restore Harrow Green

Office reconfiguration and office relocation service.

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