Best Authority Used by 87 of Am Law 100 Law Firms List for 2016


Best Authority Table of Authorities Software
Used by 87 of Am Law 100 Law Firms List for 2016

LEESBURG, VA – August 23, 2016 – Levit & James, Inc. ( today announced that 87 of the Am Law 100 law firms list for 2016 use Best Authority Table of Authorities (TOA) software. The Am Law 100 is The American Lawyer’s annual report on the nation’s 100 top-grossing law firms.

Best Authority is used by over 900 organizations and has taken a commanding position in the TOA software category, having established an overwhelming lead over Thomson West and LexisNexis TOA products.

Ian Levit, Vice-President of Marketing and Sales for Levit & James, commented, “Best Authority’s market share increases every year. We are proud to have 87 of the Am Law 100 firms as Best Authority customers.”

Mr. Levit went on to say, “If you want to find out why Best Authority is so popular, just ask our customers.”

Beau Mersereau, IT Director for Fish & Richardson, remarked, “Best Authority is highly reliable and produces a Table of Authorities very quickly - two elements critical for attorneys meeting a filing deadline.”

“Best Authority has transformed the production of a Table of Authorities at our firm. What once took hours of work is now completed quickly and accurately,” said Robert Checca, CIO at Jackson Lewis P.C. “It’s a bonus that Levit & James provides complimentary training and high quality technical support.”

Best Authority is available in Premium and Light Editions. It expertly scans through a document in seconds to find and highlight citations, and then quickly and accurately builds a professional-looking TOA. The software is used by law firms, non-profits and government agencies of all sizes. For more information about Best Authority, visit

About Levit & James, Inc.

Levit & James, Inc. is a Microsoft Certified Partner with a Gold ISV/Software Competency based in Leesburg, Virginia, and is a leading provider of legal software. For 29 years, Levit & James’ customers, including government agencies, law firms, corporations, and individual users, have benefited from the company’s thoughtful and time-saving word-processing utilities.

Levit & James has produced a wide spectrum of useful software applications for the legal industry, including Best Authority, CrossTown, CrossWords, CrossEyes, CrossFingers and Stylizer. Eighty-seven of the top one hundred U.S. law firms use Best Authority for their Table of Authorities needs. For more information, please call Ian Levit at 703.771.1549, visit or or email Follow us on Twitter @levitjames.

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