Legal technology innovator, Peppermint Technology , has joined the esteemed ranks of the top 1% of Microsoft partners by being awarded Gold Partner status for Microsoft Dynamics CRM. Peppermint is the first legal software company with a built on Microsoft Dynamics CRM to achieve the Gold Partner status. Only last year Peppermint was named , across all industry sectors, and more recently the company’s legal software achieved the highly regarded Microsoft certification award,, following a rigorous test and quality assessment from Microsoft’s engineers.
The awards and certification add to the other legal industry accolades that Peppermint Technology has been mounting up and reflects the huge success of its new legal software Platform, now in use with some of the most innovative UK legal firms  including Riverview Law, Blake Lapthorn and Darbys. The Peppermint Legal Service Platform is a new generation software Platform for legal providers built on the multibillion Microsoft Dynamics and SharePoint Platform and delivers Legal SRA Accounts, Practice Management, Case Management, Document Management, Risk Management, CRM and Business Intelligence applications together with a suite of collaboration tools all underpinned with a powerful workflow and business rules engine.
Microsoft Dynamics is fast becoming the technology platform of choice in legal services, challenging traditional global legal software providers. Law firms are favouring to deploy an industry standard technology platform to eliminate the time, cost and complex integration  associated with using numerous disparate ‘best of breed’ applications.
Peppermint Founder and CEO Arlene Adams says,
Peppermint’s gold partnership award is great news for the legal industry. Law firms now have access to the multi-billion Microsoft Dynamics and SharePoint investment, tailored to meet the specific needs of legal providers. Law firms have been in dire need of modern legal software to help them respond to the competitive market challenges they face. This now exists, delivered by Peppermint and with all the support and accreditations of global technology giant Microsoft.”
Gold status is the highest level of partnership Microsoft offers and demonstrates Peppermint’s specialism and expertise in building and deploying software on Microsoft Dynamics CRM and related applications, including the Microsoft Office suites, Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft SharePoint.
Phil Sorgen, Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp commented,
“By achieving a gold competency, partners have demonstrated the highest, most consistent capability and commitment to the latest Microsoft technology. These partners have a deep expertise that puts them in the top 1 percent of our partner ecosystem, and their proficiency will help customers drive innovative solutions on the latest Microsoft technology.”