Did you know…?

  • Datacert is a business of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company
  • Datacert has 11 offices across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific
  • Each month over half a billion dollars’ worth of invoices are processed through Datacert's system

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  • 70% of Passport clients are Fortune /Fortune Global 500 companies
  • 100% of AmLaw 200 firms are Datacert customers
  • Datacert has customers in 140+ countries

GRC Award

Datacert Receives
GRC 20/20 2013 Value Award

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Upcoming Events

February 3rd, 2015 LegalTech New York 2015

Spotlight - ACC Value Challenge


MMC Legal leveraged new technology in pursuit of innovation and improved metrics. The department recently completed a global implementation of Datacert’s Passport system for e-billing and matter management, and has transferred over 85 percent of its outside legal spend to the system.

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Datacert Has a Global Network of More Than 50 Partners

Partner Spotlight - Huron Legal

Huron Legal Named Datacert's 2013 Partner of the Year

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Datacert Partner of the Year


Did you know?

Datacert has completed more than 400 software implementations worldwide and has the following certifications:

  • SOC 1 Type 2 Audited
  • ISO/IEC 27001
  • Safe Harbor

Support and Learning Contacts

Corporate Support:
(800) 770-8162

Law Firm Support:
(800) 770-5121

Datacert Learning Institute:
(855) 258-0196

Shanmugam Nagappan

Senior Vice President and Managing Director, India

As Senior Vice President and Managing Director for India, Shanmugam Nagappan is responsible for oversight of all of Datacert’s Indian operations. In particular, he directs the efforts of a large and growing group of technical teams that are engaged in software development and quality assurance for Passport® product offerings and client implementations, and technical support to enable 24x7 global support for Datacert corporate clients and their networks of legal service providers. Since joining Datacert in 2013, Nagappan has concentrated on driving product delivery excellence and operational efficiency to ensure customer satisfaction, as well as leveraging the India operations to support the growth of Datacert’s business in the Asia-Pacific region. He is based at Datacert’s Asia-Pacific headquarters in Chennai, India.

Nagappan brought to Datacert over 18 years of experience in enterprise software implementations and IT consulting, including 15 years successfully deploying the offshore delivery model. Most recently, he was Managing Director for Pride Technologies in India. There he established and grew the company’s Global Shared Services Center, which provides business process outsourcing, IT services, and vendor management services to major US financial services firms. Prior to that, he served as Global CIO for Software Spectrum and Senior Vice President of IT for Insight, a Fortune 500 IT solutions provider. He also held senior management roles with KPMG in the US and India, where he advised multinational clients on their India sourcing strategies, oversaw large ERP implementations for Fortune 500 companies, and instituted continuous process improvement initiatives to streamline delivery of client projects.

Nagappan has a bachelor's degree in engineering, from Regional Engineering College in Trichy, India, and a master's degree in engineering from the University of Houston.