Mobility, cloud migrations, and performance drive need for newly formed practice focusing on increased legal technology security
NEWTOWN SQUARE, PA (June 8, 2016)… Wilson Allen, a leading global provider of consulting services and analytics software to law firms and professional services organizations, is pleased to announce the appointment of Alexander Klamkin as director of the company’s newly formed systems and information security practice.
Klamkin is an IT executive with more than 15 years of experience as a consultant focused primarily on the legal IT industry. His areas of expertise include systems and enterprise solution design, product implementation, information security, database design and administration, business continuity, and training and support. At Wilson Allen, Klamkin is building and leading the company’s systems and information security practice. This practice is focused on helping firms plan and support systems infrastructure, deploy highly available systems, implement disaster recovery, enforce security management to both systems and data, audit information systems, and provide performance improvement recommendations. Klamkin uses Wilson Allen’ office in New York City as his base of operations.
“There is an increasing need among our client base for complex business systems that are efficient and secure – with mobility, cloud migrations, and performance as key industry drivers,” says Bruce Wilson, managing director and CEO of Wilson Allen. “Establishing a systems and information security practice helps meet this need. It also adds another dimension to Wilson Allen’s ability to act as a full-service solution provider to global law firms – and we believe Alex is the right person to lead these efforts.”
Shishir Shetty, VP of technology services of Wilson Allen, explains, “We’ve worked with Alex in a partnership capacity for several years. He has a proven record in the legal IT industry and has helped many law firms tackle complex systems and infrastructure-related challenges. We are pleased to have him join our team full time.”
During his career, Klamkin has assisted many domestic and international law firms with the secure deployment of practice management software including Elite 3E. His experience spans the financial, legal, and high-tech industries, which enables Klamkin apply a cross-industry perspective when recommending best-practice solutions to address specific security needs.
Klamkin has a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from North-West State Technical University. He is also a certified MS SQL Server database administrator and solution expert.
About Wilson Allen
Wilson Allen is a leading global provider of consulting services and analytics software that enables law firms and professional services organizations to improve business performance. The company supports firms throughout the lifecycle of practice management software. It is a Certified 3E Services partner with Thomson Reuters Elite and is certified to provide services for all Intapp products. Its advisory services feature globally recognized business of law consultants who enable strategic, data-driven decisions. Its Wilson Ideate software makes it easier to access, analyze, and share the data that drives profitability and performance.