Berwin Leighton Paisner - ICT Services, Support and Project Management

Industry Sector:
Professional Services
Contact Name:
Andrew Rice
Job Title:
IT Systems Manager


Nexus and Berwin Leighton Paisner have had a long standing relationship since 1998. Throughout this close relationship Nexus have supplied an onsite technical presence for 3 days a week to assist the IT Team to maintain the ICT infrastructure and help manage their computer systems upgrade projects.


Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP is a top 15 City law firm, which also operates through an international alliance. The firm's expanding international network comprises an office in Brussels, Singapore, Abu Dhabi, Paris and Moscow.

Here are some of the project highlights that Nexus has carried out since 1998:

  • Configuration and management of WAN for international links
  • Assisted with network and IT systems planning for the merger of Berwin Leighton and Paisner & Co
  • Supply and project manage the implementation of £1M+ switched LAN infrastructure with ongoing upgrades and expansion
  • Supply, installation and configuration of IBM servers, BladeCentres, Dell EqualLogic SANs and Lenovo notebooks
  • Development of VB/SQL based case management utilities
  • SQL Server maintenance and consultancy
  • Intranet development and integration
  • Automated data import procedures
  • Software upgrade management and rollout
  • Technical support and facilities management
  • Internet security development
  • Digital dashboard development
  • Nortel NMS selection, installation and support
  • Supply and configuration of DR network and link
  • Supply, installation, configuration and support of resilient new building network including VoIP and video multicast, incorporating multi-VLAN and virtual router redundancy
  • Supply of various WLAN solutions
  • Volume supply of HP Servers, storage and PC's
  • Consultancy on Microsoft AD migration including Exchange 5.5 to 2003 and 2007
  • Consultancy support for client deployment and package creation
  • Production and maintenance of the IT PO system
  • Technical helpdesk and 8-Hour response Retained Technical Service (RTS)
  • Technical labour resources for out of hours office relocations and system migrations