2012 Macs in Law Survey - Dashboard
VIEWED
1698
STARTED
1292
COMPLETED
1212
COMPLETION RATE
93.81%
DROP OUTS
80
TIME TO COMPLETE
2 mins
Please describe yourself:
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Practicing lawyer in a small law firm (1-10 attorneys) 954 76.44%
  Practicing lawyer in a medium-size law firm (11-50 attorneys) 25 2%
  Practicing lawyer in a large law firm (> 50 attorneys) 11 0.88%
  Law student 46 3.69%
  In-house counsel 10 0.8%
  Other 202 16.19%
Total 1248 100 %
Please describe yourself: - Text Data for Other
11/08/2012 19509262 Administrator
11/06/2012 19500631 accountant
11/06/2012 19499189 Legal Technology Consultant
11/06/2012 19498454 Semi-Retired doing some consulting
11/01/2012 19479410 Library director
11/01/2012 19479125 Articling student at medium-size firm
11/01/2012 19478855 law clerk
10/31/2012 19475021 Articling
10/31/2012 19474067 paralegal student
10/31/2012 19473865 Paralegal
What is your primary computer's operating system?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Windows 26 56.52%
  Mac 20 43.48%
Total 46 100 %
Do you have an iPad?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 14 30.43%
  No 32 69.57%
Total 46 100 %
Do you plan on purchasing an iPad in the next year?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 0 0%
  No 0 0%
Total 0 0 %
When you graduate, which platform will you choose to base your office's IT needs upon?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Windows 21 65.62%
  Mac 9 28.12%
  Other 2 6.25%
Total 32 100 %
When you graduate, which platform will you choose to base your office's IT needs upon? - Text Data for Other
10/24/2012 19446952 I want to use Mac, but I am afraid of the difficulties that I will encounter in doing so.
10/24/2012 19444964 Either one!
Do you currently use Macs in your office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 671 55.55%
  No 537 44.45%
Total 1208 100 %
How long have you used Macs in your law office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Less than 1 year 146 22.12%
  1 year 106 16.06%
  2 years 145 21.97%
  3 years 64 9.7%
  More than 3 years 199 30.15%
Total 660 100 %
Which of the following cloud-based applications do you use in your law office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  iCloud 304 25.08%
  Box.net 61 5.03%
  Dropbox 481 39.69%
  Basecamp 17 1.4%
  Clio 478 39.44%
  Freshbooks 13 1.07%
  Google Apps 275 22.69%
  HoudiniEsq 5 0.41%
  Rocket Matter 14 1.16%
  Firm Manager 1 0.08%
  Microsoft Office 365 30 2.48%
  QuickBooks Online 101 8.33%
  Xero 6 0.5%
  Other 77 6.35%
Total 1863 n = 1212
Which of the following cloud-based applications do you use in your law office? - Text Data for Other
11/07/2012 19504808 Bookfresh, LawPay
11/07/2012 19504558 Evernote
11/06/2012 19498454 Deskspace Attorney for iPad
10/31/2012 19471798 Evernote, SpiderOak
10/30/2012 19465472 Outright
10/29/2012 19461034 CloudOn
10/29/2012 19460888 Not sure
10/29/2012 19459284 SugarSync
10/29/2012 19459140 Mailchimp
10/26/2012 19453497 test
Which of the following desktop applications do you use in your law office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Billings 36 2.81%
  Evernote 203 15.86%
  Daylite 23 1.8%
  iWork 135 10.55%
  Lawstream 3 0.23%
  Microsoft Office 574 44.84%
  OpenOffice 74 5.78%
  Parallels 109 8.52%
  VMWare Fusion 54 4.22%
  Other 69 5.39%
Total 1280 100 %
Which of the following desktop applications do you use in your law office? - Text Data for Other
11/08/2012 19509262 NeoOffice
11/06/2012 19498454 Deskspace Attorney Classic
10/31/2012 19475342 I use apple applications (e.g., iMail, iCal, etc). I also LOVE OmniFocus.
10/29/2012 19460646 outlook
10/26/2012 19453679 Doubletime Closing Software
10/26/2012 19453497 test
10/26/2012 19453009 byword
10/26/2012 19452979 We don't use any of these.
10/25/2012 19450257 MS Excel
10/25/2012 19450076 InfoGenie, iCal, Acrobat, Mail,
What most influenced your decision to select Apple over PC products?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Usability 206 31.35%
  Hardware aesthetics/design 13 1.98%
  Better support of graphics/photos 7 1.07%
  Familiarity due to at-home use of Apple/Mac products 72 10.96%
  Technology is more reliable and secure 306 46.58%
  Other 53 8.07%
Total 657 100 %
What most influenced your decision to select Apple over PC products? - Text Data for Other
11/06/2012 19498454 I like working on Macs
11/04/2012 19493649 I have used Apple products since the first Macs
11/04/2012 19493305 personal choice of employees
10/30/2012 19464333 Virtualization Capacity
10/29/2012 19461034 We use both
10/29/2012 19460180 consistent speed/ less problems
10/29/2012 19460103 Better ability to work on mobile devices
10/26/2012 19453497 test
10/26/2012 19452979 It was here when I arrived!
10/25/2012 19449611 mixed platform office
If you had to re-implement your office's IT needs, would you choose to use Macs again?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 639 96.82%
  No 21 3.18%
Total 660 100 %
Are you considering switching to Macs in your law office in the next year?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 132 24.72%
  No 402 75.28%
Total 534 100 %
Do you currently use iPads in your law office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 680 57.05%
  No 512 42.95%
Total 1192 100 %
Are you considering purchasing iPads for your law office in the next year?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 299 59.33%
  No 205 40.67%
Total 504 100 %
What mobile devices do you currently use?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  iPhone 869 62.38%
  BlackBerry 99 7.11%
  Palm Pre 7 0.5%
  Android-based device 346 24.84%
  Other 72 5.17%
Total 1393 100 %
What mobile devices do you currently use? - Text Data for Other
11/06/2012 19500991 Dumbphone
11/04/2012 19493649 Non smart phone
10/31/2012 19475021 Windows
10/30/2012 19465472 Nokia E71
10/30/2012 19464291 ipad
10/29/2012 19459898 a second Android-based device (tablet)
10/26/2012 19453979 Nano
10/26/2012 19453027 Wndows
10/25/2012 19450597 ipad
10/25/2012 19450257 iPad
Which, if any, of the following mobile devices do you plan on switching to in the next year?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  I'm not planning on switching mobile devices in the next year 921 77.92%
  iPhone 183 15.48%
  BlackBerry 6 0.51%
  Palm Pre 1 0.08%
  Android-based device 57 4.82%
  Other 14 1.18%
Total 1182 100 %
Which, if any, of the following mobile devices do you plan on switching to in the next year? - Text Data for Other
10/25/2012 19450597 add mbpro 13' and iphone v and prob add iPad
10/25/2012 19450151 Upgrade iPhone
10/24/2012 19446101 Google Nexus
10/24/2012 19445857 Windows 8
10/24/2012 19445376 iPad Mini
10/24/2012 19445351 just switched to Droid
10/24/2012 19444814 Windows Phone 8
10/24/2012 19444773 (considering) Windows Phone 8
10/24/2012 19444460 perhaps ipad or other tablet
10/24/2012 19444450 Windows phone
Does you plan on purchasing an iPad mini, the recently announced 7.9" iPad, in the next six months?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 283 23.49%
  No 922 76.51%
Total 1205 100 %
If you have experience with Apple products, how likely would you be to recommend Apple's products to a friend or colleague?
Net Promoter Details
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Promoters 0 0%
  Passive 0 0%
  Detractors 0 0%
Total 0 0 %
 
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  0 5 0.43%
  1 2 0.17%
  2 8 0.69%
  3 11 0.94%
  4 13 1.11%
  5 32 2.74%
  6 42 3.6%
  7 90 7.72%
  8 181 15.52%
  9 202 17.32%
  10 580 49.74%
Total 1166 100 %
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11/08/2012 19511045 hoda@kirstenesq.com
11/08/2012 19509707 Krayne@lanmanlaw.com
11/08/2012 19509535
11/08/2012 19509370 ben@spartanburglawyers.com
11/08/2012 19509357 jenny@spartanburglawyers.com
11/08/2012 19509262 Shapko@ccjlaw.ca
11/08/2012 19509158 lhoward@lhowardlaw.com
11/07/2012 19507430 t.morelli@live.com
11/07/2012 19506696 kieklak@cox.net
11/07/2012 19504886 jason@hirschberglaw.com