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DocuSign Agreement Cloud for Legal Departments

Impact the business, do more with less, reduce risk

Deliver faster turnaround times with DocuSign

The DocuSign Agreement Cloud for Legal Departments can help you do more with less–and help you deliver significant value to the business. It’s a platform that streamlines processes and automates workflows, standardise and analyse contract language and centrally stores all your agreements.

Realise faster turnaround times, use less “paper” paperwork and reduce risk with the DocuSign Agreement Cloud.

Featured products

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Use the world’s #1 way to send and sign from practically anywhere, at any time.

DocuSign CLM

Automate the contract lifecycle with document generation, collaboration, workflow, and a central agreement repository.

DocuSign Click

Capture consent to standard agreement terms with a single click.

DocuSign Identify

Verify the identity of signers with ID verification, SMS authentication or knowledge-based authentication.

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Easily embed DocuSign into your existing tools with our 400+ pre-built integrations with the leading platforms, including Salesforce, Microsoft, Google, SAP, Box and many more.

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Benefits for legal departments

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Reduce risk and improve governance

Improve visibility and governance, centrally store all your agreements, and standardise contract clauses and processes with the DocuSign Agreement Cloud. Adapt to changing regulatory environments, including evolving data privacy obligations, with the power of pre-built AI.

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Do more with the same

Enable self-service by empowering contract risk scoring against pre-approved terms. Set thresholds for your legal team’s involvement with agreements to maximise your resources. Automate and simplify processes for intake, negotiations and approvals with pre-set workflows, approved templates, and clause libraries.

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Advise the enterprise

Impact enterprise-wide revenue acceleration or cost savings by automating workflows and accelerating cycle times. Use AI to generate insights and improve performance.

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Maintain lawfulness and court admissibility

A DocuSign agreement is tamper-evident, and includes a court-admissible certificate of completion and audit trail, exceeding what is possible with paper-based agreements.

Legal department challenges

47% of law departments process more than 1000 agreements every month.


Experience delays in closing deals relating to contract management issues.


Lack visibility into the location and status of agreements pre-execution (and 44% post-execution).


Says contracts go through 3-4 versions before being finalised.


Have difficulty maintaining security and confidentiality.


Experience risk from the inability to proactively detect problematic language.

Customer stories

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Smarter contracting initiative built on DocuSign

Seeking to digitally transform procurement contracting, Unilever implemented a global smarter contracting initiative that reduced average contract completion time by 50%.
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Tata Communications uses DocuSign

Learn how this leading communications provider’s legal department reduced contract turnarounds from months to just one day, and realized a 90% savings on courier services.

Resources for legal departments

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Legal department solution brief

Learn more about the DocuSign Agreement Cloud for Legal Departments.
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Connect agreement processes

Get the stats and information you need to understand why modernising your systems of agreement can be a game-changer.
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Everything you need to know about the legality of eSignature

Learn what an electronic signature is and see a demonstration of DocuSign with an in-depth view of the audit trail behind every agreement.
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DocuSign eSignature for Legal

When it comes to digital tools, eSignature is a great entry point for any legal team and can quickly streamline workloads.
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Agree Better

Learn how automating and connecting the entire agreement process gets business done faster with less risk.
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The Total Economic Impact of DocuSign CLM

Forrester Consulting’s analysis of CLM demonstrates how a composite organisation can realise an ROI of 356%.

Modernise your system of agreement

Accelerate agreement creation, negotiation, execution, and management with the
DocuSign Agreement Cloud.

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