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Faster and easier contract management

DocuSign CLM Essentials

Just the Essentials

When the number of contracts is growing but your team is not, you need a contract management tool for right now. 

DocuSign CLM Essentials helps growing businesses centrally manage contracts and automate busywork. Setup is quick, the user experience is intuitive, and the total cost of ownership is low.

CLM Essentials even integrates seamlessly with Salesforce, so your team can generate contracts with pre-approved legal language and accelerate deal cycles. Plus, CLM Essentials can be a central repository—giving you an easy way to find your contracts.

CLM Essentials helps you…

Centralize your contracts

Keep all your contracts in one place so you can quickly find the right contract when you need it and take action.

Automate your contract process

Get to signature faster by automating simple contract processes with pre-configured workflows built on best-practices.

Collaborate across teams

Speed up review and negotiation with collaboration tools that use comments, tasks, version control and more to improve visibility.

Create custom contracts fast

Generate contracts with a click using legal-approved templates that automatically insert data from Salesforce.

Two ways to use it

CLM Essentials for Salesforce

Salesforce Integrated

Streamline your sales contracting process with an industry-leading Salesforce CLM integration. Create, negotiate, sign, and access sales contracts inside Salesforce. Sales can stay in Salesforce, and Sales Ops and Legal can manage the contract process from CLM.
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CLM Essentials Standalone


Start with templates, rather than from scratch and automate key processes, manage and execute contracts across departments and ensure guardrails are in place for full compliance. Accelerate your business with more efficient contract management.
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See how CLM Essentials works

It’s CLM, just…


Configure and start using in weeks not months.


An intuitive tool for users with simple administration.

More affordable

Get everything you need under budget.
DocuSign CLM growth path

You’re covered as you grow

Build on a strong contract management foundation that supports your future growth plans. With CLM Essentials, you can:
  • Trust your contracts to a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for CLM
  • Achieve business value faster with guidance from the world’s largest ecosystem of agreement experts
  • Future-proof your CLM needs by keeping what you've built as your business grows
  • Stay in the interface you already know and avoid having to retrain your team
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Organize and automate your contracts today!

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