RealPractice Ties With Avvo

Santa Ana-based RealPractice, the developer of software and marketing services for law firms which is headed by Carey Ransom, said today that it has tied its service with Avvo, an online rating directory for law firms. According to RealPractice, it will allow its users to receive, respond to, and manage inquiries coming from Avvo's profiles and listings service. Financial details of the deal between the firms was not disclosed. RealPractice said it will route inquiries from Avvo directly to users via email, SMS text messages and/or notifications in its iPad and iPhone applications.