Chelsea Office Systems, Inc. – Celebrating 35 Years!

For the past thirty-five years, Chelsea Office Systems, Inc. has provided law firms and corporate offices with a full complement of services to support productivity through computing applications and document automation. Our services include the entire range of activities necessary for the successful use of technology in your office.

Our Expertise

We have developed superior methods based on thorough staff interviews and in-depth process analysis to determine the goals and requirements for achieving systems optimization. We customize technical and end-user documentation, provide Help Desk support, program applications, conduct beta testing for a variety of off-the-shelf products and customize these programs to better suit the needs of each specific client. Our expertise focuses on the unique needs of law firms, corporate law departments, and other professional service providers who wish to improve productivity through technology.

Our Approach

Chelsea Office Systems, Inc. offers the unique blend of technical expertise and inter-personal skills. Whether we are conducting a feasibility study, delivering our programs or providing a training session, we are always aware that we are working with individuals who learn and work in a variety of ways. Our goal is to help clients make smooth transitions to new applications and innovative technologies.

Women-Owned Business Enterprise

Chelsea Office Systems, Inc. is proud to be a certified Women-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) by the NYC Department of Small Business Services. View our certificate.

Roberta Gelb, President, is a well-known professional, having established authority on productivity, software and office systems solutions for law firms and businesses. She has substantial expertise in systems design, implementation, training and the “human factors” associated with effective use of technology.

In 1984, Roberta founded Chelsea Office Systems, a unique software consulting and training company that provides custom productivity recommendation, application programming and development, education, and on-site support to law firms and corporations.

Roberta is the Vendor Representative on the board of the Professional Legal Trainers Group and also serves on the Program Committee. She is extremely active in the community, currently serving on the Board of the NY State Breast Cancer Network; the Scientific Advisory Board of Consano, and volunteering for animal rescue programs in the New York area. Connect with Roberta on LinkedIn

Paul Nachowitz, VP Applications Development, is a veteran programmer with 35 years’ experience in creating and customizing complex programs and application software. Paul is adept at systems programming (OS, language compilers, link edits) as well as applications programming including order processing, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable and general ledger.

At Chelsea Office Systems, he manages dynamic implementations, migrations and customizations of Innova, Litera Microsystems’ document automation platform, for prominent American law firm clients.

Extremely versatile, Paul has worked in both the private and public sectors and has coded in assembly language as well as Basic, C, COBOL, FORTRAN, Omnis, PL1 and Visual Basic programming languages. Prior to working at Chelsea Office Systems, Paul created programs and application software for companies as diverse as Harry Winston, Hunter Douglas, and RCA Records where he was hired to set up a system to handle the peak volume of orders when Elvis Presley died. Connect with Paul on LinkedIn

What Sets Us Apart

Our instructional team ranks among the finest in the industry. They are highly experienced, from diverse industry backgrounds, attentive to the different skill levels in a classroom environment, extremely professional, motivated, and PASSIONATE ABOUT WHAT THEY DO!

What sets us apart is our personalized approach to making your firm more productive.  We offer needs analysis, on-site support, programming and macro/template development. We provide support specialists to work with the technical support staff, teaching them how to effectively troubleshoot problems.