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closed 7/26/2010 via BusinessWire

CT Summation, Inc. merged with AccessData Corporation,

synopsis: AccessData Corporation and CT Summation are excited to announce that they are now a single company, AccessData Group LLC. AccessData Group is focused on delivering the first true end-to-end eDiscovery software solution capable of addressing all phases of the discovery process, from litigation hold to trial.
buyer: AccessData Corporation
AccessData has pioneered digital investigations for twenty years, providing the technology and training that empower law enforcement, government agencies and corporations to perform thorough computer investigations with speed and efficiency. "
target parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
target: CT Summation, Inc.
CT Summation, the leader in litigation support and electronic data discovery solutions, pioneered litigation support software in 1988. CT Summation's award- winning product family provides a complete and integrated solution suite from discovery through trial.
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closed 8/28/2007 via PR Newswire

CT Summation, Inc., purchased Discovery Cracker from DocuLex, Inc.

synopsis: CT Summation, a leader in litigation support and electronic data discovery, acquires top-ranked electronic discovery product, Discovery Cracker, from DocuLex, Inc.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: CT Summation, Inc.
CT Summation, the leader in litigation support and electronic data discovery solutions, pioneered litigation support software in 1988. CT Summation's award- winning product family provides a complete and integrated solution suite from discovery through trial. "
seller: DocuLex, Inc.
DocuLex, Inc. is a leading developer and provider of litigation support software and solutions for the legal industry. The Company's clients include law firms, litigation support service bureaus, government agencies and the corporate legal departments of major corporations.
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closed 7/26/2010 via BusinessWire

CT Summation, Inc. merged with AccessData Corporation,

synopsis: AccessData Corporation and CT Summation are excited to announce that they are now a single company, AccessData Group LLC. AccessData Group is focused on delivering the first true end-to-end eDiscovery software solution capable of addressing all phases of the discovery process, from litigation hold to trial.
buyer: AccessData Corporation
AccessData has pioneered digital investigations for twenty years, providing the technology and training that empower law enforcement, government agencies and corporations to perform thorough computer investigations with speed and efficiency. "
target parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
target: CT Summation, Inc.
CT Summation, the leader in litigation support and electronic data discovery solutions, pioneered litigation support software in 1988. CT Summation's award- winning product family provides a complete and integrated solution suite from discovery through trial.
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closed 5/30/2007 via PR Newswire

Anacomp, Inc., acquired CaseLogistix

synopsis: Anacomp Inc. a leader in document and business process management solutions, has completed the acquisition of CaseLogistix Inc., a leading provider of evidence and litigation management solutions. CaseLogistix market leading solutions allow legal teams to quickly collect, review and produce any amount and type of discovery information.
buyer: Anacomp, Inc. (ANCPA:$0.00)
With 40 years of passionate commitment to client services, Anacomp® Inc. is a trusted advisor and leading provider of eDiscovery, as well as information management, services and solutions. "
target: CaseLogistix
Caselogistix provides a powerhouse of features in an easy-to-use, familiar interface which resembles popular e-mail programs. Designed by attorneys and litigation support staff, Caselogistix provides all of the features necessary to manage the firms bodies of documentation.
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closed 3/1/2007 via PR Newswire

Merrill Corporation, acquired Lextranet

synopsis: Merrill Corporation, a leading global provider of technology-enabled services for the legal, financial, real estate and other corporate markets, acquired Lextranet, a leading provider of Web-based litigation support and case management systems.
buyer parent: Credit Suisse First Boston
buyer: Merrill Corporation
Merrill Corporation is a leading provider of outsourcing solutions for complex business communication and information management. Merrill's services include document and data management, litigation support, branded communication programs, fulfillment, imaging and printing. "
target parent: Legal Computer Solutions, Inc.
target: Lextranet
Lextranet is a powerful,Internet-based litigation support and case management system designed by lawyers, for lawyers.It includes dynamic database and full-text retrieval applications, calendaring, docketing, E-mail to help you process evidence, organize your case files and streamline collaboration.
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closed 5/7/2014 via Market Watch

docStar, acquired DocuLex, Inc.

synopsis: docSTAR, a division of Astria Solutions Group LLC, an award-winning developer of cloud and on-premises enterprise content management software (ECM), announced that it has acquired the DocuLex suite of document management products of Winter Haven, Florida-based Protected Trust LLC.
buyer: docStar
docSTAR is an innovative software company that provides collaborative content management solutions to streamline business processes for organizations of any size. Their document management software allows enterprises to gain control over documents, improve retention and increase efficiency. "
target parent: Protected Trust
target: DocuLex, Inc.
Established in 1996, DocuLex offers years of experience in the field of document management software development. DocuLex serves over 1000 customers with its award winning Archive Studio Content Management and Document Management Software Suite.
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announced 3/31/2021 via Company Press Release

Astorg, will acquire Opus 2 International

synopsis: Astorg, a global private equity firm, will acquire a majority stake in UK-based Opus 2, the leading provider of integrated software and services for the global legal disputes market. Astorg’s investment will enable Opus 2 to continue to develop its UK market and expand internationally in litigation, arbitration, and other legal practice areas.
buyer: Astorg
Paris-based Astorg is a leading independent private equity firm with over €10 billion of assets under management. Astorg works with entrepreneurs and management teams to acquire market leading global companies and provide them with strategic guidance, governance, and capital. "
target: Opus 2 International
Based in the UK, Opus 2 provides game-changing, cloud-based legal technology and services to connect people, case information, analysis, and data throughout the lifecycle of a dispute. Its secure platform, tailor-made for lawyers, provides a connected and flexible way of working.
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closed 11/23/2015 via BNC Analysis

LexisNexis, acquired Lex Machina, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis, a legal research company, announced that it has acquired Lex Machina, a litigation analytics platform. Lex Machina, founded in 2010, provides analytics primarily around IP litigation, mining data about judges, lawyers, parties and patents to inform lawyers’ litigation strategy.
buyer parent: RELX Group plc
buyer: LexisNexis
LexisNexis is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets. "
target: Lex Machina, Inc.
Lex Machina provides Legal Analytics to companies and law firms, enabling them to craft successful strategies, win cases, and close business. Legal Analytics® combines data and software to provide the winning edge in the highly competitive business and practice of law.
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closed 1/20/2021 via Company Press Release

Questel, acquired doeLegal, LLC.

synopsis: Questel, a world leader in intellectual property and innovation management solutions, has acquired doeLEGAL, an enterprise legal management and eDiscovery legal technology company. doeLEGAL offers cloud-based enterprise legal management, litigation management, and eDsicovery solutions for corporate legal departments and law firms.
buyer parent: Eurazeo
buyer: Questel
Questel is a worldwide leading provider of intellectual property solutions. Questel offers a comprehensive suite of SaaS for searching, analyzing, and managing invention and IP asset, as well as a unique collection of IP databases. "
target: doeLegal, LLC.
doeLEGAL is an enterprise legal management and eDiscovery legal technology company. doeLEGAL offers cloud-based enterprise legal management, litigation management, and eDsicovery solutions for corporate legal departments and law firms. Their solutions help reduce costs and drive successful outcomes.
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closed 6/4/2012 via BusinessWire

LexisNexis, acquired Sanction Solutions

synopsis: LexisNexis® Legal & Professional announced that it has acquired Sanction Solutions®, a leading provider of innovative presentation software and services used by lawyers, paralegals and litigation support directors. Sanction® provides litigators a single resource to quickly assemble documents, exhibits, transcripts, questions, visuals and video.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier
buyer: LexisNexis
LexisNexis® Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. "
target parent: H.I.G. Capital
target: Sanction Solutions
Sanction Solutions provides solutions that organize, manage and present evidence and litigation materials that enable lawyers to present their cases more effectively throughout the litigation process. The Sanction software allows lawyers to create powerful presentations quickly and easily.
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closed 1/7/2009 via BusinessWire

Alexander Gallo Holdings, Inc., acquired Verdict Systems

synopsis: Alexander Gallo Holdings LLC, the nation’s leading provider of court reporting and litigation support services, announced that it has completed an acquisition of Verdict Systems LLC of Tempe, Ariz., developers of the award-winning trial presentation software, Sanction®, and the more comprehensive Verdical® package.
buyer: Alexander Gallo Holdings, Inc.
Alexander Gallo Holdings presently provides verbatim court reporting, video services, and trial presentation services to law firms nationwide. With its focus on providing a consistent level of service and the highest level of technology, Alexander Gallo Holdings is chosen by law firms nationwide. "
target: Verdict Systems
Verdict Systems develops advanced, yet easy-to-use litigation-related software, and offers a variety of support services including video and data conversion. Verdical® provides user-friendly tools for evidence and transcript management, and for presenting cases at trial or arbitration.
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closed 7/24/2006 via BusinessWire

LexisNexis, acquired Dataflight Software, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis announced it has acquired Dataflight Software, Inc. Concordance from Dataflight will be added to the portfolio of specialist litigation services available via the LexisNexis Total Litigator platform.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier plc
buyer: LexisNexis
LexisNexis is a leading provider of information and services solutions, including its flagship Web-based Lexis(R) and Nexis(R) research services, to a wide range of professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets. "
target: Dataflight Software, Inc.
Dataflight Software originated high-performance full-text database management. We're a recognized leader in developing high quality, reliable litigation support software.
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closed 8/21/2020 via Company Press Release

Litera Corp, acquired Allegory

synopsis: Litera, the global leader in solutions that power the legal industry, has acquired Allegory Law, a subsidiary of Integreon, in a move that adds case management to its growing list of capabilities. Allegory is a modern, cloud-based litigation platform designed for complex, document-intensive litigation.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: Litera Corp
Litera is the leading provider of software for law firms and document-intensive organizations across the globe. Its document drafting products empower users to create, proofread, compare, clean, and distribute high-quality content quickly and securely from any device. "
target parent: NewQuest Capital Partners
target: Allegory
Allegory is a cloud-based litigation platform built around the way litigation teams think and work. Its solution interconnects litigation knowledge, including case administration, evidence, witnesses, and case documents. Its solution is accessed from various mobile devices, desktops, and tablets.
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closed 11/28/2017 via BusinessWire

Integreon, Inc., acquired Allegory

synopsis: Global alternative legal services provider Integreon announced it has acquired Allegory, a cloud-based litigation management tool used by many of the most prestigious law firms, corporations, and government agencies in the United States.
buyer parent: NewQuest Capital Partners
buyer: Integreon, Inc.
Integreon is a trusted, global provider of award-winning legal, document, business and research support solutions to leading law firms, corporate legal departments, corporate marketing and strategy groups, financial institutions and professional services firms. "
target: Allegory
Allegory is a cloud-based litigation management tool used by many of the most prestigious law firms, corporations, and government agencies in the United States. Allegory clients include Am Law 100 law firms, litigation boutiques, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies.
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closed 10/13/2021 via BusinessWire

Smokeball, acquired FamilyProperty

synopsis: Smokeball, a cloud-based legal practice management software solution, has acquired FamilyProperty, a software solution for family law professionals. FamilyProperty automates the time-intensive and error-prone aspects of family law matters to equip family law professionals with the tools needed to efficiently run family law matters and mediations.
buyer: Smokeball
Smokeball is a cloud-based legal practice management software solution that automatically records time and activity. Smokeball's legal practice management software features solutions for time tracking, legal document automation, e-filing & electronic signatures, case management, billing, and more. "
target: FamilyProperty
FamilyProperty is a software solution for family law professionals. FamilyProperty automates and streamlines the time-intensive and error-prone aspects of family law matters to equip family law professionals and families with the tools needed to efficiently run family law matters and mediations.
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announced 4/11/2003 via PR Newswire

West Group, will acquire Elite Information Group, Inc.

synopsis: Thomson Corporation and Elite Information Group, Inc. a leading provider of integrated practice and financial management applications for legal and professional services markets, today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement under which Thomson will acquire Elite.
buyer parent: The Thomson Corporation
buyer: West Group
Thomson West is the foremost provider of integrated information solutions to the U.S. legal market. Thomson West is a business within The Thomson Corporation and was formed when West Publishing and Thomson Legal Publishing merged in June 1996. "
target: Elite Information Group, Inc.
Elite is a premier provider of practice management software for professional services firms. The core of our product line includes some of the most sophisticated timekeeping and billing solutions in the world. Elite Information Group, Inc., is a leading provider of integrated practice and financial
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closed 10/13/2021 via BNC Analysis

LEAP Legal Software, acquired DivorceMate Software Inc.

synopsis: Toronto-based LEAP Group Holdings Inc. has acquired Canadian software company DivorceMate Software Inc. and its subsidiary MySupportCalculator Ltd. DivorceMate is a premier supplier of family law software and is used by thousands of law firms to solve the difficult questions around support and asset splits in family separations.
buyer: LEAP Legal Software
Canada-based LEAP Group Holdings Inc. is a multinational legal tech company that develops productivity solutions for the legal profession across practice management, publishing, financial services as well as client and lawyer collaboration tools. "
target: DivorceMate Software Inc.
DivorceMate Software Inc. is the leading provider of family law software in Canada. DivorceMate's products are cloud-based and include tools for support calculations, forms for completing day-to-day court forms, and precedents for drafting agreements.
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closed 9/2/2021 via PR Web

Centerbase, acquired Family Law Software, Inc.

synopsis: Centerbase has acquired Family Law Software, the leading workflow software for family law legal practices. With this acquisition, Centerbase expands its already robust practice management, billing, and accounting product to better serve the complex workflow of family practice attorneys.
buyer: Centerbase
Centerbase is a cloud-based legal operations system that empowers midsize law firms to run their practice with confidence. It’s a highly scalable and configurable system that liberates legal teams from manual work by automating routine tasks and connecting them in a single collaborative work space. "
target: Family Law Software, Inc.
Family Law Software is the leading workflow software for divorce professionals. Thousands of divorce professionals and individuals facing divorce use Family Law Software to automate financial forms and calculations related to divorce proceedings.
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closed 4/15/2019 via BNC Analysis

Advanced, acquired Oyez Professional Services Ltd.

synopsis: Advanced, the UK’s third largest provider of business software and services, has acquired Oyez Professional Services from Spicers-OfficeTeam Group (SPOT), a leading wholesaler of office supplies in the UK. Oyez Professional Services is a UK-based provider of specialist products and services to legal and professional firms.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Advanced
Advanced is a provider of healthcare, enterprise, and other business solutions and services to the public and private sectors. Their healthcare portfolio includes patient care management and clinical software solutions, while its enterprise suite includes financial management, HR, payroll, and CRM. "
target parent: Better Capital, Ltd.
target: Oyez Professional Services Ltd.
Oyez Professional Services is a UK-based provider of specialist products and services to legal and professional firms. Their OyezForms solution is a feature-rich forms system that helps firms save hours of time whilst providing completed documents that are correct and compliant.
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announced 7/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Law Business Research, will acquire Globe Business Media Group

synopsis: Law Business Research, a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, announced that it will acquire Globe Business Media Group. Globe is a leading provider of business intelligence for the international legal and intellectual property markets and produces vital, timely and actionable commercial insights for its clients.
buyer parent: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
buyer: Law Business Research
Based in the UK, Law Business Research provides information services to the international legal community through a portfolio of physical and online publications and research tools. The Company specializes in making hard-to-find, complicated material accessible to its users. "
target: Globe Business Media Group
Based in the UK, Globe Business Media Group is a leading provider of business intelligence for the international legal and intellectual property markets and produces vital, timely and actionable commercial insights for its clients.
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closed 6/6/2007 via BusinessWire

Applied Discovery, Inc., acquired Image Capture Engineering, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis, a leading provider of information and services solutions, today announced that LexisNexis® Applied Discovery® has acquired Image Capture Engineering, Inc. – the industry pioneer and market leader in the development of discovery document processing software. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier plc
buyer: Applied Discovery, Inc.
Applied Discovery is the leading provider of electronic discovery services to the country's top law firms and corporations. Our company was founded on the belief that someday, virtually 100 percent of all new documents would be created and stored electronically. "
target: Image Capture Engineering, Inc.
Image Capture Engineering is a software builder and systems integrator for document imaging applications specific to the legal and architectural industries and international corporations. We create image files for import to virtually any file format and can capture images from any size original.
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closed 9/28/2006 via PR Newswire

Thomson West, acquired LiveNote Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: The Thomson Corporation has acquired LiveNote Technologies, the legal market's leading provider of transcript and evidence management software to litigators and court reporters. LiveNote, based in San Francisco, will be aligned with Thomson West, and is seen as a powerful complement to West's market-leading suite of litigation solutions.
buyer parent: The Thomson Corporation
buyer: Thomson West
Thomson West is the foremost provider of integrated information solutions to the U.S. legal market. Thomson West is a business within The Thomson Corporation and was formed when West Publishing and Thomson Legal Publishing merged in June 1996. "
target: LiveNote Technologies, Inc.
LiveNote is the legal industry's benchmark for evidence management software and services. Its flagship transcript management software is used by 83 percent of the top-200 U.S. law firms.
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closed 7/26/2010 via BusinessWire

CT Summation, Inc. merged with AccessData Corporation,

synopsis: AccessData Corporation and CT Summation are excited to announce that they are now a single company, AccessData Group LLC. AccessData Group is focused on delivering the first true end-to-end eDiscovery software solution capable of addressing all phases of the discovery process, from litigation hold to trial.
buyer: AccessData Corporation
AccessData has pioneered digital investigations for twenty years, providing the technology and training that empower law enforcement, government agencies and corporations to perform thorough computer investigations with speed and efficiency. "
target parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
target: CT Summation, Inc.
CT Summation, the leader in litigation support and electronic data discovery solutions, pioneered litigation support software in 1988. CT Summation's award- winning product family provides a complete and integrated solution suite from discovery through trial.
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closed 5/30/2007 via PR Newswire

Anacomp, Inc., acquired CaseLogistix

synopsis: Anacomp Inc. a leader in document and business process management solutions, has completed the acquisition of CaseLogistix Inc., a leading provider of evidence and litigation management solutions. CaseLogistix market leading solutions allow legal teams to quickly collect, review and produce any amount and type of discovery information.
buyer: Anacomp, Inc. (ANCPA:$0.00)
With 40 years of passionate commitment to client services, Anacomp® Inc. is a trusted advisor and leading provider of eDiscovery, as well as information management, services and solutions. "
target: CaseLogistix
Caselogistix provides a powerhouse of features in an easy-to-use, familiar interface which resembles popular e-mail programs. Designed by attorneys and litigation support staff, Caselogistix provides all of the features necessary to manage the firms bodies of documentation.
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closed 3/1/2007 via PR Newswire

Merrill Corporation, acquired Lextranet

synopsis: Merrill Corporation, a leading global provider of technology-enabled services for the legal, financial, real estate and other corporate markets, acquired Lextranet, a leading provider of Web-based litigation support and case management systems.
buyer parent: Credit Suisse First Boston
buyer: Merrill Corporation
Merrill Corporation is a leading provider of outsourcing solutions for complex business communication and information management. Merrill's services include document and data management, litigation support, branded communication programs, fulfillment, imaging and printing. "
target parent: Legal Computer Solutions, Inc.
target: Lextranet
Lextranet is a powerful,Internet-based litigation support and case management system designed by lawyers, for lawyers.It includes dynamic database and full-text retrieval applications, calendaring, docketing, E-mail to help you process evidence, organize your case files and streamline collaboration.
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closed 5/7/2014 via Market Watch

docStar, acquired DocuLex, Inc.

synopsis: docSTAR, a division of Astria Solutions Group LLC, an award-winning developer of cloud and on-premises enterprise content management software (ECM), announced that it has acquired the DocuLex suite of document management products of Winter Haven, Florida-based Protected Trust LLC.
buyer: docStar
docSTAR is an innovative software company that provides collaborative content management solutions to streamline business processes for organizations of any size. Their document management software allows enterprises to gain control over documents, improve retention and increase efficiency. "
target parent: Protected Trust
target: DocuLex, Inc.
Established in 1996, DocuLex offers years of experience in the field of document management software development. DocuLex serves over 1000 customers with its award winning Archive Studio Content Management and Document Management Software Suite.
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announced 3/31/2021 via Company Press Release

Astorg, will acquire Opus 2 International

synopsis: Astorg, a global private equity firm, will acquire a majority stake in UK-based Opus 2, the leading provider of integrated software and services for the global legal disputes market. Astorg’s investment will enable Opus 2 to continue to develop its UK market and expand internationally in litigation, arbitration, and other legal practice areas.
buyer: Astorg
Paris-based Astorg is a leading independent private equity firm with over €10 billion of assets under management. Astorg works with entrepreneurs and management teams to acquire market leading global companies and provide them with strategic guidance, governance, and capital. "
target: Opus 2 International
Based in the UK, Opus 2 provides game-changing, cloud-based legal technology and services to connect people, case information, analysis, and data throughout the lifecycle of a dispute. Its secure platform, tailor-made for lawyers, provides a connected and flexible way of working.
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closed 11/23/2015 via BNC Analysis

LexisNexis, acquired Lex Machina, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis, a legal research company, announced that it has acquired Lex Machina, a litigation analytics platform. Lex Machina, founded in 2010, provides analytics primarily around IP litigation, mining data about judges, lawyers, parties and patents to inform lawyers’ litigation strategy.
buyer parent: RELX Group plc
buyer: LexisNexis
LexisNexis is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets. "
target: Lex Machina, Inc.
Lex Machina provides Legal Analytics to companies and law firms, enabling them to craft successful strategies, win cases, and close business. Legal Analytics® combines data and software to provide the winning edge in the highly competitive business and practice of law.
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closed 1/20/2021 via Company Press Release

Questel, acquired doeLegal, LLC.

synopsis: Questel, a world leader in intellectual property and innovation management solutions, has acquired doeLEGAL, an enterprise legal management and eDiscovery legal technology company. doeLEGAL offers cloud-based enterprise legal management, litigation management, and eDsicovery solutions for corporate legal departments and law firms.
buyer parent: Eurazeo
buyer: Questel
Questel is a worldwide leading provider of intellectual property solutions. Questel offers a comprehensive suite of SaaS for searching, analyzing, and managing invention and IP asset, as well as a unique collection of IP databases. "
target: doeLegal, LLC.
doeLEGAL is an enterprise legal management and eDiscovery legal technology company. doeLEGAL offers cloud-based enterprise legal management, litigation management, and eDsicovery solutions for corporate legal departments and law firms. Their solutions help reduce costs and drive successful outcomes.
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closed 6/4/2012 via BusinessWire

LexisNexis, acquired Sanction Solutions

synopsis: LexisNexis® Legal & Professional announced that it has acquired Sanction Solutions®, a leading provider of innovative presentation software and services used by lawyers, paralegals and litigation support directors. Sanction® provides litigators a single resource to quickly assemble documents, exhibits, transcripts, questions, visuals and video.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier
buyer: LexisNexis
LexisNexis® Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. "
target parent: H.I.G. Capital
target: Sanction Solutions
Sanction Solutions provides solutions that organize, manage and present evidence and litigation materials that enable lawyers to present their cases more effectively throughout the litigation process. The Sanction software allows lawyers to create powerful presentations quickly and easily.
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closed 1/7/2009 via BusinessWire

Alexander Gallo Holdings, Inc., acquired Verdict Systems

synopsis: Alexander Gallo Holdings LLC, the nation’s leading provider of court reporting and litigation support services, announced that it has completed an acquisition of Verdict Systems LLC of Tempe, Ariz., developers of the award-winning trial presentation software, Sanction®, and the more comprehensive Verdical® package.
buyer: Alexander Gallo Holdings, Inc.
Alexander Gallo Holdings presently provides verbatim court reporting, video services, and trial presentation services to law firms nationwide. With its focus on providing a consistent level of service and the highest level of technology, Alexander Gallo Holdings is chosen by law firms nationwide. "
target: Verdict Systems
Verdict Systems develops advanced, yet easy-to-use litigation-related software, and offers a variety of support services including video and data conversion. Verdical® provides user-friendly tools for evidence and transcript management, and for presenting cases at trial or arbitration.
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closed 7/24/2006 via BusinessWire

LexisNexis, acquired Dataflight Software, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis announced it has acquired Dataflight Software, Inc. Concordance from Dataflight will be added to the portfolio of specialist litigation services available via the LexisNexis Total Litigator platform.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier plc
buyer: LexisNexis
LexisNexis is a leading provider of information and services solutions, including its flagship Web-based Lexis(R) and Nexis(R) research services, to a wide range of professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets. "
target: Dataflight Software, Inc.
Dataflight Software originated high-performance full-text database management. We're a recognized leader in developing high quality, reliable litigation support software.
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closed 8/21/2020 via Company Press Release

Litera Corp, acquired Allegory

synopsis: Litera, the global leader in solutions that power the legal industry, has acquired Allegory Law, a subsidiary of Integreon, in a move that adds case management to its growing list of capabilities. Allegory is a modern, cloud-based litigation platform designed for complex, document-intensive litigation.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: Litera Corp
Litera is the leading provider of software for law firms and document-intensive organizations across the globe. Its document drafting products empower users to create, proofread, compare, clean, and distribute high-quality content quickly and securely from any device. "
target parent: NewQuest Capital Partners
target: Allegory
Allegory is a cloud-based litigation platform built around the way litigation teams think and work. Its solution interconnects litigation knowledge, including case administration, evidence, witnesses, and case documents. Its solution is accessed from various mobile devices, desktops, and tablets.
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closed 11/28/2017 via BusinessWire

Integreon, Inc., acquired Allegory

synopsis: Global alternative legal services provider Integreon announced it has acquired Allegory, a cloud-based litigation management tool used by many of the most prestigious law firms, corporations, and government agencies in the United States.
buyer parent: NewQuest Capital Partners
buyer: Integreon, Inc.
Integreon is a trusted, global provider of award-winning legal, document, business and research support solutions to leading law firms, corporate legal departments, corporate marketing and strategy groups, financial institutions and professional services firms. "
target: Allegory
Allegory is a cloud-based litigation management tool used by many of the most prestigious law firms, corporations, and government agencies in the United States. Allegory clients include Am Law 100 law firms, litigation boutiques, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies.
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closed 10/13/2021 via BusinessWire

Smokeball, acquired FamilyProperty

synopsis: Smokeball, a cloud-based legal practice management software solution, has acquired FamilyProperty, a software solution for family law professionals. FamilyProperty automates the time-intensive and error-prone aspects of family law matters to equip family law professionals with the tools needed to efficiently run family law matters and mediations.
buyer: Smokeball
Smokeball is a cloud-based legal practice management software solution that automatically records time and activity. Smokeball's legal practice management software features solutions for time tracking, legal document automation, e-filing & electronic signatures, case management, billing, and more. "
target: FamilyProperty
FamilyProperty is a software solution for family law professionals. FamilyProperty automates and streamlines the time-intensive and error-prone aspects of family law matters to equip family law professionals and families with the tools needed to efficiently run family law matters and mediations.
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announced 4/11/2003 via PR Newswire

West Group, will acquire Elite Information Group, Inc.

synopsis: Thomson Corporation and Elite Information Group, Inc. a leading provider of integrated practice and financial management applications for legal and professional services markets, today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement under which Thomson will acquire Elite.
buyer parent: The Thomson Corporation
buyer: West Group
Thomson West is the foremost provider of integrated information solutions to the U.S. legal market. Thomson West is a business within The Thomson Corporation and was formed when West Publishing and Thomson Legal Publishing merged in June 1996. "
target: Elite Information Group, Inc.
Elite is a premier provider of practice management software for professional services firms. The core of our product line includes some of the most sophisticated timekeeping and billing solutions in the world. Elite Information Group, Inc., is a leading provider of integrated practice and financial
price ($mm)
$93
rev ($mm)
$78
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$9
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closed 10/13/2021 via BNC Analysis

LEAP Legal Software, acquired DivorceMate Software Inc.

synopsis: Toronto-based LEAP Group Holdings Inc. has acquired Canadian software company DivorceMate Software Inc. and its subsidiary MySupportCalculator Ltd. DivorceMate is a premier supplier of family law software and is used by thousands of law firms to solve the difficult questions around support and asset splits in family separations.
buyer: LEAP Legal Software
Canada-based LEAP Group Holdings Inc. is a multinational legal tech company that develops productivity solutions for the legal profession across practice management, publishing, financial services as well as client and lawyer collaboration tools. "
target: DivorceMate Software Inc.
DivorceMate Software Inc. is the leading provider of family law software in Canada. DivorceMate's products are cloud-based and include tools for support calculations, forms for completing day-to-day court forms, and precedents for drafting agreements.
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closed 9/2/2021 via PR Web

Centerbase, acquired Family Law Software, Inc.

synopsis: Centerbase has acquired Family Law Software, the leading workflow software for family law legal practices. With this acquisition, Centerbase expands its already robust practice management, billing, and accounting product to better serve the complex workflow of family practice attorneys.
buyer: Centerbase
Centerbase is a cloud-based legal operations system that empowers midsize law firms to run their practice with confidence. It’s a highly scalable and configurable system that liberates legal teams from manual work by automating routine tasks and connecting them in a single collaborative work space. "
target: Family Law Software, Inc.
Family Law Software is the leading workflow software for divorce professionals. Thousands of divorce professionals and individuals facing divorce use Family Law Software to automate financial forms and calculations related to divorce proceedings.
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closed 4/15/2019 via BNC Analysis

Advanced, acquired Oyez Professional Services Ltd.

synopsis: Advanced, the UK’s third largest provider of business software and services, has acquired Oyez Professional Services from Spicers-OfficeTeam Group (SPOT), a leading wholesaler of office supplies in the UK. Oyez Professional Services is a UK-based provider of specialist products and services to legal and professional firms.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Advanced
Advanced is a provider of healthcare, enterprise, and other business solutions and services to the public and private sectors. Their healthcare portfolio includes patient care management and clinical software solutions, while its enterprise suite includes financial management, HR, payroll, and CRM. "
target parent: Better Capital, Ltd.
target: Oyez Professional Services Ltd.
Oyez Professional Services is a UK-based provider of specialist products and services to legal and professional firms. Their OyezForms solution is a feature-rich forms system that helps firms save hours of time whilst providing completed documents that are correct and compliant.
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announced 7/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Law Business Research, will acquire Globe Business Media Group

synopsis: Law Business Research, a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, announced that it will acquire Globe Business Media Group. Globe is a leading provider of business intelligence for the international legal and intellectual property markets and produces vital, timely and actionable commercial insights for its clients.
buyer parent: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
buyer: Law Business Research
Based in the UK, Law Business Research provides information services to the international legal community through a portfolio of physical and online publications and research tools. The Company specializes in making hard-to-find, complicated material accessible to its users. "
target: Globe Business Media Group
Based in the UK, Globe Business Media Group is a leading provider of business intelligence for the international legal and intellectual property markets and produces vital, timely and actionable commercial insights for its clients.
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closed 6/6/2007 via BusinessWire

Applied Discovery, Inc., acquired Image Capture Engineering, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis, a leading provider of information and services solutions, today announced that LexisNexis® Applied Discovery® has acquired Image Capture Engineering, Inc. – the industry pioneer and market leader in the development of discovery document processing software. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier plc
buyer: Applied Discovery, Inc.
Applied Discovery is the leading provider of electronic discovery services to the country's top law firms and corporations. Our company was founded on the belief that someday, virtually 100 percent of all new documents would be created and stored electronically. "
target: Image Capture Engineering, Inc.
Image Capture Engineering is a software builder and systems integrator for document imaging applications specific to the legal and architectural industries and international corporations. We create image files for import to virtually any file format and can capture images from any size original.
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closed 9/28/2006 via PR Newswire

Thomson West, acquired LiveNote Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: The Thomson Corporation has acquired LiveNote Technologies, the legal market's leading provider of transcript and evidence management software to litigators and court reporters. LiveNote, based in San Francisco, will be aligned with Thomson West, and is seen as a powerful complement to West's market-leading suite of litigation solutions.
buyer parent: The Thomson Corporation
buyer: Thomson West
Thomson West is the foremost provider of integrated information solutions to the U.S. legal market. Thomson West is a business within The Thomson Corporation and was formed when West Publishing and Thomson Legal Publishing merged in June 1996. "
target: LiveNote Technologies, Inc.
LiveNote is the legal industry's benchmark for evidence management software and services. Its flagship transcript management software is used by 83 percent of the top-200 U.S. law firms.
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