law solutions

closed 11/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Transom Capital Group, acquired BridgeTower Media

synopsis: Transom Capital Group, a leading operations-focused middle market private equity firm, announced it has acquired BridgeTower Media, a leading provider of B2B information, research, events, and marketing solutions across more than 25 U.S. markets and industries.
buyer: Transom Capital Group
Transom is an operations-focused private equity firm in the middle market with more than $500M in assets under management. The firm's methodology and industry expertise create improved operational efficiency, significant top-line growth, and distinctive outcomes. "
target parent: Gannett Co., Inc.
target: BridgeTower Media
BridgeTower Media is a leading provider of business information, events and marketing services for the legal, financial, construction and government sectors in more than 20 local and regional markets across the United States.
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closed 12/31/2010 via PR Newswire

Symphony Technology Group, purchased Employer Services & Litigation Support from CoreLogic, Inc.

synopsis: CoreLogic, a leading provider of information, analytics and business services, has announced the closing of the previously announced sale of its Employer Services and Litigation Support businesses to Symphony Technology Group (STG) for all-cash proceeds of $265 million.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Symphony Technology Group (STG) is a strategic private equity firm with the mission of investing in and building great software and services companies. STG also provides transformation expertise to enable its companies to deliver maximum value to their clients. "
seller: CoreLogic, Inc. (CLGX:$1,642.38)
CoreLogic is a provider of consumer, financial and property information, analytics and services to business and government. CoreLogic develops predictive decision analytics and provides business services that bring dynamic insight and transparency to the markets it serves.
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$265
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closed 11/6/2016 via GlobeNewswire

FRONTEO, Inc., acquired Essential Discovery

synopsis: FRONTEO, Inc., a leading provider of global eDiscovery, managed review solutions and big data analysis services utilizing artificial intelligence technology, announced the acquisition of managed review provider Essential Discovery, Inc, a boutique discovery firm with specialization in document review across the United States.
buyer: FRONTEO, Inc. (TSE:2158:$110.45)
FRONTEO, Inc., is a publicly traded global technology and services company specializing in big data, artificial intelligence, information governance, managed review, and litigation consulting for the eDiscovery market. "
target: Essential Discovery
Essential Discovery’s managed document review offering integrates technology, people, and process to dramatically decrease expenses while at the same time increasing the quality and efficacy of a review project.
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closed 4/17/2018 via Company Press Release

GI Partners, acquired Consilio

synopsis: GI Partners, a leading private investment firm, announced that it has acquired Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review, and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services, and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise.
buyer: GI Partners
GI Partners is a private investment firm. The firm has raised $16 billion in capital from leading institutional investors across the globe. GI Partners' private equity team focuses on investments in the IT Infrastructure, Healthcare, Software, and Services sectors. "
target parent: Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc.
target: Consilio
Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise.
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closed 9/8/2016 via BusinessWire

Consilio, acquired EQD

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services, has announced the acquisition of EQD, a Houston-based eDiscovery, document review and litigation support services provider. EQD delivers a wide range of offerings for litigation and internal investigations, as well as government and regulatory requests.
buyer parent: Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc.
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise. "
target: EQD
EQD provides preservation tools, forensic collections and investigations, electronic discovery, project management, managed document review services and attorney staffing. EQD’s electronic discovery software platform combines the power of advanced legal technology with cloud computing.
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closed 8/5/2015 via PE Hub

Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc., acquired Consilio

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery and Document Review Services, has announced a new partnership with Los Angeles-based private equity firm Shamrock Capital Advisors. Under the terms of the partnership, Shamrock will take a majority position in Consilio and current owner Symphony Technology Group will divest its position.
buyer: Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc.
Shamrock Capital Advisors is a Los Angeles based private equity firm with over $700 million of capital under management. The firm invests exclusively in the media, entertainment, and communications sectors. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: Consilio
Consilio is an international eDiscovery and Document Review Service provider with extensive experience in litigation, antitrust, second requests, and internal and regulatory investigations.
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closed 5/22/2017 via Market Wire

Advanced Discovery, acquired ALTEP, Inc.

synopsis: Advanced Discovery, a global eDiscovery and litigation support provider, announced the company has acquired Altep, Inc., a leader and innovator in eDiscovery, compliance and cybersecurity.
buyer parent: Trivest Partners, L.P.
buyer: Advanced Discovery
Advanced Discovery is an award-winning and leading global eDiscovery and litigation support provider, partnering with law firms and corporations since 2002 to find what matters, when it matters. "
target: ALTEP, Inc.
Altep, Inc. is a leader and innovator in eDiscovery, compliance and cybersecurity. For over 23 years, Altep has assisted Fortune 100 corporations and Am Law 100 firms with complex, data-driven eDiscovery initiatives.
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closed 5/1/2008 via

Navigant Consulting, acquired Chicago Partners

synopsis: Navigant Consulting, Inc. a global consulting firm providing dispute, investigative, operational, risk management and financial advisory solutions, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Chicago Partners, LLC, a leading Chicago-based economic and financial analysis consulting firm.
buyer: Navigant Consulting (NCI:$728.72)
Navigant Consulting, Inc. is a specialized independent consulting firm providing dispute, financial, regulatory and operational advisory services to government agencies, legal counsel and large companies facing the challenges of uncertainty, risk, distress and significant change. "
target: Chicago Partners
Chicago Partners provides economic and financial analyses of legal and business issues for law firms, corporations and government agencies. The Chicago Partners team includes more than 90 leading academic and industry professional consultants, with backgrounds in economics, accounting and finance.
price ($mm)
$100
rev ($mm)
$46
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2.2x
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closed 3/10/2016 via Company Press Release

Econveyance, acquired Dye & Durham Corporation

synopsis: OneMove Technologies Inc., the providers of Western Canada’s most popular conveyancing software solution econveyance™, announced that it has acquired 100 percent of Dye & Durham Corporation. The company is the most comprehensive supplier of registry and legal support services in Western Canada.
buyer parent: Information Services Corporation
buyer: Econveyance (OMOVF:$2.00)
econveyance (also known as OneMove Technologies Inc.) is the leading provider of web-based real estate transaction platforms and the creator of the largest and fastest growing online community of conveyancing professionals. "
target: Dye & Durham Corporation (TSX:DND:$234.31)
Dye & Durham Corporation is the most comprehensive supplier of worldwide registry and legal support services in Canada. Founded in 1874 and employing over 150 people, Dye & Durham is one of British Columbia’s most historic employers and principal electronic filers.
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closed 3/18/2020 via PR Web

Uptime Legal Systems, acquired Inbound Law Marketing

synopsis: Uptime Legal Systems, a leading provider of technology services to law firms, has acquired Inbound Law Marketing, a leading digital law firm marketing agency that specializes in SEO, inbound marketing campaigns, and website design for law firms.
buyer: Uptime Legal Systems
Uptime Legal Systems helps law firms manage and grow their practice by delivering world-class cloud, legal technology, and marketing services. As a full-spectrum provider, Uptime's offerings include Private Cloud for law firms, Document Management, and Internet Marketing. "
target: Inbound Law Marketing
Inbound Law Marketing was founded in 2009 with a singular focus to deliver proven digital marketing strategies for law firms in North America. The Inbound team specializes in Search Engine Optimization, inbound marketing campaigns, and website design for law firms.
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announced 9/24/2014 via BNC Analysis

Infinite Public Relations LLC will be merged with Spada,

synopsis: Spada is to merge with US legal specialist, Infinite PR, in a move that will create a transatlantic consultancy. Infinite Public Relations (IPR) was founded in 2001 as a professional services and litigation/crisis communication PR firm. Spada is the UK's premier professional services PR and research consultancy.
buyer: Spada
Spada is the UK's premier professional services PR and research consultancy, serving legal, accountancy, property, construction, insurance, wealth/asset management and actuarial firms and a wide array of professional bodies. "
target: Infinite Public Relations LLC
Infinite Public Relations (IPR) was founded in 2001 as a professional services and litigation/crisis communication PR firm. For more than a decade, IPR’s team members have worked with many of the world's best known law, financial services, accounting, and consulting firms.
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closed 10/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Permira, acquired Centro de Estudios Garrigues

synopsis: Permira, a global investment firm, has acquired a majority stake in Centro de Estudios Garrigues from Garrigues, an international legal and tax services firm. Centro de Estudios Garrigues is a training centre in Spain. The centre provides training for law and business. They offer programs for business law practice, tax advice, HR, and more.
buyer: Permira
Permira is a global investment firm. Founded in 1985, the firm advises funds with a total committed capital of approximately US$38.5bn (€33bn) and makes long-term investments, including majority control investments as well as strategic minority investments. "
target parent: Garrigues
target: Centro de Estudios Garrigues
Centro de Estudios Garrigues is a leading training centre in Spain. Centro de Estudios Garrigues provides specialized training for law and business. They offer programs for business law practice, tax advice, human resources, compensation and benefits, corporate compliance, and more.
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closed 8/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

Trozzolo Communications Group, acquired Proventus Consulting LLC

synopsis: Trozzolo Communications Group has acquired Proventus Consulting, a marketing, public relations and business development consultancy that serves the legal industry. This enables the two groups to combine their shared interests, expertise and resources to position Proventus as the legal industry’s leading marketing and public relations consultancy.
buyer: Trozzolo Communications Group
Trozzolo Communications Group is an award-winning, independent marketing communications agency specializing in advertising, branding, public relations and digital. Headquartered in downtown Kansas City, Trozzolo Communications Group employs 65 associates. "
target: Proventus Consulting LLC
Proventus Consulting is a marketing, public relations and business development consultancy that specifically serves the legal industry and represents several of the world’s largest law firms, as well as the legal community’s most well-regarded boutiques.
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closed 12/12/2011 via PE Hub

Royalton Partners Limited, acquired IUS Software d.o.o.

synopsis: Royalton Capital Investors II L.P., a private equity fund, announced that it has acquired in a proprietary transaction via IUS Legal and Business Solutions B.V., its Dutch holding company, an indirect stake of 70% of IUS Software d.o.o., Slovenia’s leading online information provider to legal and business professionals.
buyer: Royalton Partners Limited
Royalton Partners is a private equity, mid-cap development capital and buy-out manager, specializing in the new EU member and candidate states. Nigel Williams and Ivan Vohlmuth, the founding partners, manage the firm from offices in Warsaw, Prague and Zurich. "
target: IUS Software d.o.o.
IUS Software d.o.o. is Slovenia’s leading online information provider to legal and business professionals. The IUS Group operates in Ljubljana and Zagreb offering a full range of on-line services, through its legal, finance and tax portals.
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closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Editions Lefebvre Sarrut SA, acquired Giuffrè Editore

synopsis: Editions Lefebvre Sarrut (ELS), an active legal and fiscal professional publishing group in Europe, has acquired 100% of Giuffrè Editore, an Italian publishing house founded in Milan in 1931. With a catalog of over 15,000 titles, Giuffrè Editore is one of the market leaders in Italy in professional publishing for legal and tax professionals.
buyer: Editions Lefebvre Sarrut SA
Editions Lefebvre Sarrut (ELS) is a European group that provides professional publishing and training to legal and tax professionals. Their training entities are composed of 150 employees, trainers, computer staff, commercial, marketing and support teams. "
target: Giuffrè Editore
Founded in 1931, Giuffrè Editore is one of the market leaders in Italy in professional publishing for legal and tax professionals. With a catalog of over 15,000 titles, Giuffrè Editore has been a partner to legal and tax professionals for over 80 years.
price ($mm)
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$52
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$8
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closed 5/20/2009 via BusinessWire

US Investigations Services, Inc., acquired Labat-Anderson, Inc.

synopsis: US Investigations Services, Inc., the largest commercial provider of security investigation services to the federal government, announced the acquisition of Labat-Anderson, a professional services firm serving government agencies in the areas of litigation support and information systems and services.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: US Investigations Services, Inc.
USIS helps businesses, federal agencies, and institutions protect critical assets, evaluate information, and identify and mitigate risk. The company offers a broad range of services including pre-employment and drug screening services, background investigations, business intelligence. "
target: Labat-Anderson, Inc.
Labat-Anderson, Inc. is a worldwide consulting firm specializing in information systems and services, environmental services, and litigation support.
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closed 4/8/2004 via PR Newswire

Wadsworth Group, acquired Copperhouse Publishing Company

synopsis: Thomson Higher Education, a global provider of teaching materials for higher education and part of The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC - News; TSX: TOC - News), today announced the acquisition of all criminal justice titles from Copperhouse Publishing Company.
buyer parent: The Thomson Corporation
buyer: Wadsworth Group
Thomson Higher Education/Thomson Wadsworth is part of the Thomson Corporation and is a worldwide provider of higher education textbooks, software, and Internet materials for the humanities, social sciences, and behavioral sciences. Wadsworth develops comprehensive learning solutions for instructors "
target: Copperhouse Publishing Company
Copperhouse Publishing Company publishes titles in criminal justice, criminology, security, and corrections, as well as its manuals for police academies and advanced officer training.
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closed 12/1/2008 via Company Press Release

Carswell, acquired Cyberbahn Group

synopsis: Carswell, Canada’s leading provider of intelligent information and research solutions to the legal, finance and human resources markets has acquired Cyberbahn Group, the leading online corporate solutions and litigation support services provider for law firms, government agencies, financial institutions and the broader business community.
buyer parent: Thomson Reuters
buyer: Carswell
Since 1864, Carswell has been providing the information tools and resources professionals need to better serve their customers. Carswell provides intelligent information in a range of formats, including books, looseleaf services, journals, newsletters, CD-ROMs and online. "
target: Cyberbahn Group
The Cyberbahn Group delivers definitive solutions to the legal, government, financial and business communities, focusing on the implementation of technology that transforms clients’ business environments.
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closed 4/4/2016 via BNC Analysis

BSI Group, acquired Espion

synopsis: BSI, the business standards company, announced the acquisition of Espion Ltd, experts at managing and securing corporate information, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Espion provides information governance, eDiscovery, and business support services to legal advisers.
buyer: BSI Group
BSI (British Standards Institution) is a global organization that equips businesses with the necessary solutions to turn standards of best practice into habits of excellence. It was the world’s first National Standards Body and a founding member of the International Organization for Standardization."
target: Espion
Espion provides information governance, eDiscovery, and business support services to legal advisers. The company offers information governance solutions, including information identification discovery and analysis, information risk management, information security management, and much more.
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closed 1/28/2016 via PR Newswire

OmniVere, acquired Kiersted Systems

synopsis: OmniVere LLC, a global services firm responding to data risk management challenges, announced that it has acquired Kiersted Systems LP, a leader in electronic discovery and legal technology consulting.
buyer: OmniVere
OmniVere combines cutting-edge technology and world-class services to help clients manage the entire eDiscovery cycle. OmniVere is uniquely positioned to manage any organization's Legal Risk and Compliance (LRC) and big-data needs. "
target: Kiersted Systems
Kiersted Systems is a leader in electronic discovery and legal technology consulting, offering customized solutions to help businesses of all sizes manage the complexities of today’s legal environment.
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CoreLogic, Inc.

Essential Discovery

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EQD

Consilio

ALTEP, Inc.

Chicago Partners

Dye & Durham Corporation

Inbound Law Marketing

Infinite Public Relations LLC

Centro de Estudios Garrigues

Proventus Consulting LLC

IUS Software d.o.o.

Giuffrè Editore

Labat-Anderson, Inc.

Copperhouse Publishing Company

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Kiersted Systems

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