Like Discovery Cracker

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 2/9/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Veristar LLC, acquired Planet Data

synopsis: Veristar, a premier legal services delivery firm, announced the acquisition of Planet Data, a company that addresses today’s eDiscovery and contract management challenges with a combination of cutting-edge technology, forward thinking and a team of subject matter experts.
buyer: Veristar LLC
Veristar is a premier legal services delivery firm that offers services in e-discovery, forensics, document review and legal staffing. Legal teams in corporations and law firms trust Veristar to help them navigate even the most complex data projects. "
target: Planet Data
Planet Data addresses today’s eDiscovery and contract management challenges with a combination of cutting-edge technology, forward thinking and a team of subject matter experts.
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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 10/4/2016 via PR Newswire

Special Counsel, acquired D4 LLC

synopsis: Special Counsel, the leading provider of legal staffing and eDiscovery solutions, announced the acquisition of D4, LLC, a leader in eDiscovery managed services, information governance, computer forensics and deposition solutions. Together, they will offer comprehensive eDiscovery and litigation support across an international footprint.
buyer parent: Adecco Group
buyer: Special Counsel
Special Counsel is the largest provider of legal staffing services to corporate legal departments and law firms nationwide. "
target: D4 LLC
D4 is a national provider of electronic discovery, computer forensics, information security and management, and deposition services to law firms and corporations, and has been instrumental in helping customers realize up to a 70% cost reduction over previous eDiscovery solutions.
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$30
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closed 9/30/2016 via Company Press Release

DTI Global, Harvest Partners Inc., acquired Epiq Systems, Inc.

synopsis: DTI, a global legal process outsourcing (LPO) company, and Epiq Systems, Inc. announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Epiq (through DTI) by OMERS Private Equity and Harvest Partners. Epiq is a leading global provider of integrated technology and services for the legal profession.
buyer: Harvest Partners Inc.
buyer: DTI Global
OMERS Private Equity is a private equity firm specializing in buyouts of middle market, later stage, and mature companies. Harvest Partners is a leading private equity investment firm that pursues management buyouts of middle market companies. "
target: Epiq Systems, Inc. (EPIQ:$529.71)
Epiq Systems is a leading global provider of integrated technology solutions for the legal profession. Its solutions streamline the administration of bankruptcy, litigation, financial transactions and regulatory compliance matters.
price ($mm)[EV]
$626 [$1,004]
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$530
EBITDA ($mm)
$87
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closed 11/29/2012 via Market Wire

Document Technologies, Inc., acquired Fios, Inc.

synopsis: DTI, the nation's largest independent provider of discovery services, facilities management, and knowledge process outsourcing, announced its acquisition of Fios, Inc., a pioneering firm in electronic discovery and one of the industry's most recognized brands. Effective immediately, the company will be known as "Fios, A DTI Company."
buyer parent: Harvest Partners Inc.
buyer: Document Technologies, Inc.
Document Technologies, Inc. is the nation's largest independent provider of e-discovery, managed document review, facilities management and knowledge process outsourcing. The company serves the nation's leading law firms and Fortune 500 corporations through its 28 highly secure service centers. "
target: Fios, Inc.
Fios, Inc. provides legal teams with flexible electronic discovery services and technologies that deliver the speed and the quality necessary to cull, analyze, review and produce electronically stored information with confidence.
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announced 2/8/2012 via BusinessWire

Guidance Software, will acquire CaseCentral, Inc.

synopsis: Guidance Software, Inc., the industry leader in digital investigative solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held CaseCentral, Inc., a leader in the electronic discovery (e-discovery) market for Cloud-based review and production software.
buyer: Guidance Software (GUID:$111.51)
Guidance Software is the industry leader in digital investigative solutions. Its EnCase® platform provides the foundation for government, corporate and law enforcement organizations to conduct thorough, network-enabled, and court-validated computer investigations of any kind. "
target: CaseCentral, Inc.
Founded in 1994, CaseCentral is the leader in secure, cloud-based eDiscovery software for corporations and law firms to simplify electronic discovery (e-Discovery) in response to litigation, regulatory inquiries and internal investigations.
price ($mm)[EV]
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$20
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$2
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38.3x
closed 3/6/2013 via PR Web

eDirect Impact, LLC merged with Elijah Technologies Ltd.,

synopsis: Elijah Technologies Ltd., an industry leader in computer forensic and eDiscovery services headquartered in Chicago, has merged with eDirect Impact LLC, a Houston-based developer of eDiscovery project management software and provider of eDiscovery and SaaS hosting services.
buyer: Elijah Technologies Ltd.
Elijah Technologies, an industry leader in computer forensic and eDiscovery services, provides expert guidance regarding the most expeditious and economical manner in which to produce electronic documents, and identifying important issues relating to evidence. "
target: eDirect Impact, LLC
eDirect Impact LLC is a Houston-based developer of eDiscovery project management software and provider of eDiscovery and SaaS hosting services to law firms and corporate counsel departments. Their services include discovery workflow management solutions and litigation data hosting services.
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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 12/2/2020 via PR Newswire

TCDI, acquired Cicayda, LLC

synopsis: Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI), a leading provider of legal services, software and cybersecurity, has acquired Cicayda LLC, a provider of eDiscovery solutions for complex legal discovery. Cicayda's cloud-based iDiscovery platform enables legal professionals to control their data, review documents, and automate legal holds.
buyer: TCDI
Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI) is a provider of eDiscovery, litigation management, forensics, cybersecurity and document review services. TCDI offers eDiscovery and Litigation Management software. Their cybersecurity services include penetration testing, virtual CISO, and more. "
target: Cicayda, LLC
Cicayda is a provider of eDiscovery solutions for complex legal discovery. Cicayda's cloud-based iDiscovery platform enables legal professionals to control their data, review documents, and automate legal holds. Their solutions drive greater efficiency and lower costs for clients.
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closed 10/4/2012 via BusinessWire

TransPerfect Legal Solutions, acquired Digital Reef, Inc.

synopsis: TransPerfect Legal Solutions, a leading global provider of legal support services, announced the acquisition of Boston-based Digital Reef, Inc. Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider for corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with complex discovery requirements.
buyer parent: TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
buyer: TransPerfect Legal Solutions
TransPerfect Legal Solutions (TLS) is an industry leader in global legal support. Founded in 1992, TLS offers a full suite of services, including digital forensics and e-discovery, web-based hosting and review, legal staffing, language services, court reporting, and paper discovery and production. "
target: Digital Reef, Inc.
Named a Market Leader in IDC’s 2011 MarketScape of stand-alone ECA applications, Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider helping corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with their largest and most complex eDiscovery matters.
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closed 8/12/2009 via PR Newswire

Renew Data Corp., acquired Digital Mandate, LLC

synopsis: RenewData(R), a leading provider of services for the discovery, archiving, and governance of electronically stored information (ESI), announced it has successfully completed an acquisition of Digital Mandate, provider of discovery lifecycle management solutions including Vestigate(TM) document review software.
buyer: Renew Data Corp.
RenewData is a trusted provider of services for the discovery, archiving, and governance of electronically stored information (ESI) to help law firms, corporations, and government agencies proactively manage the inherent risks associated with ESI. "
target: Digital Mandate, LLC
Digital Mandate is a leading provider of Discovery Lifecycle Management solutions used for the retention, acquisition, processing, review and production of documentary evidence required by the legal and compliance marketplaces.
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closed 8/4/2008 via PR Newswire

Interwoven, Inc., acquired Discovery Mining Inc.

synopsis: Interwoven, Inc. a global leader in content management solutions, announced that it has closed the acquisition of Discovery Mining, Inc., a leading provider of software and services for eDiscovery to professional services firms and corporations.
buyer: Interwoven, Inc. (IWOV:$0.00)
Interwoven is a global leader in content management solutions. Interwoven's software and services enable organizations to effectively leverage content to drive business growth by improving the customer experience, increasing collaboration, and streamlining business processes in dynamic environments."
target: Discovery Mining Inc.
Discovery Mining is a leading provider of Automated Discovery software as a service that stores, categorizes, searches and presents documents to organizations involved in litigation, investigation, regulatory response, or mergers & acquisitions.
price ($mm)
$29
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$10
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announced 6/11/2008 via PR Newswire

Attenex Corporation will be merged with FTI Consulting, Inc.,

synopsis: FTI Consulting, Inc. the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, has completed its acquisition of Attenex Corporation, a leading eDiscovery software provider, for $88 million in cash, as previously announced.
buyer: FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN:$2,406.04)
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. "
target: Attenex Corporation
Attenex is a Seattle-based business-to-business software company providing software applications, system integration services, and best practices focused on achieving a tenfold increase in productivity in document-intensive processes in the legal profession.
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$88
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closed 3/7/2008 via BNC Analysis

Stroz Friedberg LLC, acquired Docuity, Inc.

synopsis: Stroz Friedberg, a leading consulting and technical services firm announced the acquisition of Docuity, a provider of advanced electronic discovery technology solutions.
buyer: Stroz Friedberg LLC
Stroz Friedberg, LLC is a leading consulting and technical services firm specializing in digital forensics, electronic discovery solutions, data breach and computer crime response, cyber security, internet investigations, anti- money laundering, and online and corporate investigations. "
target: Docuity, Inc.
Docuity is a leading provider of Targeted Discovery Solutions designed to service both law firms and in-house counsel as well as corporate business managers and IT executives.
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closed 10/30/2018 via BusinessWire

Consilio, acquired DiscoverReady

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review, risk management, and legal consulting services, has announced it has acquired DiscoverReady, a premier eDiscovery, document review, and compliance solutions provider.
buyer parent: GI Partners
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 parent: H.I.G. Capital
target: DiscoverReady
DiscoverReady is a leading Information Intelligence solution provider specializing in legal, compliance, and governance. Their innovative solutions allow global corporations and law firms to derive business value from information assets, secure and protect data, and more.
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closed 6/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Reveal Data Corporation, acquired Mindseye Solutions

synopsis: Reveal Data Corporation, a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services, has acquired Mindseye Solutions, a complimentary software solution. Mindseye delivers an eDiscovery management platform that enables organizations to simultaneously manage all of their legal, regulatory and investigative matters within one application.
buyer: Reveal Data Corporation
Reveal is a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services. Its eDiscovery software platform offers processing, early case assessment, review and AI capabilities, combining an intuitive user interface with a robust Software as a Service platform designed for scale and speed. "
target: Mindseye Solutions
Mindseye Solutions delivers the industry's leading enterprise-class eDiscovery management platform that enables organizations to simultaneously manage all of their legal, regulatory and investigative matters with a single application.
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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 6/23/2015 via BusinessWire

Inventus, LLC, acquired Kooby LLP

synopsis: Inventus Solutions, Inc., a top-tier international legal process outsourcing services provider to Fortune 1000 corporations, global law firms and government agencies, announced it has acquired Kooby LLP, a UK-based software development company focused on providing leading project management solutions for complex eDiscovery matters.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is an international discovery management practice focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process through the effective use of leading technology solutions. "
target: Kooby LLP
Kooby is a software provider specializing in the custom development of legal support applications. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in the UK, Kooby has developed a unique project management system called Advanced Management Platform (“AMP”).
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closed 6/9/2014 via Market Wire

Mitratech, Inc., purchased TeamConnect Legal Hold from Kiersted Systems

synopsis: Mitratech announced that it will acquire TeamConnect Legal Hold developed by Kiersted Systems. TeamConnect Legal Hold helps corporate legal departments fulfill the duty to preserve using a defensible methodology to automate the costly, time-consuming and highly sensitive legal hold management component of one's eDiscovery initiative.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech provides the enterprise legal management software that manages legal processes and GRC. Their TeamConnect platform is proven to automate and streamline matter management, e-billing, legal hold and compliance activities, resulting in reduced spend, improved productivity and risk mitigation."
seller: Kiersted Systems
Kiersted Systems' TeamConnect Legal hold helps corporate legal departments fulfill the duty to preserve using a defensible methodology to automate the costly, time-consuming and highly sensitive legal hold management component of one's eDiscovery initiative.
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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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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 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 10/26/2022 via BNC Analysis

Leap Legal Software Ireland Limited, acquired eXpd8 Limited

synopsis: Leap Legal Software Limited, the world’s largest provider of legal practice management software for law firms, has acquired eXpd8 Software, a provider of case management software.
buyer: Leap Legal Software Ireland Limited
Leap Legal Software Limited is a global software development company headquartered in Sydney, NSW, Australia, and opened its Ireland office in 2018. LEAP is the world’s largest provider of legal practice management software for law firms. "
target: eXpd8 Limited
eXpd8 Software is the trusted solution that has powered over 800+ professional services firms and government bodies for over 20 years. It allows business leaders to manage cases effectively and better support clients.
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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)
$78
EBITDA ($mm)
$9
EV / rev
1.2x
EV / EBITDA
10.4x
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 3/15/2022 via BNC Analysis

Epiq Systems, Inc., acquired Fireman & Company

synopsis: Epiq, a global technology-enabled services leader to the legal industry and corporations, announced that it has acquired Fireman & Company, a leading legal industry management consulting firm. Fireman & Company advises the world’s most innovative law firms and corporations.
buyer: Epiq Systems, Inc. (EPIQ:$529.71)
Epiq, a global leader in the legal services industry, takes on large-scale, increasingly complex tasks for corporate counsel, law firms, and business professionals with efficiency, clarity, and confidence. "
target: Fireman & Company
Fireman & Company is a legal industry-focused management consulting firm. They are advisors to the world’s most innovative law firms and corporations, and their mission is to help clients make substantial, distinctive, and lasting improvements in performance.
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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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