Like ACT Litigation Services, Inc.

closed 7/25/2011 via BusinessWire

DiscoverReady, acquired ACT Litigation Services, Inc.

synopsis: The Dolan Company announced that its DiscoverReady subsidiary had completed a significant strategic expansion in the electronic discovery sector with the acquisition of the assets of ACT Litigation Services. ACT specializes in providing technology and process solutions to clients with electronic discovery needs.
buyer parent: The Dolan Company
buyer: DiscoverReady
DiscoverReady is a majority-owned subsidiary of The Dolan Company, a leading provider of professional services and business information to the legal, financial and real estate sectors. "
target: ACT Litigation Services, Inc.
ACT Litigation Services, Inc. is one of the country’s oldest and most successful complex litigation automation firms. It provides end-to-end discovery services–from collection through production, including document review–to major corporations and law firms.
price ($mm)
$65
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/11/2020 via BusinessWire

UnitedLex Corporation, purchased DSAI from Paul Hastings LLP

synopsis: UnitedLex, a technology and legal services company, announced the acquisition of Paul Hastings’ Data Science, Analysis, and Investigations (DSAI) team and its AI-empowered technology services group. Paul Hastings LLP is an international law firm with 22 offices worldwide.
buyer: UnitedLex Corporation
UnitedLex is a technology and legal services company committed to delivering full-scale Digital Legal Transformation. UnitedLex was founded with a singular mission to improve the performance of leading corporations, law firms, and academic institutions. "
seller: Paul Hastings LLP
The acquisition includes Paul Hastings’ Data Science, Analysis, and Investigations (DSAI) team and its AI-empowered technology services group. Paul Hastings LLP is an international law firm with 22 offices worldwide.
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closed 1/15/2020 via Company Press Release

Kroll Inc., acquired RP Digital Security Pte Ltd

synopsis: Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps, a global leader in risk mitigation, investigations, compliance, cyber resilience, security and incident response solutions, announced that it has acquired RP Digital Security, a Singapore-headquartered leader in computer forensic investigations, digital security and eDiscovery services.
buyer parent: Duff & Phelps Corp.
buyer: Kroll Inc.
Kroll is the leading global provider of risk solutions. For more than 45 years, Kroll has helped clients make confident risk management decisions about people, assets, operations and security through a wide range of investigations, cyber security, due diligence and compliance. "
target: RP Digital Security Pte Ltd
RP Digital Security is a Singapore-headquartered leader in computer forensic investigations, digital security and eDiscovery services. RP Digital Security serves some of the largest law firms, financial institutions and insurance providers in the region.
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closed 11/28/2018 via Company Press Release

QDiscovery, acquired Evidox

synopsis: QDiscovery, a leading eDiscovery and digital forensic solutions provider, announced the acquisition of Evidox. Evidox is a high-quality provider of eDiscovery and litigation technology services including preservation, collection, processing, hosting, production and presentation of electronic evidence.
buyer: QDiscovery
QDiscovery is a premier provider of electronic discovery and digital forensic services across the entire Electronic Discovery Reference Model spectrum. Their team serves corporations, law firms and government enterprises, helping them manage complex matters and reduce the expense of litigation. "
target: Evidox
Evidox is a high-quality provider of eDiscovery and litigation technology services including preservation, collection, processing, hosting, production and presentation of electronic evidence.
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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 2/21/2018 via GlobeNewswire

CertaTech Solutions, acquired Clearwater Legal

synopsis: CertaTech Solutions, a leading provider of comprehensive eDiscovery and legal consulting solutions as well as information governance, analytics and investigations, announced its acquisition of Clearwater Legal, a managed document review services and legal staffing specialist based in Washington, D.C.
buyer: CertaTech Solutions
CertaTech Solutions is a leading provider of comprehensive eDiscovery and legal consulting solutions as well as information governance, analytics and investigations. "
target: Clearwater Legal
Clearwater Legal is a nation-wide provider of document review services, integrated e-discovery and specialized legal staffing solutions. As a growth-oriented, private company, they are exceptionally responsive and flexible in meeting client demands.
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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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/12/2015 via BusinessWire

HAYSTACKID, acquired Flex Discovery

synopsis: HAYSTACKID, an international eDiscovery and digital forensics solutions provider, announced it has acquired the privately-held company, FLEX Discovery. The company is a managed service provider focused on streamlining the discovery process during information-intensive litigation scenarios via electronic and paper discovery services.
buyer: HAYSTACKID
HAYSTACKID provides corporate customers and their counsel with low-cost predictability options that allow accurate budgeting and forecasting of their discovery expenses without the additional cost of software, hardware or implementation fees. "
target: Flex Discovery
Flex Discovery is a managed service provider (MSP) with an exclusive focus on helping corporate legal departments and law firms streamline the discovery process in information-intensive litigation matters and investigations.
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closed 1/16/2014 via Market Wire

Document Technologies, Inc., acquired Applied Discovery, Inc.

synopsis: DTI, the nation's largest privately held independent provider of e-discovery, legal process outsourcing and facilities management services, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Applied Discovery, one of the most established e-discovery brands in the market.
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 parent: Siris Capital Group
target: Applied Discovery, Inc.
Applied Discovery is a worldwide electronic discovery leader offering multinational collection, early case assessment (ECA), data analysis, processing, review, and production services for law firms, corporations, and government agencies.
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closed 1/9/2012 via BNC Analysis

Siris Capital Group, acquired Applied Discovery, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis has sold its Applied Discovery division to equity firm Siris Capital. Applied Discovery is a worldwide electronic discovery leader offering multinational collection, early case assessment, data analysis, processing, review, and production services for law firms, corporations, and government agencies.
buyer: Siris Capital Group
Siris Capital is a private equity firm specializing in buyouts. It seeks to invest in companies in the healthcare, technology, and telecommunication sectors. The firm was founded in 2011 and is based in New York, New York. "
target parent: Reed Elsevier
target: Applied Discovery, Inc.
Applied Discovery is a worldwide electronic discovery leader offering multinational collection, early case assessment (ECA), data analysis, processing, review, and production services for law firms, corporations, and government agencies.
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closed 4/4/2011 via Reuters

Epiq Systems, Inc., acquired Encore Discovery Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Epiq Systems Inc , a provider of software to legal professionals, said it acquired privately held rival Encore Discovery Solutions to strengthen its online offerings. Encore Discovery Solutions is a leading global provider of high quality and innovative electronic and paper discovery solutions to Fortune 500 corporations and AmLaw 200 law firms.
buyer: Epiq Systems, Inc. (EPIQ:$529.71)
Epiq Systems is a leading global provider of integrated technology solutions for the legal profession. Its solutions streamline the administration of bankruptcy, litigation, financial transactions and regulatory compliance matters. "
target parent: Primus Capital Funds
target: Encore Discovery Solutions, Inc.
Encore Discovery Solutions is a leading global provider of high quality and innovative electronic and paper discovery solutions to Fortune 500 corporations and AmLaw 200 law firms. The company's services include Forensics, Acquisitions & Data Analysis, Corporate Discovery, and much more.
price ($mm)
$100
rev ($mm)
$40
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/14/2010 via BusinessWire

U.S. Legal Support, Inc., acquired Array Technology Group, LLC

synopsis: U.S. Legal Support, Inc., a leading provider of full-service court reporting, record retrieval and legal placement & staffing services has announced the completion of its acquisition of Array Technology Group LLC, a premier electronic discovery, trial consulting and training services company.
buyer: U.S. Legal Support, Inc.
U.S. Legal Support is one of the largest full-service legal support companies in the nation, incorporating Court Reporting, Record Retrieval, and Legal Placement and Staffing. All of these services are provided with speed, accuracy and advanced technological support. "
target: Array Technology Group, LLC
Array Technology Group LLC specializes in providing Litigation Support, Electronic Discovery & Trial Consulting services to the Legal Community.
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closed 5/1/2009 via BusinessWire

Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc., acquired ONSITE3

synopsis: Integreon, the global leader of Knowledge Process Outsourcing in the legal industry, announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of the E-Discovery assets of Washington, D.C.-based ONSITE3, a leading provider of electronic evidence solutions for law firms and corporations. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer parent: Ayala Corporation
buyer: Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc.
Integreon provides high-value, complex BPO solutions, specializing in document, content and knowledge services. Integreon operates as an extension of our customers’ businesses to improve their operational controls and enhance service levels. "
target parent: Docuforce, Inc.
target: ONSITE3
OnSite E-Discovery is a leading tier-one provider of litigation support services, including paper and electronic discovery, tape restoration, computer forensics, discovery consulting and online review capabilities.
price ($mm)
$28
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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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:$2,406.04)
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. "
target: Attenex Corporation
Attenex is a Seattle-based business-to-business software company providing software applications, system integration services, and best practices focused on achieving a tenfold increase in productivity in document-intensive processes in the legal profession.
price ($mm)
$88
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/3/2008 via BusinessWire

Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc., acquired Datum Legal

synopsis: Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc., a global leader in diversified knowledge process outsourcing, has acquired Datum Legal, Inc., a leading litigation support and electronic data discovery company in New York City. Chris Egan, Datum Legal’s founder and CEO, has been named an Integreon Senior Vice President.
buyer parent: Ayala Corporation
buyer: Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc.
Integreon provides high-value, complex BPO solutions, specializing in document, content and knowledge services. Integreon operates as an extension of our customers’ businesses to improve their operational controls and enhance service levels. "
target: Datum Legal
Datum Legal is New York’s trusted leader in electronic discovery and litigation support solutions since 1994. Our industry experts collaborate with case teams to implement a workflow that accelerates the review, analysis and production of electronically stored information.
price ($mm)
$10
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closed 7/29/2019 via BusinessWire

KLDiscovery, acquired Strategic Legal Solutions

synopsis: KLDiscovery, a company that provides tech-enabled services and software to help law firms, corporations, government agencies and consumers solve complex data challenges, has acquired Strategic Legal Solutions, a provider of end-to-end eDiscovery, corporate and staffing support to AmLaw 100 firms and Fortune 500 corporations across industry sectors.
buyer: KLDiscovery
KLDiscovery provides technology-enabled services and software to help law firms, corporations, government agencies and consumers solve complex data challenges. The company is a global leader in delivering best-in-class eDiscovery, information governance and data recovery solutions. "
target: Strategic Legal Solutions
Strategic Legal Solutions is a global provider of end-to-end eDiscovery, corporate and staffing support to AmLaw 100 firms and Fortune 500 corporations across industry sectors.
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announced 1/16/2019 via PR Newswire

Driven, Inc., will acquire OmniVere

synopsis: Driven, Inc., an end-to-end eDiscovery and data management solutions provider, announces its acquisition of Omnivere. The newly-combined company offers law firms and corporate counsel one provider for software, services, consulting, and staffing across the entire data lifecycle.
buyer: Driven, Inc.
Driven has built its reputation as the top eDiscovery solutions provider by excelling in complex data challenges. The company's service line covers the full spectrum of the EDRM, including: forensics, litigation support, processing, hosting, consulting, and managed review. "
target: OmniVere
Omnivere was founded through the merger of multiple, nationally-recognized eDiscovery firms, which has led to the company becoming a leader in the industry. Omnivere is a Relativity "Best-in-Service Partner" and has built OmniPro and Omnivere Direct, its proprietary processing and ECA platforms.
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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 7/25/2011 via BusinessWire

DiscoverReady, acquired ACT Litigation Services, Inc.

synopsis: The Dolan Company announced that its DiscoverReady subsidiary had completed a significant strategic expansion in the electronic discovery sector with the acquisition of the assets of ACT Litigation Services. ACT specializes in providing technology and process solutions to clients with electronic discovery needs.
buyer parent: The Dolan Company
buyer: DiscoverReady
DiscoverReady is a majority-owned subsidiary of The Dolan Company, a leading provider of professional services and business information to the legal, financial and real estate sectors. "
target: ACT Litigation Services, Inc.
ACT Litigation Services, Inc. is one of the country’s oldest and most successful complex litigation automation firms. It provides end-to-end discovery services–from collection through production, including document review–to major corporations and law firms.
price ($mm)
$65
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.2x
EV / EBITDA
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 7/25/2011 via BusinessWire

DiscoverReady, acquired ACT Litigation Services, Inc.

synopsis: The Dolan Company announced that its DiscoverReady subsidiary had completed a significant strategic expansion in the electronic discovery sector with the acquisition of the assets of ACT Litigation Services. ACT specializes in providing technology and process solutions to clients with electronic discovery needs.
buyer parent: The Dolan Company
buyer: DiscoverReady
DiscoverReady is a majority-owned subsidiary of The Dolan Company, a leading provider of professional services and business information to the legal, financial and real estate sectors. "
target: ACT Litigation Services, Inc.
ACT Litigation Services, Inc. is one of the country’s oldest and most successful complex litigation automation firms. It provides end-to-end discovery services–from collection through production, including document review–to major corporations and law firms.
price ($mm)
$65
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/25/2011 via BusinessWire

DiscoverReady, acquired ACT Litigation Services, Inc.

synopsis: The Dolan Company announced that its DiscoverReady subsidiary had completed a significant strategic expansion in the electronic discovery sector with the acquisition of the assets of ACT Litigation Services. ACT specializes in providing technology and process solutions to clients with electronic discovery needs.
buyer parent: The Dolan Company
buyer: DiscoverReady
DiscoverReady is a majority-owned subsidiary of The Dolan Company, a leading provider of professional services and business information to the legal, financial and real estate sectors. "
target: ACT Litigation Services, Inc.
ACT Litigation Services, Inc. is one of the country’s oldest and most successful complex litigation automation firms. It provides end-to-end discovery services–from collection through production, including document review–to major corporations and law firms.
price ($mm)
$65
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Septeo Group, acquired SoftLaw SAS

synopsis: A pioneer in technological innovations for players in law, real estate and IT, the Septeo group is consolidating its expertise and its leadership in its historic markets by acquiring SOFTLAW, a French startup specializing in automated contract analysis for legal professionals.
buyer: Septeo Group
A major player in technology serving legal professionals, property managers and CIOs, Septeo deploys its expertise in France and worldwide, with 10,000 clients and more 120,000 users. Septeo brings together and grows 14 complementary companies specializing in the publishing of software solutions, "
target: SoftLaw SAS
Founded in 2015, SOFTLAW is the first company in France to specialize in contract analysis assisted by artificial intelligence. SOFTLAW offers a solution that helps legal professionals (lawyers, notaries) in their management, audit and contract compliance work.
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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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announced 1/16/2019 via PR Newswire

Driven, Inc., will acquire OmniVere

synopsis: Driven, Inc., an end-to-end eDiscovery and data management solutions provider, announces its acquisition of Omnivere. The newly-combined company offers law firms and corporate counsel one provider for software, services, consulting, and staffing across the entire data lifecycle.
buyer: Driven, Inc.
Driven has built its reputation as the top eDiscovery solutions provider by excelling in complex data challenges. The company's service line covers the full spectrum of the EDRM, including: forensics, litigation support, processing, hosting, consulting, and managed review. "
target: OmniVere
Omnivere was founded through the merger of multiple, nationally-recognized eDiscovery firms, which has led to the company becoming a leader in the industry. Omnivere is a Relativity "Best-in-Service Partner" and has built OmniPro and Omnivere Direct, its proprietary processing and ECA platforms.
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closed 12/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Xact Data Discovery, acquired Esquify

synopsis: Xact Data Discovery (XDD), a leading international provider of eDiscovery, data management and managed review services for law firms and corporations, acquired Esquify, a cutting-edge software company that provides powerful AI automation workforce management solutions for legal review.
buyer parent: JLL Partners
buyer: Xact Data Discovery
Xact Data Discovery (XDD) is a leading international provider of eDiscovery, data management and managed review services for law firms and corporations. XDD helps clients optimize their eDiscovery matters by orchestrating pristine communication between people, processes, technology and data. "
target: Esquify
Esquify is a cutting-edge software company that provides powerful AI automation workforce management solutions for legal review. They are based in Chicago, IL.
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closed 9/10/2018 via BusinessWire

Nuix, acquired Ringtail

synopsis: Nuix , a security, risk, and compliance software company, acquired the Ringtail eDiscovery software business from FTI Consulting. Ringtail delivers a unique visual approach to eDiscovery—from early case assessments and investigations to document review and trial preparation—that enable organizations to master the details of any legal matter.
buyer: Nuix (ASX:NXL:$129.81)
Nuix is a worldwide provider of information management technologies, including eDiscovery, electronic investigation and information governance software. Nuix's powerful, intuitive technology makes it possible to search, investigate and actively manage unstructured data sets of any size or structure."
target parent: FTI Consulting, Inc.
target: Ringtail
Ringtail delivers a unique visual approach to eDiscovery—from early case assessments and investigations to document review and trial preparation—that enable organizations to master the details of any legal matter.
price ($mm)
$55
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announced 5/3/2017 via BusinessWire

Clutch Group LLC will be merged with Morae Legal Corporation,

synopsis: Clutch Group, a leading legal, risk and compliance analytics and managed services firm that is dedicated to helping companies in the financial services, life sciences and energy industries, will merge with Morae Legal Corporation, a full-service legal consulting and solutions provider that helps law firms improve business performance.
buyer: Morae Legal Corporation
Morae Legal helps law firms improve business performance by developing strategy, creating processes, deploying people, leveraging technology and measuring with data in order to deliver results. Their offerings include management consulting and discovery management for the legal industry. "
target: Clutch Group LLC
Clutch Group is a leading legal, risk and compliance analytics and managed services firm. The firm is dedicated to helping companies in the financial services, life sciences and energy industries solve complex problems presented by the exponential growth of data and regulation.
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closed 9/16/2015 via Company Press Release

Consilio, acquired Backstop, LLP

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery and Document Review Services, has announced the acquisition of technology-assisted review and predictive coding innovator Backstop. Founded in 2007, Backstop has been focused on applying advanced machine learning algorithms to reduce the cost and increase the accuracy of reviews.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is an international eDiscovery and Document Review Service provider with extensive experience in litigation, antitrust, second requests, and internal and regulatory investigations. "
target: Backstop, LLP
Backstop offers artificial-intelligence discovery software and e-discovery services that reduce the time and expense of document review by orders of magnitude, with equal or greater accuracy than traditional attorney review.
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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 5/16/2016 via BNC Analysis

Microgen Plc, acquired Quorum Infoscreen

synopsis: Microgen plc is pleased to announce the acquisition of Infoscreen (Cyprus) Limited. Infoscreen (Quorum Infoscreen) is based in Cyprus with additional offices in Hong Kong and Belgrade. Infoscreen's software is used by approximately 200 clients in the Trust & Fund Administration sector providing the business with a strong recurring revenue base.
buyer: Microgen Plc (LSE:MCGN:$89.10)
Microgen is the owner of two software businesses, Aptitude Software and Microgen Financial Systems. Aptitude Software serves enterprise CFOs in a range of industries, helping them to streamline finance operations. Microgen Financial Systems offers a range of financial services technology systems. "
target: Quorum Infoscreen
InfoScreen is a software solution developer that specializes in the corporate administration and fiduciary sectors. ‘InfoScreen Quorum’ is their flagship corporate administration product and is the market leader in Cyprus.
price ($mm)
$2.06
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
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)
$29
rev ($mm)
$10
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.3x
EV / EBITDA
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:$2,406.04)
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. "
target: Attenex Corporation
Attenex is a Seattle-based business-to-business software company providing software applications, system integration services, and best practices focused on achieving a tenfold increase in productivity in document-intensive processes in the legal profession.
price ($mm)
$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 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 4/26/2010 via PR Newswire

DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC, will acquire Inference Data

synopsis: DOAR Litigation Consulting and Inference Data announced that the companies have reached a definitive agreement under which DOAR will acquire Inference Data, a leader in analytics and electronic discovery software.
buyer parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
buyer: DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC
DOAR Litigation Consulting, the nation's preeminent litigation services company, provides Discovery Management and Trial Consulting services. DOAR supports its clients at every level in any aspect of an engagement from discreet consulting assignments to full-scale, long-term engagements. "
target: Inference Data
Inference Data provides corporations and law firms with next-generation software for analytics-driven assessment, meet-and-confer preparation, and accelerated legal review. Inference applies conceptual search and analysis to prioritize datasets and find key documents.
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announced 9/2/2009 via PR Newswire

EMC Corp., will acquire Kazeon Systems

synopsis: EMC Corporation, the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Kazeon Systems, Inc .-- a leading eDiscovery software provider for corporations, legal service providers, government entities and law firms.
buyer: EMC Corp. (EMC:$24,566.00)
EMC Corporation is the world leader in products, services, and solutions for information management and storage. They are a trusted provider of information infrastructure. "
target: Kazeon Systems
Kazeon is a leading eDiscovery solution provider for corporations' legal and IT staff, legal service providers and law firms. The company's independently validated solution provides the most accurate, scalable, legally defensible and court-proven eDiscovery.
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closed 12/8/2008 via BusinessWire

Scarab Consulting, acquired World Document Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Scarab Consulting made another bold move toward becoming the nation’s leading provider of eDiscovery and litigation support services by acquiring World Document Solutions, one of New York’s largest eDiscovery companies.
buyer: Scarab Consulting
Scarab Consulting is a full service eDiscovery consulting company based in Houston, Texas. Scarab provides end-to-end legal consulting and ESI (electronically stored information) processing to Fortune 500 clients and large law firms, including many Am Law 50 firms. "
target: World Document Solutions, Inc.
World Document Solutions, formerly World Copy has been pioneering the Litigation Support marketplace for the past 15 years. Leading with technology, and continually improving our internal processes, has been a key to World’s recipe for success.
price ($mm)
$4.00
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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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