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closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tabs3 Software, acquired CosmoLex

synopsis: Software Technology LLC, developer of Tabs3 Software, a leading desktop law practice management program, has acquired CosmoLex, one of the leading cloud-based practice management platforms.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Tabs3 Software
Software Technology Inc. (STI) is a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, automating back-office workflows. "
target: CosmoLex
CosmoLex is a cloud-based law practice management software that integrates time tracking, billing, trust & business accounting, email, calendaring, task & document management, all in one application.
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announced 11/4/2020 via Company Press Release

Bregal Unternehmerkapital, will acquire STP Informationstechnologie AG

synopsis: Hg, Europe’s leading software investor, has agreed the sale of STP, a leading DACH-based provider of legal tech solutions, to Bregal Unternehmerkapital, part of a multi-generational family-owned business that specialises in holdings in the DACH region. STP is one of the top-selling providers of legal software in continental Europe.
buyer parent: COFRA Holding
buyer: Bregal Unternehmerkapital
Bregal Unternehmerkapital is an investment firm in Germany. Bregal Unternehmerkapital aims to help companies achieve a sustained improvement in sales and profitability, and provides them with capital, proven financial expertise and access to a broad network of entrepreneurs and industry experts. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: STP Informationstechnologie AG
Based in Germany, STP Informationstechnologie AG is one of the top-selling and leading providers of lawyer software in continental Europe. Its core competence is the development of software solutions and information systems for lawyers and legal institutions.
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closed 3/19/2014 via Market Wire

BigHand, acquired Esquire Innovations, Inc

synopsis: BigHand, a global leader in voice productivity technology, announced that it has acquired Esquire Innovations, Inc., an industry leader in legal document production software.
buyer parent: Bridgepoint
buyer: BigHand
BigHand's voice productivity technology combines workflow digital dictation, smartphone applications and speech recognition to offer the legal market a technology that allows attorneys to use their voice to get more done while improving operational efficiencies and reducing overhead costs. "
target: Esquire Innovations, Inc
Esquire Innovations, Inc., a leading provider of Microsoft Office integrated practice management software services and applications for the legal market, counts more than 600 law firm and in-house counsel clients utilizing its applications.
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announced 2/5/2021 via PR Newswire

Dye & Durham Corporation, will acquire GlobalX Pty Ltd

synopsis: Dye & Durham, a leading provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity for legal and business professionals, is to acquire GlobalX, a leading Australian technology business that develops integrated and innovative software solutions and services used by thousands of law firms.
buyer: Dye & Durham Corporation (TSX:DND:$111.35)
Dye & Durham is a Canadian provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity. The company provides critical information services and workflow, which clients use to manage their process, information, and regulatory requirements. "
target: GlobalX Pty Ltd
GlobalX is a leading Australian technology business that develops integrated and innovative software solutions and services used by thousands of law firms.
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closed 12/23/2020 via BNC Analysis

PracticeEvolve, acquired Solicitors Own Software

synopsis: Solicitors Own Software (SOS) has been acquired by PracticeEvolve Group. Since 1987, SOS Legal has delivered practice and case management software and services to progressive law firms. Their customized solutions manage business processes securely and efficiently, freeing legal teams to focus on client services and future growth.
buyer: PracticeEvolve
Based in Australia, PracticeEvolve develops premier software for mid-tier and top-tier law firms, internationally. PracticeEvolve is comprised of a dedicated team of industry experts, who have decades of experience in the design and development of innovative software solutions. "
target: Solicitors Own Software
Solicitors Own Software (SOS) delivers practice and case management software and services to progressive law firms. Their customized solutions manage business processes securely and efficiently, freeing legal teams to focus on client services and future growth.
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closed 10/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Neosperience, acquired Myti

synopsis: Neosperience, an Italian leader in digital customer experience solutions, has acquired a 51% stake in Myti, an Italian software company that specializes in developing complex custom applications. Myti offers solutions for product management, law firm management, and enterprise search. The company is also an official reseller of Dundas BI.
buyer: Neosperience (BIT:NSP:$21.79)
Neosperience is an Italian leader in digital customer experience solutions. Neosperience helps organizations engage, understand and grow their customer base. Their Neosperience Cloud platform enables businesses to deliver relevant experiences that drive loyalty and increase value. "
target: Myti
Myti is an Italian software company that specializes in developing complex custom applications. Myti offers solutions for product management, law firm management, and enterprise search. The company is also an official reseller of Dundas BI.
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announced 9/9/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Apax Partners, will acquire MyCase Inc.

synopsis: AppFolio, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based business software solutions, services and data analytics, will sell 100% of the equity interest of its wholly-owned subsidiary, MyCase, which provides legal practice and case management software solutions, to Funds advised by Apax Partners.
buyer: Apax Partners
Apax Partners is a leading global private equity advisory firm. The Apax Funds invest in companies across four global sectors of Tech & Telco, Services, Healthcare and Consumer. These funds provide long-term equity financing to build and strengthen world-class companies. "
target parent: AppFolio
target: MyCase Inc.
Founded in 2010, MyCase is a leading provider of cloud-based legal practice management software and payment services to law firms serving over 11,000 customers. MyCase has offices in Santa Barbara, CA and San Diego, CA.
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closed 8/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

ZebraWorks, Inc. merged with nQueue,

synopsis: Zebraworks, a software-as-a-service practice management provider for mid-sized legal firms, has merged with nQueue, the legal division of Australian company Reckon Limited. Reckon has acquired a 70% stake in Zebraworks, and the combined company will operate as nQueue Zebraworks moving forward.
buyer parent: Reckon Limited
buyer: nQueue
nQueue is a provider of printing, scanning, and cost recovery solutions for the legal industry. nQueue holds four patents for embedded applications in multifunction devices, and its print management, cost recovery, and state-of-the-art scanning and routing technology is in 37 Am Law 100 firms. "
target: ZebraWorks, Inc.
Zebraworks is an integration platform to move the business and practice of law to the cloud. The company's practice management platform brings together all of the tools law firms use and allows them to manage the workflow across all of their applications to automate the firm.
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closed 7/20/2020 via BNC Analysis

Access Group, acquired DPS Software Limited

synopsis: The Access Group announced the acquisition of DPS Software (DPS), a UK leader in SaaS based Practice Management software for Legal Practices and In-House Legal departments, with a focus on firms with between 10 and 200 employees. 
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: DPS Software Limited
DPS Software (DPS) is a UK leader in SaaS based Practice Management software for Legal Practices and In-House Legal departments, with a focus on firms with between 10 and 200 employees.
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announced 6/22/2020 via BusinessWire

Access Group, will acquire Eclipse Legal Systems

synopsis: Access, a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market, is acquiring Eclipse Legal Systems from Capita plc. Eclipse is the leading provider of Case Management, Practice Management, Matter Management and Process Management Software.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target parent: Capita PLC
target: Eclipse Legal Systems
Eclipse is the leading provider of Case Management, Practice Management, Matter Management and Process Management Software. Their Proclaim system is in use by over 25,000 professionals in a vast range of sectors, and is the only solution of its type to be Endorsed by the Law Society.
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closed 2/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

PracticeEvolve, acquired Linetime Limited

synopsis: PracticeEvolve, a company that develops premier software for mid-tier and top-tier law firms, has acquired Linetime Ltd, a leading provider of case management, practice management, and debt recovery software and services in the legal sector.
buyer: PracticeEvolve
Based in Australia, PracticeEvolve develops premier software for mid-tier and top-tier law firms, internationally. PracticeEvolve is comprised of a dedicated team of industry experts, who have decades of experience in the design and development of innovative software solutions. "
target: Linetime Limited
Based in the UK, Linetime Ltd is a leading provider of case management, practice management, and debt recovery software and services in the legal sector. The Liberate software suite provides practice, case, document and matter management as well as other specialist functions including debt recovery.
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closed 8/9/2018 via Company Press Release

STP Informationstechnologie AG, acquired WinJur

synopsis: STP Informationstechnologie AG, one of the top-selling and leading providers of lawyer software in continental Europe, announces the acquisition of WinJur, the Swiss market leader in the field of law firm software.
buyer: STP Informationstechnologie AG
Based in Germany, STP Informationstechnologie AG is one of the top-selling and leading providers of lawyer software in continental Europe. Its core competence is the development of software solutions and information systems. "
target: WinJur
Based in Switzerland, Winjur provides software solutions for lawyers and law firms. They pay attention to the changing needs of lawyers including client and contact management, fees and expenses, invoicing and payments, dates and deadlines, document management including document versions, and more.
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closed 8/1/2018 via Company Press Release

Dye & Durham Corporation, acquired ESI Software, Inc.

synopsis: Dye & Durham Corporation, Canada’s leading provider of legal software and data solutions to professionals, has acquired ESI Software, a company that provides law firm practice management and financial accounting and billing tools that maximize productivity for law firms.
buyer: Dye & Durham Corporation (TSX:DND:$111.35)
Dye & Durham Corporation is Canada’s leading provider of legal software and data solutions to professionals. They offer e-Market, which seeks to be a complete cloud-based all-in-one solution to help professionals automate the collection, file data and the automation of routine document production. "
target: ESI Software, Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, ESI Software is focused on delivering the feature-rich and truly easy to use software solutions that help law firms build a stronger foundation. Their latest product, ESILAW 360, brings clients all the tools they need for legal practice management and accounting.
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closed 5/2/2018 via BusinessWire

ParkerGale Capital, acquired Rippe & Kingston LLC

synopsis: Rippe & Kingston (RK), a provider of financial and practice management software for law firms in the U.S., announced it has received a majority investment from technology-focused private equity firm ParkerGale Capital. RK's Legal Management System provides law firms with the necessary technology to make firms more efficient and profitable.
buyer: ParkerGale Capital
ParkerGale Capital is a small private equity fund that buys profitable, founder-owned technology companies and corporate carve-outs where the firm’s operating resources can have a meaningful impact on the outcome. "
target: Rippe & Kingston LLC
Rippe & Kingston is recognized as the industry leader in providing Tier 1 financial management software to any size law firm. Their Legal Management System provides law firms with the necessary technology to make firms more efficient and profitable.
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closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Needles merged with TrialWorks,

synopsis: TrialWorks, a company that develops, manufactures, markets and distributes TrialWorksTM software for the legal profession, has merged with Needles, a company that has been developing and supporting the Needles software product specifically for the legal community for more than 30 years.
buyer parent: Ridge Road
buyer: TrialWorks
Trialworks develops, manufactures, markets and distributes TrialWorksTM software for the legal profession. TrialWorks is a practical, efficient and economical case management solution for litigation firms that want to expedite and improve effectiveness in handling the many tasks of litigation. "
target: Needles
Needles, Inc. has been developing and supporting the Needles software product specifically for the legal community for more than 30 years. This case management software for law firms allows attorneys and staff members to operate more efficiently, handle more cases, and streamline their law practice.
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closed 2/15/2017 via PR Newswire

Ridge Road, acquired TrialWorks

synopsis: Ridge Road Capital Partners LLC, along with its principals, Adam Jiwan and Michael Mager, have acquired majority control of TrialWorks LLC, one of the leading providers of case management software for law firms in the US. Ridge Road is a owner-operated investment holding company that buys and builds great businesses.
buyer: Ridge Road
Ridge Road is an owner-operated investment holding company. They invest in both private and public companies across developing and developed markets globally, with a focus on control positions and special situations. "
target: TrialWorks
Created in 1996 by trial attorney Robb Steinberg, TrialWorks offers products, services, and solutions designed to help law firms better manage their business and automate the handling of their caseloads.
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closed 12/16/2015 via PE Hub

Providence Equity Partners Inc., acquired Abacus Data Systems

synopsis: Providence Equity Partners made a majority investment in Abacus Data Systems Inc ., a provider of management software for legal firms. Founded in 1983, Abacus provides automation software for law practices. Its cloud-based platform, AbacusLaw, assists with case management, time, billing and accounting operations.
buyer: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
Providence is a premier global asset management firm with over $40 billion in assets under management across complementary private equity and credit businesses. Providence has become the leading equity investment firm focused on the media, communications, education and information industries. "
target: Abacus Data Systems
Abacus provides automation software for law practices. Its cloud-based platform, AbacusLaw, assists with case management, time, billing and accounting operations. Abacus also provides remote access and mobile synchronization as well as conflict-of-interest checking, reporting and data capture.
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closed 9/3/2014 via PR Newswire

Capita PLC, acquired Eclipse Legal Systems

synopsis: Capita plc announces that it has acquired Eclipse Legal Systems for an undisclosed sum. Eclipse provides case management software and services to over 20,000 legal professionals in law firms, Alternative Business Structures, claims departments and commercial organisations.
buyer: Capita PLC (LSE:CPI:$4,577.42)
Capita PLC is the UK's leading provider of BPO and integrated professional support service solutions, at the leading edge of redefining and transforming services. They deliver back office administration and front office customer services to private and public sector organizations. "
target: Eclipse Legal Systems
Eclipse is the leading provider of Case Management, Practice Management, Matter Management and Process Management Software. Eclipse is also the legal IT sector’s largest independently-owned vendor. Their Proclaim system is in use by over 20,000 professionals in a vast range of sectors
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closed 3/8/2013 via BNC Analysis

Advanced Computer Software plc, acquired Computer Software Holdings Limited

synopsis: Computer Software Holdings (CSH) has been acquired from its private equity owner, HgCapital, by Advanced Computer Software plc. CSH provides accountancy software to small and medium-sized businesses as well as back office software to UK professional services firms.
buyer: Advanced Computer Software plc (GB:ASW:$333.60)
Advanced Computer Software Group plc is the leading supplier of software and IT services to the health, care and commercial sectors with a primary focus on delivering high quality products and services to enable first class delivery of care in the community. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Computer Software Holdings Limited
Computer Software Holdings Limited, doing business as CSH, provides software solution and services to the Not-For-Profit, Legal, Accounting and other sectors. They offer accounting and ERP systems to UK business and are a provider of project, field service, and hire management software.
price ($mm)
$164
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$100
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closed 10/2/2009 via BusinessWire

Total Attorneys, Inc., acquired Virtual Law Office Technology, LLC

synopsis: Total Attorneys, Inc., a managed-services provider that helps small law firms and solo practitioners, announced its acquisition of Virtual Law Office Technology, LLC (VLOTech). Based in Wilmington, N.C., VLOTech provides a secure, web-based interface that streamlines the delivery of legal services to consumers and businesses.
buyer: Total Attorneys, Inc.
Total Attorneys (www.totalattorneys.com) is a managed service provider that helps small law firms and solo practitioners improve operations, save money and grow their businesses. "
target: Virtual Law Office Technology, LLC
Virtual Law Office Technology, LLC (VLOTech) provides a secure, software-as-a-service, web-based product that allows solo and small firm law practices to compete by expanding their client base to tap into the online consumer and the need for unbundled, online legal services.
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closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tabs3 Software, acquired CosmoLex

synopsis: Software Technology LLC, developer of Tabs3 Software, a leading desktop law practice management program, has acquired CosmoLex, one of the leading cloud-based practice management platforms.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Tabs3 Software
Software Technology Inc. (STI) is a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, automating back-office workflows. "
target: CosmoLex
CosmoLex is a cloud-based law practice management software that integrates time tracking, billing, trust & business accounting, email, calendaring, task & document management, all in one application.
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closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tabs3 Software, acquired CosmoLex

synopsis: Software Technology LLC, developer of Tabs3 Software, a leading desktop law practice management program, has acquired CosmoLex, one of the leading cloud-based practice management platforms.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Tabs3 Software
Software Technology Inc. (STI) is a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, automating back-office workflows. "
target: CosmoLex
CosmoLex is a cloud-based law practice management software that integrates time tracking, billing, trust & business accounting, email, calendaring, task & document management, all in one application.
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closed 1/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Tabs3 Software

synopsis: Private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners bought Software Technology Inc. (STI), a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, and more.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a St. Louis-based private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses. Since 2000, they have acquired more than 100 companies in the business services, healthcare services and engineered products sectors. "
target: Tabs3 Software
Software Technology Inc. (STI) is a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, automating back-office workflows.
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closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tabs3 Software, acquired CosmoLex

synopsis: Software Technology LLC, developer of Tabs3 Software, a leading desktop law practice management program, has acquired CosmoLex, one of the leading cloud-based practice management platforms.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Tabs3 Software
Software Technology Inc. (STI) is a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, automating back-office workflows. "
target: CosmoLex
CosmoLex is a cloud-based law practice management software that integrates time tracking, billing, trust & business accounting, email, calendaring, task & document management, all in one application.
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announced 6/3/2021 via PR Newswire

Aquiline Capital Partners, will acquire SurePoint

synopsis: Aquiline Capital Partners, a private investment firm based in New York and London, will acquire a majority ownership stake in SurePoint Technologies, a leading cloud provider of practice management solutions to law firms. Aquiline will work closely with the company's management team to continue building best-in-class client solutions.
buyer: Aquiline Capital Partners
Aquiline Capital Partners, founded in 2005, is a private investment firm based in New York and London investing in businesses across financial services and technology, business services, and healthcare. The firm had $6.4 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2021. "
target parent: ParkerGale Capital
target: SurePoint
SurePoint Technologies is a leading provider of financial and practice management software to law firms nationwide. For more than 40 years, law firms have relied on SurePoint's award-winning enterprise software to drastically improve workflow and maximize financial performance.
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closed 1/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Tabs3 Software

synopsis: Private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners bought Software Technology Inc. (STI), a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, and more.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a St. Louis-based private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses. Since 2000, they have acquired more than 100 companies in the business services, healthcare services and engineered products sectors. "
target: Tabs3 Software
Software Technology Inc. (STI) is a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, automating back-office workflows.
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closed 12/9/2020 via PR Web

Defiance Ventures, acquired IntellyDoc

synopsis: Defiance Ventures, a venture builder focused on B2B enterprise technology companies, has acquired a majority stake in IntellyDoc, an end-to-end, cloud-based contract and workflow automation solution. IntellyDoc helps legal, procurement, and human resource departments, as well as law firms to manage their agreements.
buyer: Defiance Ventures
Defiance Ventures is a venture builder focused on B2B enterprise technology companies. It combines capital and early stage investment expertise with real world capabilities spanning marketing, branding, sales, application development, and cloud architecture. "
target: IntellyDoc
IntellyDoc is an end-to-end, cloud-based contract and workflow automation solution. IntellyDoc helps legal, procurement, and human resource departments, as well as law firms to manage their agreements. Their solution allows users to reduce costs and optimize their contracting processes.
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closed 12/17/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Onit, acquired AXDRAFT, Inc.

synopsis: Onit, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise workflow automation and AI solutions, has acquired AXDRAFT, a document automation company that helps corporate legal departments draft legal documents 10 times faster and complete contracts like nondisclosure agreements and service agreements in less than five minutes.
buyer: Onit
Onit is a leading provider of enterprise workflow solutions including enterprise legal management, contract management and business process automation. Their Enterprise Legal Management solution transforms the way legal departments drive operational and process improvements. "
target: AXDRAFT, Inc.
AXDRAFT is a document automation company that helps corporate legal departments draft legal documents 10 times faster and complete contracts like nondisclosure agreements and service agreements in less than five minutes.
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closed 5/15/2019 via Company Press Release

Oodrive Group, acquired LegalBox SAS

synopsis: Oodrive, the European leader in sensitive data management, acquired LegalBox, the French specialist in workflow automation solutions and electronic signature books. LegalBox, which specializes in electronic documents with probative value, assists companies in their digitization projects for incoming, internal, and outgoing document workflow.
buyer: Oodrive Group
As European leader in sensitive data management, Oodrive provides Digital Workplace solutions for professionals to Share, Save and Sign their sensitive data, meeting the most demanding international security certifications. "
target: LegalBox SAS
LegalBox SAS is a French specialist in workflow automation solutions and electronic signature books. LegalBox, which specializes in electronic documents with probative value, assists companies in their digitization projects for incoming, internal, and outgoing document workflow.
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closed 1/31/2011 via GlobeNewswire

Client Profiles, Inc., acquired Saga, Inc

synopsis: Client Profiles, a global provider of case management, financial management and CRM software to leading law firms, announced that it has acquired Saga Inc. The acquisition adds the Saga Practice Manager software to Client Profiles' product portfolio, and expands the company's client roster through the addition of more than 430 law practices.
buyer: Client Profiles, Inc.
Client Profiles provides innovative CRM, case and financial management software and network technical services to leading law firms worldwide. The company has implemented more than 1,800 case, financial and client relationship management systems for law practices and governmental agencies. "
target: Saga, Inc
Saga Practice Manager™ is a case management & document assembly software package for lawyers practicing in all areas of law, including but not limited to Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, General Negligence, Litigation, Real Estate, Matrimonial, Business Transactions, Criminal, and Collections.
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announced 2/5/2021 via PR Newswire

Dye & Durham Corporation, will acquire GlobalX Pty Ltd

synopsis: Dye & Durham, a leading provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity for legal and business professionals, is to acquire GlobalX, a leading Australian technology business that develops integrated and innovative software solutions and services used by thousands of law firms.
buyer: Dye & Durham Corporation (TSX:DND:$111.35)
Dye & Durham is a Canadian provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity. The company provides critical information services and workflow, which clients use to manage their process, information, and regulatory requirements. "
target: GlobalX Pty Ltd
GlobalX is a leading Australian technology business that develops integrated and innovative software solutions and services used by thousands of law firms.
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closed 12/23/2020 via BNC Analysis

PracticeEvolve, acquired Solicitors Own Software

synopsis: Solicitors Own Software (SOS) has been acquired by PracticeEvolve Group. Since 1987, SOS Legal has delivered practice and case management software and services to progressive law firms. Their customized solutions manage business processes securely and efficiently, freeing legal teams to focus on client services and future growth.
buyer: PracticeEvolve
Based in Australia, PracticeEvolve develops premier software for mid-tier and top-tier law firms, internationally. PracticeEvolve is comprised of a dedicated team of industry experts, who have decades of experience in the design and development of innovative software solutions. "
target: Solicitors Own Software
Solicitors Own Software (SOS) delivers practice and case management software and services to progressive law firms. Their customized solutions manage business processes securely and efficiently, freeing legal teams to focus on client services and future growth.
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closed 10/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Neosperience, acquired Myti

synopsis: Neosperience, an Italian leader in digital customer experience solutions, has acquired a 51% stake in Myti, an Italian software company that specializes in developing complex custom applications. Myti offers solutions for product management, law firm management, and enterprise search. The company is also an official reseller of Dundas BI.
buyer: Neosperience (BIT:NSP:$21.79)
Neosperience is an Italian leader in digital customer experience solutions. Neosperience helps organizations engage, understand and grow their customer base. Their Neosperience Cloud platform enables businesses to deliver relevant experiences that drive loyalty and increase value. "
target: Myti
Myti is an Italian software company that specializes in developing complex custom applications. Myti offers solutions for product management, law firm management, and enterprise search. The company is also an official reseller of Dundas BI.
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announced 9/9/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Apax Partners, will acquire MyCase Inc.

synopsis: AppFolio, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based business software solutions, services and data analytics, will sell 100% of the equity interest of its wholly-owned subsidiary, MyCase, which provides legal practice and case management software solutions, to Funds advised by Apax Partners.
buyer: Apax Partners
Apax Partners is a leading global private equity advisory firm. The Apax Funds invest in companies across four global sectors of Tech & Telco, Services, Healthcare and Consumer. These funds provide long-term equity financing to build and strengthen world-class companies. "
target parent: AppFolio
target: MyCase Inc.
Founded in 2010, MyCase is a leading provider of cloud-based legal practice management software and payment services to law firms serving over 11,000 customers. MyCase has offices in Santa Barbara, CA and San Diego, CA.
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$193
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closed 8/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

ZebraWorks, Inc. merged with nQueue,

synopsis: Zebraworks, a software-as-a-service practice management provider for mid-sized legal firms, has merged with nQueue, the legal division of Australian company Reckon Limited. Reckon has acquired a 70% stake in Zebraworks, and the combined company will operate as nQueue Zebraworks moving forward.
buyer parent: Reckon Limited
buyer: nQueue
nQueue is a provider of printing, scanning, and cost recovery solutions for the legal industry. nQueue holds four patents for embedded applications in multifunction devices, and its print management, cost recovery, and state-of-the-art scanning and routing technology is in 37 Am Law 100 firms. "
target: ZebraWorks, Inc.
Zebraworks is an integration platform to move the business and practice of law to the cloud. The company's practice management platform brings together all of the tools law firms use and allows them to manage the workflow across all of their applications to automate the firm.
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closed 7/20/2020 via BNC Analysis

Access Group, acquired DPS Software Limited

synopsis: The Access Group announced the acquisition of DPS Software (DPS), a UK leader in SaaS based Practice Management software for Legal Practices and In-House Legal departments, with a focus on firms with between 10 and 200 employees. 
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: DPS Software Limited
DPS Software (DPS) is a UK leader in SaaS based Practice Management software for Legal Practices and In-House Legal departments, with a focus on firms with between 10 and 200 employees.
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announced 6/22/2020 via BusinessWire

Access Group, will acquire Eclipse Legal Systems

synopsis: Access, a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market, is acquiring Eclipse Legal Systems from Capita plc. Eclipse is the leading provider of Case Management, Practice Management, Matter Management and Process Management Software.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target parent: Capita PLC
target: Eclipse Legal Systems
Eclipse is the leading provider of Case Management, Practice Management, Matter Management and Process Management Software. Their Proclaim system is in use by over 25,000 professionals in a vast range of sectors, and is the only solution of its type to be Endorsed by the Law Society.
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$73 [$71]
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closed 2/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

PracticeEvolve, acquired Linetime Limited

synopsis: PracticeEvolve, a company that develops premier software for mid-tier and top-tier law firms, has acquired Linetime Ltd, a leading provider of case management, practice management, and debt recovery software and services in the legal sector.
buyer: PracticeEvolve
Based in Australia, PracticeEvolve develops premier software for mid-tier and top-tier law firms, internationally. PracticeEvolve is comprised of a dedicated team of industry experts, who have decades of experience in the design and development of innovative software solutions. "
target: Linetime Limited
Based in the UK, Linetime Ltd is a leading provider of case management, practice management, and debt recovery software and services in the legal sector. The Liberate software suite provides practice, case, document and matter management as well as other specialist functions including debt recovery.
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closed 8/9/2018 via Company Press Release

STP Informationstechnologie AG, acquired WinJur

synopsis: STP Informationstechnologie AG, one of the top-selling and leading providers of lawyer software in continental Europe, announces the acquisition of WinJur, the Swiss market leader in the field of law firm software.
buyer: STP Informationstechnologie AG
Based in Germany, STP Informationstechnologie AG is one of the top-selling and leading providers of lawyer software in continental Europe. Its core competence is the development of software solutions and information systems. "
target: WinJur
Based in Switzerland, Winjur provides software solutions for lawyers and law firms. They pay attention to the changing needs of lawyers including client and contact management, fees and expenses, invoicing and payments, dates and deadlines, document management including document versions, and more.
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closed 8/1/2018 via Company Press Release

Dye & Durham Corporation, acquired ESI Software, Inc.

synopsis: Dye & Durham Corporation, Canada’s leading provider of legal software and data solutions to professionals, has acquired ESI Software, a company that provides law firm practice management and financial accounting and billing tools that maximize productivity for law firms.
buyer: Dye & Durham Corporation (TSX:DND:$111.35)
Dye & Durham Corporation is Canada’s leading provider of legal software and data solutions to professionals. They offer e-Market, which seeks to be a complete cloud-based all-in-one solution to help professionals automate the collection, file data and the automation of routine document production. "
target: ESI Software, Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, ESI Software is focused on delivering the feature-rich and truly easy to use software solutions that help law firms build a stronger foundation. Their latest product, ESILAW 360, brings clients all the tools they need for legal practice management and accounting.
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closed 5/2/2018 via BusinessWire

ParkerGale Capital, acquired Rippe & Kingston LLC

synopsis: Rippe & Kingston (RK), a provider of financial and practice management software for law firms in the U.S., announced it has received a majority investment from technology-focused private equity firm ParkerGale Capital. RK's Legal Management System provides law firms with the necessary technology to make firms more efficient and profitable.
buyer: ParkerGale Capital
ParkerGale Capital is a small private equity fund that buys profitable, founder-owned technology companies and corporate carve-outs where the firm’s operating resources can have a meaningful impact on the outcome. "
target: Rippe & Kingston LLC
Rippe & Kingston is recognized as the industry leader in providing Tier 1 financial management software to any size law firm. Their Legal Management System provides law firms with the necessary technology to make firms more efficient and profitable.
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closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Needles merged with TrialWorks,

synopsis: TrialWorks, a company that develops, manufactures, markets and distributes TrialWorksTM software for the legal profession, has merged with Needles, a company that has been developing and supporting the Needles software product specifically for the legal community for more than 30 years.
buyer parent: Ridge Road
buyer: TrialWorks
Trialworks develops, manufactures, markets and distributes TrialWorksTM software for the legal profession. TrialWorks is a practical, efficient and economical case management solution for litigation firms that want to expedite and improve effectiveness in handling the many tasks of litigation. "
target: Needles
Needles, Inc. has been developing and supporting the Needles software product specifically for the legal community for more than 30 years. This case management software for law firms allows attorneys and staff members to operate more efficiently, handle more cases, and streamline their law practice.
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closed 2/15/2017 via PR Newswire

Ridge Road, acquired TrialWorks

synopsis: Ridge Road Capital Partners LLC, along with its principals, Adam Jiwan and Michael Mager, have acquired majority control of TrialWorks LLC, one of the leading providers of case management software for law firms in the US. Ridge Road is a owner-operated investment holding company that buys and builds great businesses.
buyer: Ridge Road
Ridge Road is an owner-operated investment holding company. They invest in both private and public companies across developing and developed markets globally, with a focus on control positions and special situations. "
target: TrialWorks
Created in 1996 by trial attorney Robb Steinberg, TrialWorks offers products, services, and solutions designed to help law firms better manage their business and automate the handling of their caseloads.
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