Like MyCase Inc.

announced 6/9/2022 via BusinessWire

LawPay LLC, will acquire MyCase Inc.

synopsis: AffiniPay, the parent company of LawPay, announced that it will acquire legal practice management software company, MyCase, from funds advised by Apax. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: LawPay LLC
LawPay was developed specifically to help law firms streamline billing and collections, providing a simple, secure solution for legal clients to pay their bills. LawPay is the industry leader in legal payments, providing a cost-effective solution for more than 50,000 law firms around the country. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: MyCase Inc.
MyCase is complete legal practice management software designed for the modern law firm. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting.
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closed 4/20/2022 via BusinessWire

Paradigm Software, acquired LollyLaw

synopsis: Paradigm, a leading provider of legal software, has announced its acquisition of LollyLaw, an award-winning cloud-based practice management solution built for immigration law firms. LollyLaw is consistently rated as one of the easiest-to-use legal case management platforms and serves law firms across family and business immigration.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Paradigm Software
Paradigm offers a suite of legal software solutions to help lawyers manage, automate and grow their firms. With three legal practice management platforms — PracticePanther, Bill4Time, and MerusCase – Paradigm empowers lawyers across the spectrum of practice area, geography, and business needs. "
target: LollyLaw
LollyLaw is an award-winning cloud-based practice management solution built for immigration law firms. LollyLaw is consistently rated as one of the easiest-to-use legal case management platforms and serves law firms across family and business immigration.
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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:$234.31)
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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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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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 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 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 6/2/2021 via PR Newswire

Aquiline Capital Partners, acquired SurePoint

synopsis: Aquiline Capital Partners, a private investment firm based in New York and London, has acquired 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 12/22/2016 via BNC Analysis

TeamSystem SpA, acquired Netlex srl

synopsis: TeamSystem, a developer and provider of software and services, acquired a 51% stake of NetLex, a Rome, Italy-based based legaltech startup. Launched in late 2013 and led by Giorgio Pallocca, CEO, and Roberto Magnifico, CFO, NetLex provides lawyers with a cloud solution to manage their activity and documents.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: TeamSystem SpA
TeamSystem is the largest provider of accounting, payroll, and business management software for accountants and small and medium-sized enterprises in Italy. The Company offers a broad range of mission-critical, on-premise and cloud solutions to a diversified base of its customers. "
target: Netlex srl
NetLex is a cloud-based Legal Practice Management Software, #SaaS for the legal profession. Currently developing and serving the Italian market, with approximately 250,000 lawyers, with plans to expand internationally.
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closed 8/28/2014 via BNC Analysis

vLex, acquired Quolaw

synopsis: Online legal research platform vLex has acquired Argentine firm Quolaw, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company aimed at legal professionals. Quolaw is a SaaS business that enables lawyers to manage their legal practice anywhere.
buyer: vLex
vLex.com is the most advanced provider of legal information, offering access to contents from more than 140 countries in 13 different languages. The company has agreements with global publishers such as ProQuest, Oxford University Press and more than 940 independent publishers worldwide. "
target: Quolaw
Founded in 2011 and based in Argentina, Quolaw is a SaaS business that enables lawyers to manage their legal practice anywhere. The company was accelerated at Wayra, Telefonica's tech accelerator, and Plug and Play Spain.
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closed 12/8/2003 via

CT Corporation System, acquired TyMetrix Inc.

synopsis: CT Corporation System, a leading corporate legal service provider and a Wolters Kluwer Legal, Tax and Business North America company, today announced the acquisition of TyMetrix.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: CT Corporation System
Over 90 percent of the Fortune 500 companies and the nation’s top law firms partner with CT to manage their vital corporate compliance issues. Having pioneered the industry itself in 1892, CT has consistently delivered the highest quality customer service and innovative technology solutions. From s "
target: TyMetrix Inc.
TyMetrix empowers corporate law and claim departments to reach new levels of partnership and performance with outside counsel by delivering law firm performance metrics and financial data analysis for decision-makers nationwide. As the pioneer in developing legal e-billing and collaborative matter
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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 2/23/2015 via Market Wire

Internet Brands, Inc., acquired Total Attorneys, Inc.

synopsis: Total Attorneys has been acquired by Internet Brands, further extending Internet Brands' leading marketing services portfolio. Total Attorneys focuses on helping small and medium sized law firm attorneys grow their practices. The company offers award-winning products that focus on online and phone leads, as well as appointment scheduling services.
buyer: Internet Brands, Inc. (:$107.45)
Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., Internet Brands, Inc. is a fully integrated online media and software services organization focused on four high-value vertical categories: Automotive, Health, Legal and Home / Travel. "
target: Total Attorneys, Inc.
Total Attorneys was founded in 2002 with a focus on helping small and medium sized law firm attorneys grow their practices. The company offers award-winning products that focus on online and phone leads, as well as appointment scheduling services.
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closed 8/22/2011 via BusinessWire

ADERANT Holdings, Inc., acquired CompuLaw LLC

synopsis: Aderant has acquired CompuLaw. Included as part of the transaction are CompuLaw’s well-known court rules-based calendar and matter management system, the SaaS-based legal deadline calculation service, and the largest and most comprehensive library of rules databases for any existing legal calendaring application.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: ADERANT Holdings, Inc.
Aderant is a global provider of comprehensive business management software for law and professional services firms. Its suite of solutions includes: business development, calendar/docket matter management with built-in court rules, client relationship management, and more. "
target: CompuLaw LLC
CompuLaw’s core product, CompuLaw Vision™, is a rules-based calendar and matter management software program, which tracks important deadlines for legal professionals based on complex rules.
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closed 6/6/2007 via PR Newswire

mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc., acquired Network Alternatives, Inc.

synopsis: mindSHIFT Technologies, a leading provider of managed IT services, VoIP, compliance and professional services, announced today the acq uisition of Network Alternatives, Inc. (NAI), a Philadelphia-based provider of full-service technology solutions to small- and medium-sized enterprises in the legal and professional services markets.
buyer: mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc.
mindSHIFT is a leading Managed Services Provider offering managed IT services, VoIP, compliance and professional services to small and medium-sized organizations. "
target: Network Alternatives, Inc.
Network Alternatives, Inc. was founded to relieve the burden of IT management for law firms. Today, we're a nationally recognized provider of full-service, cost-effective and reliable technology solutions for law firms and other professional services organizations.
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closed 1/5/2022 via BusinessWire

ADERANT Holdings, Inc., acquired American LegalNet, Inc.

synopsis: Aderant, a leading global provider of business software to law firms, has acquired American LegalNet, a premier provider of litigation workflow solutions. American LegalNet provides cloud-based solutions that helps legal firms to simplify their workflow. They offer solutions for docketing, calendaring, court forms, eFiling and case monitoring.
buyer parent: Roper Technologies, Inc.
buyer: ADERANT Holdings, Inc.
Aderant is a global industry leader which provides comprehensive business management software for law firms and other professional services organizations. Aderant offers a suite of legal business solutions that enable agility within law firms of all sizes around the globe. "
target: American LegalNet, Inc.
American LegalNet is a premier provider of litigation workflow solutions. American LegalNet provides cloud-based solutions that helps legal firms to simplify their workflow. They offer solutions for docketing, calendaring, court forms, eFiling and case monitoring.
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closed 9/8/2021 via PR Newswire

Clio, acquired Lawyaw

synopsis: Clio, the world's leading provider of cloud-based legal technology, has acquired Lawyaw, a provider of legal document automation solutions. Lawyaw provides cloud-based document workflow solutions that help law firms to save time and reduce errors. Their software enables users to turn their legal documents into easy-to-populate online templates.
buyer: Clio
Clio is the leader in cloud-based legal technology solutions. Clio empowers lawyers to be both client-centered and firm focused through a suite of cloud-based solutions, including practice management, CRM and client intake software. "
target: Lawyaw
Lawyaw is a provider of legal document automation solutions. Lawyaw provides cloud-based document workflow solutions that help small law firms to save time and reduce errors on routine drafting. Their software enables users to turn their legal documents into easy-to-populate online templates.
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announced 6/9/2022 via BusinessWire

LawPay LLC, will acquire MyCase Inc.

synopsis: AffiniPay, the parent company of LawPay, announced that it will acquire legal practice management software company, MyCase, from funds advised by Apax. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: LawPay LLC
LawPay was developed specifically to help law firms streamline billing and collections, providing a simple, secure solution for legal clients to pay their bills. LawPay is the industry leader in legal payments, providing a cost-effective solution for more than 50,000 law firms around the country. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: MyCase Inc.
MyCase is complete legal practice management software designed for the modern law firm. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting.
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closed 5/16/2022 via PR Newswire

MyCase Inc., acquired Docketwise

synopsis: MyCase, a leading provider of cloud-based legal practice management software and payment services to law firms, has acquired Docketwise, the top-rated and largest immigration software platform that serves more than 6,000 immigration practitioners.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: MyCase Inc.
MyCase is complete legal practice management software designed for the modern law firm. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting. "
target: Docketwise
Docketwise is the largest immigration software platform, serving more than 6,000 immigration practitioners. The software offers all-in-one case management for immigration law firms, including case tracking, mobile apps, workflows, two-way text messaging, and billing and trust accounting.
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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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announced 6/9/2022 via BusinessWire

LawPay LLC, will acquire MyCase Inc.

synopsis: AffiniPay, the parent company of LawPay, announced that it will acquire legal practice management software company, MyCase, from funds advised by Apax. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: LawPay LLC
LawPay was developed specifically to help law firms streamline billing and collections, providing a simple, secure solution for legal clients to pay their bills. LawPay is the industry leader in legal payments, providing a cost-effective solution for more than 50,000 law firms around the country. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: MyCase Inc.
MyCase is complete legal practice management software designed for the modern law firm. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting.
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announced 6/9/2022 via BusinessWire

LawPay LLC, will acquire MyCase Inc.

synopsis: AffiniPay, the parent company of LawPay, announced that it will acquire legal practice management software company, MyCase, from funds advised by Apax. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: LawPay LLC
LawPay was developed specifically to help law firms streamline billing and collections, providing a simple, secure solution for legal clients to pay their bills. LawPay is the industry leader in legal payments, providing a cost-effective solution for more than 50,000 law firms around the country. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: MyCase Inc.
MyCase is complete legal practice management software designed for the modern law firm. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with lead management, case management, billing and invoicing, and robust reporting.
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closed 9/22/2020 via BusinessWire

ASG LegalTech, acquired Headnote

synopsis: ASG LegalTech, a portfolio company of Alpine Investors, has acquired Headnote, a novel online payments platform providing compliant ePayments and AR management for law firms of all sizes. Headnote is the latest addition to ASG LegalTech’s platform of rapidly growing legal SaaS products, including PracticePanther, Bill4Time, and MerusCase.
buyer parent: Alpine Investors, LP
buyer: ASG LegalTech
ASG LegalTech is a novel and rapidly growing legal technology business that offers a suite of product solutions to allow lawyers to automate their firms, get more done in less time, and focus on practicing law. "
target: Headnote
Headnote is an industry leader for compliant ePayments and Accounts Receivables Automation. Headnote replaces outdated and cumbersome manual tracking with personalized AR dashboards operating in real-time to manage payments, analytics, and automated collections.
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closed 3/9/2016 via Market Wire

Mitratech, Inc., acquired Viewabill

synopsis: Mitratech, the market-leading provider of Enterprise Legal Management solutions, announced it has acquired Viewabill, a company that provides corporate clients with real-time insight into their law firms' activities and time entries through web and mobile app access by integrating with law firm time and billing systems.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech is the most trusted, market-leading provider of fully-integrated Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) solutions for over 750 global legal departments of all sizes, representing 7 of the Fortune 10, almost 40% percent of the Fortune 500, and over 100,000 users in over 150 countries. "
target: Viewabill
Viewabill provides corporate clients with real-time insight into their law firms' activities and time entries through web and mobile app access by integrating with law firm time and billing systems.
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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 10/17/2011 via Market Wire

TyMetrix Inc., acquired LEDESense

synopsis: TyMetrix has acquired the software assets of RORA Client Systems, including the LEDESense software suite. LEDESense helps law firms translate unformatted electronic invoices into the many different Legal Electronic Data Exchange Standards (LEDES) formats accepted by various legal eBilling systems across the globe.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: TyMetrix Inc.
TyMetrix is the market leader in Web-based legal performance management solutions for corporate law departments, law firms and claims organizations. It provides clients with quality legal management software -- including eBilling, matter management and performance metrics. "
target parent: RORA Client Systems
target: LEDESense
LEDESense helps law firms translate unformatted electronic invoices into the many different Legal Electronic Data Exchange Standards (LEDES) formats accepted by various legal eBilling systems across the globe.
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closed 4/24/2019 via Company Press Release

Jonas Software, acquired BEC Legal Systems

synopsis: Jonas Software is pleased to announce the acquisition of BEC Legal Systems. BEC develops enterprise solutions to help law firms organize and streamline their day-to-day tasks and cases. Focusing exclusively in the legal market, BEC Legal Systems provides network services, training and consulting for document management and automation.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Jonas Software
Jonas Software operates independently managed software brands around the world, providing them with the strategic guidance and financial security required to be leaders in their respective markets. They supply industry leading enterprise management software & related services to 20 vertical markets."
target: BEC Legal Systems
Focusing exclusively in the legal market, BEC Legal Systems provides network services, training and consulting for document management, document automation, time and billing, and digital dictation systems. BEC develops software solutions that help law firms organize their cases.
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announced 3/30/2011 via BusinessWire

Bottomline Technologies, will acquire Allegient Systems

synopsis: Bottomline Technologies has agreed to acquire Allegient Systems, a provider of advanced capabilities for legal e-billing, bill review and analytics. Allegient’s proprietary Software as a Service (SaaS) platform and value-added turnkey solutions will complement and extend Bottomline’s Legal eXchange™ portfolio.
buyer: Bottomline Technologies (EPAY:$482.64)
Bottomline Technologies provides collaborative payment, invoice and document automation solutions to corporations, financial institutions and banks around the world. The solutions are used to streamline, automate and manage processes involving payments, invoicing, global cash management and more. "
target parent: H.I.G. Capital
target: Allegient Systems
Allegient Systems is a provider of advanced capabilities for legal e-billing, bill review and analytics. Its web based offering delivers collaboration, efficiency and productivity to the litigation management process.
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closed 9/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Mitratech, Inc., acquired Acuity ELM

synopsis: Mitratech, a leading global provider of legal and compliance software, has acquired Acuity ELM, a cloud based legal management solution. Acuity ELM helps small and mid-size corporate legal teams to streamline workflows and reduce legal spend. They offer solutions for e-billing, matter management, claims defense, and legal hold.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech is a proven global technology partner for corporate legal, risk, and compliance professionals, offering a proven portfolio of end-to-end solutions that spread operational best practices throughout the enterprise, standardizing processes, and accelerating time-to-value. "
target: Acuity ELM
Acuity ELM is a cloud based legal management solution. Acuity ELM helps small and mid-size corporate legal teams to streamline workflows, reduce legal spend, and improve their collaboration with outside counsel. They offer solutions for e-billing, matter management, claims defense, and legal hold.
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closed 8/26/2015 via Company Press Release

Mitratech, Inc., acquired CaseTrack

synopsis: Mitratech, the market-leading provider of Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) solutions, announced that it has acquired the CaseTrack product line from Economic Analysis Group, Ltd. (EAG). CaseTrack is a powerful, yet simple to use matter management and electronic billing software service (SaaS) for in-house legal departments.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech is the most trusted, market-leading provider of fully-integrated Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) solutions for over 750 global legal departments of all sizes, representing 7 of the Fortune 10, almost 40% percent of the Fortune 500, and over 100,000 users in over 150 countries. "
target parent: Economic Analysis Group Ltd.
target: CaseTrack
CaseTrack is a powerful, yet simple to use matter management and electronic billing software service (SaaS) for in-house legal departments.
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closed 6/27/2018 via BNC Analysis

Stenograph, LLC, acquired Reporter Suite

synopsis: Stenograph, LLC, a leading supplier of productivity tools for the shorthand and manual speech-to-text market for 80 years, announced its acquisition of Reporter Suite, a robust invoicing and expense and time tracking application for the court reporting industry.
buyer parent: The Heico Companies, LLC
buyer: Stenograph, LLC
Headquartered in Elmhurst, Illinois, Stenograph has been a leading supplier of machine writers, software and other productivity tools and services to professional court reporters, CART providers, captioners, scopists, and transcriptionists in the shorthand and manual speech-to-text market. "
target: Reporter Suite
Established in 2016, Reporter Suite provides software to the legal services market, allowing court officials, court reporters, and agencies to track job time, produce and manage electronic invoices and collect and process payments.
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closed 2/23/2022 via BusinessWire

Paradigm Software, acquired TrustBooks

synopsis: Paradigm, a market-leading provider of legal practice management and payments software, has acquired TrustBooks, a cloud-based accounting software built specifically for law firms. TrustBooks’ easy-to-use platform provides users the ability to do all of their accounting, including operating and trust, in one place.
buyer parent: Alpine Investors, LP
buyer: Paradigm Software
Paradigm offers a suite of legal software solutions to help lawyers manage, automate and grow their firms. With three legal practice management platforms — PracticePanther, Bill4Time, and MerusCase – Paradigm empowers lawyers across the spectrum of practice area, geography, and business needs. "
target: TrustBooks
TrustBooks provides cloud based legal accounting software. Their specialty is helping attorneys maintain compliance with their state bar related to trust accounting. They do this by providing simple software that is intuitive to use with built in workflows based on conversations with attorneys.
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closed 4/20/2022 via BusinessWire

Paradigm Software, acquired LollyLaw

synopsis: Paradigm, a leading provider of legal software, has announced its acquisition of LollyLaw, an award-winning cloud-based practice management solution built for immigration law firms. LollyLaw is consistently rated as one of the easiest-to-use legal case management platforms and serves law firms across family and business immigration.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Paradigm Software
Paradigm offers a suite of legal software solutions to help lawyers manage, automate and grow their firms. With three legal practice management platforms — PracticePanther, Bill4Time, and MerusCase – Paradigm empowers lawyers across the spectrum of practice area, geography, and business needs. "
target: LollyLaw
LollyLaw is an award-winning cloud-based practice management solution built for immigration law firms. LollyLaw is consistently rated as one of the easiest-to-use legal case management platforms and serves law firms across family and business immigration.
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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:$234.31)
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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$131
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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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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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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 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 6/2/2021 via PR Newswire

Aquiline Capital Partners, acquired SurePoint

synopsis: Aquiline Capital Partners, a private investment firm based in New York and London, has acquired 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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