UnitedLex Strengthens Market Position with Strategic Acquisition of LawScribe
Combination Provides One of the Broadest Solutions Portfolios in the Legal Industry
Overland Park, KS (November 11, 2010) – UnitedLex, a global full service provider of technology powered legal and business solutions, today announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of LawScribe, a leading Legal Process Outsourcing company based in Los Angeles, California.
Founded in 2004, LawScribe provides legal services in eDiscovery and document review, intellectual property, corporate transactions, legal research and support. With offices in Los Angeles, New York, and Gurgaon, India, LawScribe serves Am Law 100 law firms, Fortune 500 companies and national legal organizations around the globe.
"This acquisition reinforces our shared commitment to the efficient and advanced delivery of legal solutions in today's evolving marketplace and to our mutual objective of ensuring our clients maximize the operational gains from our offerings," said Daniel Reed, UnitedLex’s Chief Executive Officer. "The addition of LawScribe’s capabilities and industry knowledge will complement our success in leveraging innovation to provide sustainable legal and business solutions for our expanding global client base.”
LawScribe has been recognized as an industry leader, delivering consistently high quality, cost effective legal support services. With LawScribe's deep domain capabilities and tradition of thought leadership, UnitedLex will expand its insight and applications to reduce costs and solve complex legal and business challenges.
"UnitedLex’s industry leading technology and long standing commitment to multi-shore delivery made our decision to join them an easy one," said Kunoor Chopra, President and CEO of LawScribe. "This acquisition enables us to extend our service lines and further address market demands. Our clients will benefit from the combined scale and strength of our companies and UnitedLex’s culture that attracts the industry’s most experienced and sought after professionals.”
UnitedLex (www.unitedlex.com) is a global leader in providing technology powered legal and business solutions. We deliver success in the fields of litigation, electronic data discovery, document review, contract review and management, intellectual property, immigration and law firm support. Leveraging more than 650 professionals in seven global offices and two data centers, UnitedLex empowers leading global corporations and law firms by providing them with the insight and applications to reduce costs and solve complex legal and business challenges. Our solutions approach has been carefully crafted to take advantage of our unique combination of strategic insight, deep industry expertise and technology.