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closed 10/4/2012 via BusinessWire

TransPerfect Legal Solutions, acquired Digital Reef, Inc.

synopsis: TransPerfect Legal Solutions, a leading global provider of legal support services, announced the acquisition of Boston-based Digital Reef, Inc. Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider for corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with complex discovery requirements.
buyer parent: TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
buyer: TransPerfect Legal Solutions
TransPerfect Legal Solutions (TLS) is an industry leader in global legal support. Founded in 1992, TLS offers a full suite of services, including digital forensics and e-discovery, web-based hosting and review, legal staffing, language services, court reporting, and paper discovery and production. "
target: Digital Reef, Inc.
Named a Market Leader in IDC’s 2011 MarketScape of stand-alone ECA applications, Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider helping corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with their largest and most complex eDiscovery matters.
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announced 4/26/2010 via PR Newswire

DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC, will acquire Inference Data

synopsis: DOAR Litigation Consulting and Inference Data announced that the companies have reached a definitive agreement under which DOAR will acquire Inference Data, a leader in analytics and electronic discovery software.
buyer parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
buyer: DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC
DOAR Litigation Consulting, the nation's preeminent litigation services company, provides Discovery Management and Trial Consulting services. DOAR supports its clients at every level in any aspect of an engagement from discreet consulting assignments to full-scale, long-term engagements. "
target: Inference Data
Inference Data provides corporations and law firms with next-generation software for analytics-driven assessment, meet-and-confer preparation, and accelerated legal review. Inference applies conceptual search and analysis to prioritize datasets and find key documents.
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closed 12/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Xact Data Discovery, acquired Esquify

synopsis: Xact Data Discovery (XDD), a leading international provider of eDiscovery, data management and managed review services for law firms and corporations, acquired Esquify, a cutting-edge software company that provides powerful AI automation workforce management solutions for legal review.
buyer parent: JLL Partners
buyer: Xact Data Discovery
Xact Data Discovery (XDD) is a leading international provider of eDiscovery, data management and managed review services for law firms and corporations. XDD helps clients optimize their eDiscovery matters by orchestrating pristine communication between people, processes, technology and data. "
target: Esquify
Esquify is a cutting-edge software company that provides powerful AI automation workforce management solutions for legal review. They are based in Chicago, IL.
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closed 11/29/2012 via Market Wire

Document Technologies, Inc., acquired Fios, Inc.

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

Guidance Software, will acquire CaseCentral, Inc.

synopsis: Guidance Software, Inc., the industry leader in digital investigative solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held CaseCentral, Inc., a leader in the electronic discovery (e-discovery) market for Cloud-based review and production software.
buyer: Guidance Software (GUID:$111.51)
Guidance Software is the industry leader in digital investigative solutions. Its EnCase® platform provides the foundation for government, corporate and law enforcement organizations to conduct thorough, network-enabled, and court-validated computer investigations of any kind. "
target: CaseCentral, Inc.
Founded in 1994, CaseCentral is the leader in secure, cloud-based eDiscovery software for corporations and law firms to simplify electronic discovery (e-Discovery) in response to litigation, regulatory inquiries and internal investigations.
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closed 6/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Reveal Data Corporation, acquired Mindseye Solutions

synopsis: Reveal Data Corporation, a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services, has acquired Mindseye Solutions, a complimentary software solution. Mindseye delivers an eDiscovery management platform that enables organizations to simultaneously manage all of their legal, regulatory and investigative matters within one application.
buyer: Reveal Data Corporation
Reveal is a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services. Its eDiscovery software platform offers processing, early case assessment, review and AI capabilities, combining an intuitive user interface with a robust Software as a Service platform designed for scale and speed. "
target: Mindseye Solutions
Mindseye Solutions delivers the industry's leading enterprise-class eDiscovery management platform that enables organizations to simultaneously manage all of their legal, regulatory and investigative matters with a single application.
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closed 9/8/2016 via BusinessWire

Consilio, acquired EQD

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services, has announced the acquisition of EQD, a Houston-based eDiscovery, document review and litigation support services provider. EQD delivers a wide range of offerings for litigation and internal investigations, as well as government and regulatory requests.
buyer parent: Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc.
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise. "
target: EQD
EQD provides preservation tools, forensic collections and investigations, electronic discovery, project management, managed document review services and attorney staffing. EQD’s electronic discovery software platform combines the power of advanced legal technology with cloud computing.
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closed 6/9/2014 via Market Wire

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

synopsis: Mitratech announced that it will acquire TeamConnect Legal Hold developed by Kiersted Systems. TeamConnect Legal Hold helps corporate legal departments fulfill the duty to preserve using a defensible methodology to automate the costly, time-consuming and highly sensitive legal hold management component of one's eDiscovery initiative.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech provides the enterprise legal management software that manages legal processes and GRC. Their TeamConnect platform is proven to automate and streamline matter management, e-billing, legal hold and compliance activities, resulting in reduced spend, improved productivity and risk mitigation."
seller: Kiersted Systems
Kiersted Systems' TeamConnect Legal hold helps corporate legal departments fulfill the duty to preserve using a defensible methodology to automate the costly, time-consuming and highly sensitive legal hold management component of one's eDiscovery initiative.
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closed 7/2/2012 via BusinessWire

Xerox Litigation Services, acquired Lateral Data

synopsis: Xerox announced the acquisition of Lateral Data, a leading e-discovery technology provider, for $30 million. Lateral Data’s flagship software, Viewpoint™, brings simplicity and affordability to e-discovery by enabling corporate legal departments and law firms to manage the entire e-discovery lifecycle using a single, in-house solution.
buyer parent: Xerox Corporation
buyer: Xerox Litigation Services
Xerox Litigation Services, the e-discovery division of Xerox Corporation, delivers technology-driven services, software and consulting expertise to help leading corporations and law firms worldwide manage end-to-end e-discovery – while reducing cost and risk throughout the process. "
target: Lateral Data
Lateral Data’s Viewpoint software is an all-inclusive E-Discovery platform that covers the core components of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model. Viewpoint delivers complete functionality, streamlined workflow, robust features and analytics to all users throughout the project.
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closed 10/12/2011 via BusinessWire

ASG Software Solutions, acquired RiverGlass Inc

synopsis: ASG Software Solutions, a leader in IT infrastructure, content management and cloud computing software solutions for global enterprises, has acquired RiverGlass, a leading provider of eDiscovery, advanced information collection, data management and analysis solutions.
buyer: ASG Software Solutions
ASG Software Solutions (ASG) is a global software solutions provider that helps more than 85 percent of the world's largest companies drive business success by managing complex IT operations across distributed, mainframe, and cloud environments. "
target: RiverGlass Inc
RiverGlass, Inc. is a leading provider of advanced information collection and analysis solutions. RiverGlass provides solutions to government agencies and commands in defense, intelligence and law enforcement as well as eDiscovery and risk management applications to major corporations.
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closed 3/6/2013 via PR Web

eDirect Impact, LLC merged with Elijah Technologies Ltd.,

synopsis: Elijah Technologies Ltd., an industry leader in computer forensic and eDiscovery services headquartered in Chicago, has merged with eDirect Impact LLC, a Houston-based developer of eDiscovery project management software and provider of eDiscovery and SaaS hosting services.
buyer: Elijah Technologies Ltd.
Elijah Technologies, an industry leader in computer forensic and eDiscovery services, provides expert guidance regarding the most expeditious and economical manner in which to produce electronic documents, and identifying important issues relating to evidence. "
target: eDirect Impact, LLC
eDirect Impact LLC is a Houston-based developer of eDiscovery project management software and provider of eDiscovery and SaaS hosting services to law firms and corporate counsel departments. Their services include discovery workflow management solutions and litigation data hosting services.
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closed 1/8/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Legility, LLC, acquired Inventus, LLC

synopsis: Legility, a leading provider of legal operations services, announced the acquisition of Inventus, a leading global legal services provider focused on reducing the costs and risks associated with discovery and compliance processes.
buyer: Legility, LLC
Legility, a leader in Legal Operations, provides consulting, technology, managed solutions, and flexible legal talent to corporations and law firms. They have more than 1,000 experts serving more than one-third of the Fortune 100 and one-quarter of the Am Law 200. "
target parent: HGGC, LLC
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is a leading global legal services provider focused on reducing the costs and risks associated with discovery and compliance processes.
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closed 2/1/2019 via PR Newswire

OpenText, acquired Catalyst Repository Systems

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced it has acquired Catalyst Repository Systems, a leading provider of eDiscovery solutions for corporate legal departments and top law firms.
buyer: OpenText (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information management solutions, on-premises or in the cloud. They are committed to delivering differentiated content solutions in the cloud that enable marketers to produce and securely collaborate on digital content. "
target parent: FTV Capital
target: Catalyst Repository Systems
Catalyst designs, builds and supports the world’s fastest and most powerful e-discovery platform. For 20 years, Catalyst has helped global corporations and their law firms reduce the total cost of discovery and take control of complex, large-scale discovery and regulatory compliance.
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closed 1/20/2016 via Market Wire

Xact Data Discovery, acquired Orange Legal Technologies

synopsis: Xact Data Discovery, a leading international provider of e-discovery, data management and managed review services for law firms, corporations and government agencies, announces its acquisition of Orange Legal Technologies, a premier provider of litigation, audit and investigation support services with local, domestic or international requirements.
buyer parent: Clearview Capital, LLC
buyer: Xact Data Discovery
Xact Data Discovery is an international discovery and data management company that provides streamlined forensics, processing, hosting, document review, project management and paper discovery services for law firms, corporations and government agencies. "
target: Orange Legal Technologies
Orange Legal Technologies is a respected, premier provider of litigation, audit and investigation support services with local, domestic or international requirements. They offer a complete suite of discovery services, from forensic data collection to document review.
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announced 12/16/2015 via PR Newswire

RPX Corporation, will acquire Inventus, LLC

synopsis: RPX Corporation, the leading provider of patent risk management solutions, announced that it has agreed to acquire privately-held Inventus Solutions, Inc., a leader in discovery management. Inventus is one of the leading providers of technology-based services to locate, secure, organize and search electronic data for corporations and law firms.
buyer: RPX Corporation (RPXC:$286.80)
RPX Corporation is the leading provider of patent risk solutions, offering defensive buying, acquisition syndication, patent intelligence, insurance services, and advisory services. RPX has introduced efficiency to the patent market by providing a rational alternative to litigation. "
target parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is one of the largest Discovery Management Practices in the country focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process. They have been providing litigation support services to law firms, corporate legal departments and government agencies.
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closed 6/20/2013 via BusinessWire

Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., acquired Inventus, LLC

synopsis: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. and Inventus, LLC announced that Clearlake has acquired Inventus, a leading electronic data discovery (“EDD”) solutions provider to global law firms, Fortune 1000 corporations, and government agencies.
buyer: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
Clearlake Capital Group is a private investment firm focused on private equity and special situation transactions. Having committed approximately $3 bn over 50 investments, Clearlake's professionals have a history of long-term strategic partnership with management to transform and grow companies. "
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is a leading national provider of eDiscovery and litigation support services focused on streamlining data processing and review via a suite of bundled, best-of-breed technologies.
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closed 7/8/2020 via Yahoo, Inc.

IPRO Tech, acquired NetGovern

synopsis: Ipro Tech, LLC, the leader in eDiscovery, case management, and trial technology, is excited to announce the acquisition of NetGovern, a leader in Information governance, risk, and compliance software. Joining these two global companies and their technologies will provide an innovative workflow in the legal industry.
buyer: IPRO Tech
Founded in 1989, Ipro is a global leader in the development of advanced software solutions used by legal professionals to streamline the discovery process. Ipro offers proven eDiscovery to Trial software, services, and support – bundled as a solution and deployed on Cloud, On-Prem, or Desktop. "
target: NetGovern
NetGovern is a leader in Information governance, risk, and compliance software. NetGovern's information archiving and governance software helps mid-sized organizations solve data compliance, safeguard personal information, simplify eDiscovery and protect their reputation.
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closed 3/26/2018 via Company Press Release

CloudNine Discovery, purchased eDiscovery Product Lines from LexisNexis

synopsis: LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a leading global provider of information and analytics, and CloudNine, a leader in simplifying and automating legal discovery, announced the sale of the LexisNexis eDiscovery product suite to CloudNine. The LexisNexis eDiscovery product suite includes software and solutions for the legal discovery process.
buyer: CloudNine Discovery
Founded in 2002, and based in Houston, Texas, CloudNine is a legal discovery technology company with expertise in simplifying and automating the discovery of data for audits, investigations, and litigation. "
seller parent: RELX Group plc
seller: LexisNexis
The LexisNexis eDiscovery product suite includes the LAW PreDiscovery, Early Data Analyzer (EDA) and Concordance products. LAW PreDiscovery software works as an all-in-one “eDiscovery engine” to scan, import, and produce all of the potential evidentiary documents needed during legal discovery.
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closed 1/6/2016 via PE Hub

Carlyle Group, Revolution Growth, acquired LDiscovery, LLC

synopsis: The Carlyle Group and Revolution Growth alongside management acquired LDiscovery, LLC, a technology-enabled eDiscovery services provider based in McLean, Virginia. Led by Founder & CEO Chris Weiler, LDiscovery provides a full suite of innovative information discovery and governance solutions that help Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$1,544.30)
buyer: Revolution Growth
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $194 billion of assets under management across 128 funds and 142 fund of funds vehicles. Carlyle's purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. "
target: LDiscovery, LLC
LDiscovery provides a full range of legal and technology consulting services to law firms, corporations and government agencies. LDiscovery is a leader in delivering best in class end-to-end eDiscovery solutions.
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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 10/4/2012 via BusinessWire

TransPerfect Legal Solutions, acquired Digital Reef, Inc.

synopsis: TransPerfect Legal Solutions, a leading global provider of legal support services, announced the acquisition of Boston-based Digital Reef, Inc. Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider for corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with complex discovery requirements.
buyer parent: TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
buyer: TransPerfect Legal Solutions
TransPerfect Legal Solutions (TLS) is an industry leader in global legal support. Founded in 1992, TLS offers a full suite of services, including digital forensics and e-discovery, web-based hosting and review, legal staffing, language services, court reporting, and paper discovery and production. "
target: Digital Reef, Inc.
Named a Market Leader in IDC’s 2011 MarketScape of stand-alone ECA applications, Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider helping corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with their largest and most complex eDiscovery matters.
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closed 10/4/2012 via BusinessWire

TransPerfect Legal Solutions, acquired Digital Reef, Inc.

synopsis: TransPerfect Legal Solutions, a leading global provider of legal support services, announced the acquisition of Boston-based Digital Reef, Inc. Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider for corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with complex discovery requirements.
buyer parent: TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
buyer: TransPerfect Legal Solutions
TransPerfect Legal Solutions (TLS) is an industry leader in global legal support. Founded in 1992, TLS offers a full suite of services, including digital forensics and e-discovery, web-based hosting and review, legal staffing, language services, court reporting, and paper discovery and production. "
target: Digital Reef, Inc.
Named a Market Leader in IDC’s 2011 MarketScape of stand-alone ECA applications, Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider helping corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with their largest and most complex eDiscovery matters.
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closed 4/6/2012 via BusinessWire

TransPerfect Legal Solutions, acquired Counselor Resource Group, LLC

synopsis: TransPerfect Legal Solutions, a leading global provider of legal support services, announced the acquisition of Washington DC-based Counselor Resource Group, LLC (CRG). CRG is an industry leader in litigation support and electronic discovery with a core focus on proactive and reactive e-discovery consulting and service-based solutions.
buyer parent: TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
buyer: TransPerfect Legal Solutions
TransPerfect Legal Solutions (TLS) is an industry leader in global legal support. Founded in 1992, TLS offers a full suite of services, including digital forensics and e-discovery, web-based hosting and review, legal staffing, language services, court reporting, and paper discovery and production. "
target: Counselor Resource Group, LLC
Counselor Resource Group, LLC is a proven leader in proactive and reactive management of Electronically Stored Information, Electronic Discovery processing, Litigation Support and Document Management services.
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closed 6/11/2020 via BusinessWire

UnitedLex Corporation, purchased DSAI from Paul Hastings LLP

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

Kroll Inc., acquired RP Digital Security Pte Ltd

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

QDiscovery, acquired Evidox

synopsis: QDiscovery, a leading eDiscovery and digital forensic solutions provider, announced the acquisition of Evidox. Evidox is a high-quality provider of eDiscovery and litigation technology services including preservation, collection, processing, hosting, production and presentation of electronic evidence.
buyer: QDiscovery
QDiscovery is a premier provider of electronic discovery and digital forensic services across the entire Electronic Discovery Reference Model spectrum. Their team serves corporations, law firms and government enterprises, helping them manage complex matters and reduce the expense of litigation. "
target: Evidox
Evidox is a high-quality provider of eDiscovery and litigation technology services including preservation, collection, processing, hosting, production and presentation of electronic evidence.
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closed 10/30/2018 via BusinessWire

Consilio, acquired DiscoverReady

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review, risk management, and legal consulting services, has announced it has acquired DiscoverReady, a premier eDiscovery, document review, and compliance solutions provider.
buyer parent: GI Partners
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise. "
target parent: H.I.G. Capital
target: DiscoverReady
DiscoverReady is a leading Information Intelligence solution provider specializing in legal, compliance, and governance. Their innovative solutions allow global corporations and law firms to derive business value from information assets, secure and protect data, and more.
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closed 2/21/2018 via GlobeNewswire

CertaTech Solutions, acquired Clearwater Legal

synopsis: CertaTech Solutions, a leading provider of comprehensive eDiscovery and legal consulting solutions as well as information governance, analytics and investigations, announced its acquisition of Clearwater Legal, a managed document review services and legal staffing specialist based in Washington, D.C.
buyer: CertaTech Solutions
CertaTech Solutions is a leading provider of comprehensive eDiscovery and legal consulting solutions as well as information governance, analytics and investigations. "
target: Clearwater Legal
Clearwater Legal is a nation-wide provider of document review services, integrated e-discovery and specialized legal staffing solutions. As a growth-oriented, private company, they are exceptionally responsive and flexible in meeting client demands.
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closed 10/4/2016 via PR Newswire

Special Counsel, acquired D4 LLC

synopsis: Special Counsel, the leading provider of legal staffing and eDiscovery solutions, announced the acquisition of D4, LLC, a leader in eDiscovery managed services, information governance, computer forensics and deposition solutions. Together, they will offer comprehensive eDiscovery and litigation support across an international footprint.
buyer parent: Adecco Group
buyer: Special Counsel
Special Counsel is the largest provider of legal staffing services to corporate legal departments and law firms nationwide. "
target: D4 LLC
D4 is a national provider of electronic discovery, computer forensics, information security and management, and deposition services to law firms and corporations, and has been instrumental in helping customers realize up to a 70% cost reduction over previous eDiscovery solutions.
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closed 6/12/2015 via BusinessWire

HAYSTACKID, acquired Flex Discovery

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

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

synopsis: DTI, the nation's largest privately held independent provider of e-discovery, legal process outsourcing and facilities management services, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Applied Discovery, one of the most established e-discovery brands in the market.
buyer parent: Harvest Partners Inc.
buyer: Document Technologies, Inc.
Document Technologies, Inc. is the nation's largest independent provider of e-discovery, managed document review, facilities management and knowledge process outsourcing. The company serves the nation's leading law firms and Fortune 500 corporations through its 28 highly secure service centers. "
target parent: Siris Capital Group
target: Applied Discovery, Inc.
Applied Discovery is a worldwide electronic discovery leader offering multinational collection, early case assessment (ECA), data analysis, processing, review, and production services for law firms, corporations, and government agencies.
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closed 1/9/2012 via BNC Analysis

Siris Capital Group, acquired Applied Discovery, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis has sold its Applied Discovery division to equity firm Siris Capital. Applied Discovery is a worldwide electronic discovery leader offering multinational collection, early case assessment, data analysis, processing, review, and production services for law firms, corporations, and government agencies.
buyer: Siris Capital Group
Siris Capital is a private equity firm specializing in buyouts. It seeks to invest in companies in the healthcare, technology, and telecommunication sectors. The firm was founded in 2011 and is based in New York, New York. "
target parent: Reed Elsevier
target: Applied Discovery, Inc.
Applied Discovery is a worldwide electronic discovery leader offering multinational collection, early case assessment (ECA), data analysis, processing, review, and production services for law firms, corporations, and government agencies.
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closed 10/26/2011 via BusinessWire

System One Holdings LLC, acquired Compliance LP

synopsis: System One, the leader in technical outsourcing solutions, announced the acquisition of Randstad Professionals’ Compliance division, a premiere national legal staffing and managed review business. Compliance will operate as a division of System One Holdings, LLC.
buyer: System One Holdings LLC
System One is the leader in technical outsourcing and careers. The company supports a wide range of technical disciplines, specializing in the energy, engineering, information technology, commercial and scientific sectors. "
target parent: Randstad Holding NV
target: Compliance LP
Compliance LP is a premiere national legal staffing and managed review business which specializes in providing comprehensive legal project outsourcing solutions to a wide range of clients, including large law firms, major corporations and government.
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closed 7/25/2011 via BusinessWire

DiscoverReady, acquired ACT Litigation Services, Inc.

synopsis: The Dolan Company announced that its DiscoverReady subsidiary had completed a significant strategic expansion in the electronic discovery sector with the acquisition of the assets of ACT Litigation Services. ACT specializes in providing technology and process solutions to clients with electronic discovery needs.
buyer parent: The Dolan Company
buyer: DiscoverReady
DiscoverReady is a majority-owned subsidiary of The Dolan Company, a leading provider of professional services and business information to the legal, financial and real estate sectors. "
target: ACT Litigation Services, Inc.
ACT Litigation Services, Inc. is one of the country’s oldest and most successful complex litigation automation firms. It provides end-to-end discovery services–from collection through production, including document review–to major corporations and law firms.
price ($mm)
$65
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/4/2011 via Reuters

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

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

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

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

Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc., acquired ONSITE3

synopsis: Integreon, the global leader of Knowledge Process Outsourcing in the legal industry, announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of the E-Discovery assets of Washington, D.C.-based ONSITE3, a leading provider of electronic evidence solutions for law firms and corporations. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer parent: Ayala Corporation
buyer: Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc.
Integreon provides high-value, complex BPO solutions, specializing in document, content and knowledge services. Integreon operates as an extension of our customers’ businesses to improve their operational controls and enhance service levels. "
target parent: Docuforce, Inc.
target: ONSITE3
OnSite E-Discovery is a leading tier-one provider of litigation support services, including paper and electronic discovery, tape restoration, computer forensics, discovery consulting and online review capabilities.
price ($mm)
$28
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/11/2008 via PR Newswire

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

synopsis: FTI Consulting, Inc. the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, has completed its acquisition of Attenex Corporation, a leading eDiscovery software provider, for $88 million in cash, as previously announced.
buyer: FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN:$2,406.04)
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. "
target: Attenex Corporation
Attenex is a Seattle-based business-to-business software company providing software applications, system integration services, and best practices focused on achieving a tenfold increase in productivity in document-intensive processes in the legal profession.
price ($mm)
$88
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/3/2008 via BusinessWire

Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc., acquired Datum Legal

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

KLDiscovery, acquired Strategic Legal Solutions

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

Driven, Inc., will acquire OmniVere

synopsis: Driven, Inc., an end-to-end eDiscovery and data management solutions provider, announces its acquisition of Omnivere. The newly-combined company offers law firms and corporate counsel one provider for software, services, consulting, and staffing across the entire data lifecycle.
buyer: Driven, Inc.
Driven has built its reputation as the top eDiscovery solutions provider by excelling in complex data challenges. The company's service line covers the full spectrum of the EDRM, including: forensics, litigation support, processing, hosting, consulting, and managed review. "
target: OmniVere
Omnivere was founded through the merger of multiple, nationally-recognized eDiscovery firms, which has led to the company becoming a leader in the industry. Omnivere is a Relativity "Best-in-Service Partner" and has built OmniPro and Omnivere Direct, its proprietary processing and ECA platforms.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 4/17/2018 via Company Press Release

GI Partners, acquired Consilio

synopsis: GI Partners, a leading private investment firm, announced that it has acquired Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review, and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services, and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise.
buyer: GI Partners
GI Partners is a private investment firm. The firm has raised $16 billion in capital from leading institutional investors across the globe. GI Partners' private equity team focuses on investments in the IT Infrastructure, Healthcare, Software, and Services sectors. "
target parent: Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc.
target: Consilio
Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/8/2016 via BusinessWire

Consilio, acquired EQD

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services, has announced the acquisition of EQD, a Houston-based eDiscovery, document review and litigation support services provider. EQD delivers a wide range of offerings for litigation and internal investigations, as well as government and regulatory requests.
buyer parent: Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc.
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise. "
target: EQD
EQD provides preservation tools, forensic collections and investigations, electronic discovery, project management, managed document review services and attorney staffing. EQD’s electronic discovery software platform combines the power of advanced legal technology with cloud computing.
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