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Legal Exits, Investments, & Acquisitions

Companies within the Legal Vertical. There is no known list of such information. So let's build it here.

Modus Raises $10M For Data Driven Approach To E-Discovery

It's not often that a services provider gets a hefty venture capital investment. Last week, though, OpenStack cloud builder Mirantis raised $10 million. And today, Modus eDiscovery raised $10 million for its data driven service for driving down the costs and finding far more than any number of l..

Modria Closes New Investment Round to Fuel Expansion

Foundry Group leads $5M Series A investment round and J. Scott Carr joins as CEO to drive Modria's growth SAN JOSE, July 8, 2013 - Modria today announced it has closed a $5 million dollar Series A investment round led by Foundry Group. As part of Modria's expansion, J.

Huron Consulting Group Buys Adam Grayson $31.5M

Washington, D.C. Managed Review and Legal Staffing Firm to Join Huron Legal CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2012-- Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of business consulting services, today announced the acquisition of AdamsGrayson, a managed review and legal staffing firm based in Washington, D.C.

Thomson Reuters Acquires Indian Legal Outsourcing Co. Pangea3

Legal information giant Thomson Reuters - owner of the storied brand West Publishing - is about to get into the business of providing legal services, according to the company. Thomson announced Thursday evening that it is acquiring Indian legal process outsourcing company Pangea3 in a deal the Business Standard of India valued at between $35 million and $40 million.

Thomson Acquires CaseLogistix

In 2010, Anacomp sold off its CaseLogistix product line to Thomson Reuters.[1] CaseLogistix is a document review application used by law firms for document review and subsequent case preparation.

Huron Consulting Group Acquires Nextra $24M

Huron Consulting Group Acquires Aaxis Technologies and Document Review Consulting Services, LLC Acquisitions Bolster Huron's Service Offerings to the Legal Community CHICAGO - August 1, 2006 - Huron Consulting Group Inc.

LexisNexis Sells Applied Discovery to Siris Capital

Law Technology News LexisNexis has sold its Applied Discovery division to equity firm Siris Capital for an undisclosed amount, reports LTN's Evan Koblentz. The ALM® and LexisNexis® Content Alliance LexisNexis ® is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications.

LexisNexis U.S. to Acquire Applied Discovery (2003)

LexisNexis U.S., a provider of legal, news and business information services, has entered into an agreement to acquire Applied Discovery, a Seattle-based provider of Web-based electronic discovery services to U.S. law firms, large corporations, and government agencies. LexisNexis U.S. has also announced the launch of LexisNexis Total Search.

Judicata Raises $5.8M Second Round (2013)

Judicata, a legal research startup, has closed its second round of financing, a $5.8M round led by Khosla Ventures. Keith Rabois, a former PayPal and Square executive who recently joined Khosla Ventures, will take a seat on Judicata's board.

Judicata Raises $2M From Peter Thiel, Keith Rabois And Others (2012)

Legal startup Judicata today announced a $2 million investment round from Peter Thiel, David Lee, Keith Rabois and Box founders Aaron Levie and Dylan Smith. The company wants to build better research and analytics tools for lawyers, in a way that dramatically changes the landscape of legal softwar..

Lex Machina Raises $4.8M First Round Led By Cue Ball Capital (2013)

One of the fundamental problems in intellectual property (IP) litigation is the lack of information available to both plaintiffs and defendants. The identity of the plaintiff and the defendant, the district(s), judge(s), and lawyers involved in a particular case, have a significant impact on the o..

PSS Systems Acquired by IBM (2010)

PSS leads the industry with its visionary products. We anticipated the legal holds and retention problem years ahead of others

PSS Systems, raises $5M in debt (2007)

PSS Systems, a Mountain View, Calif. company that helps businesses comply with legal regulations on data retention laws by offering so-called "legal holds and retention management" software, has raised $5 million in debt. Hercules Technology Growth Capital said it was among those providing the debt.

Rocket Lawyer Multiple Rounds Totaling $53M

Rocket Lawyer was founded in August of 2008 to make legal services more accessible and affordable for everyone. Step-by-step instructions

LawPivot Acquired by RocketLawyer

LawPivot received $1M in Seed funding. (12/1/11)

LawPivot received $600k in Seed funding. (12/15/10)

LawKick Seed Round $20k (5/2013)

LawKick is a marketplace for legal documents and services. Individuals and businesses can complete a questionnaire and solicit bids from

myRight Angel Round $20k (7/2012)

myRight is a social platform for crowdsourced legal content which engages people with the law and hosts resources for learning

Juristat Seed Funding of $160k (6/2013)

Jursitat performs big data analytics on litigation data. Our products allow lawyers to accurately predict the future behavior of judges,

JusticeBox Angel Round $150k (5/2011)

JusticeBox is a dedicated web based legal solution for implementing fast simple justice. It is an online private court system

CaseRails $20k Seed (7/2013)

Founded by a team of lawyers and engineers, CaseRails is an enterprise software startup focused on dramatically improving the legal

LawPal $400k Seed (1/2013)

LawPal is launching the first marketplace and transaction management platform focused exclusively on enhancing the attorney-client relationship. Our platform increases