Quayle Munro is pleased to announce that it has advised Lex Machina, the Legal Analytics® platform provider, on its sale to LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a division of the FTSE 100 listed RELX Group.
Lex Machina, based in Silicon Valley, delivers a SaaS platform that enables lawyers to predict the behaviors and outcomes of different legal strategies by mining, tagging, categorizing, and enhancing millions of Federal court dockets and documents.
The technology allows lawyers to make strategic, data-driven decisions and develop winning litigation strategies using competitive intelligence on opposing parties and counsel, track records and key decisions by presiding judges, as well as reveal trends by case outcomes.
Josh Becker, CEO of Lex Machina, said: “Quayle Munro did a phenomenal job advising us and helping us throughout the entire process. They were always there day or night whatever the situation and made everything go smoothly. Andrew and Chris spent a lot of time with our executive team. They are intimately familiar with our space and added tremendous value.
“I am excited that we will be able to dramatically accelerate our business as part of LexisNexis.”
Quayle Munro has advised on over 50 transactions over the past five years with parties including IHS, Platts (McGraw Hill Financial), Thomson Reuters, Virgin Group, Dow Jones and RELX Group.