GLOBAL PROVIDER of information and services solutions, LexisNexis, has expanded the scope of its legal information services through the acquisition of Locus Pty Ltd, a supplier of automated legal practice management solutions.
LexisNexis Australia CEO Max Piper: “The combination of LexisNexis, as the leading provider of local and international news, business, and legal information solutions, with Locus will result in an even more compelling portfolio of products and services for both companies’ customers in Australia and regionally, and is a major step towards achieving the LexisNexis strategy to provide total solutions.”
Locus, founded in 1966, delivers integrated software solutions to more than 1,400 individual law offices and more than 15,000 fee earners. Its products span accounting, workflow, document production and matter management, marketing and management reporting software.
“We strive to provide enhanced practice management solutions by offering scalable, streamlined, dynamic tools that help manage a practice efficiently and profitably,” stated Mike Russell, managing director, Locus.