DiscoverReady, a Leader in eDiscovery Management Services, Adding Jobs and Expanding in Charlotte
NEW YORK – November 22, 2010 – DiscoverReady, a leading provider of legal discovery management services for Fortune 500 legal departments and law firms, has begun adding staff and enlarging its space as part of a significant expansion of its presence in Charlotte, N.C.
Because of its growing business, company officials said, DiscoverReady has moved to larger processing and document review facilities in 20,000 square feet on the 10th floor of the BB&T Center. This more than doubled its space occupied by its previous offices on the 7th floor of 129 West Trade Street.
DiscoverReady also has added 11 new full-time positions, doubling the size of its Charlotte Discovery Practice team. Before year-end, the company plans to add additional staff for its Technical Services and Project Management teams. The new Charlotte offices are equipped for more than 350 staff members. Its current staffing is 150 full-time and contract positions.
“Our continued growth and success in Charlotte has been dictated by our exceptional ability to anticipate and adapt to the changing realities of our industry and find new ways to lower costs, reduce risk and improve quality in the discovery process,” said DiscoverReady Vice President and Charlotte Marketplace Director Matt Miller.
The move illustrates DiscoverReady’s commitment to Charlotte and its business community, Miller said. The company is an active participant in the Chamber of Commerce and has contributed to multiple non-profits at the corporate level, including the Charlotte Center City YMCAs, and is also an active corporate volunteer partner with the United Way and Crisis Assistance Ministries.
The company moved to new offices October 15.
DiscoverReady® is a leading professional services firm with an exclusive focus on streamlining discovery management for corporate legal departments and their counsel. We are driven to find better ways to lower costs, reduce risk and improve quality within the discovery process, propelled by the best and brightest discovery professionals, leading technologies, and time- and court-tested processes. As pioneers in fixed-fee document review and now, automated review, DiscoverReady leverages our collective intelligence to bring our clients solutions and services which are tailored for today’s evolving legal needs.
DiscoverReady was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in New York City with a main operations center in Charlotte. It is majority-owned by The Dolan Company (NYSE: DM), a leading provider of professional services and business information to the legal profession. For more information, visit www.discovery2016.wpengine.com or the DiscoverReady blog http://discoverready.com/blog/. For more information about The Dolan Company, visit www.thedolancompany.com.
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This release may contain forward-looking statements that reflect DiscoverReady’s current expectations and projections about future results, performance, prospects and opportunities. The words “anticipates,” “expects,” “believes,” “continue,” “will,” and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on information currently available to DiscoverReady and are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results or performance to be materially different from those expressed in, or implied by, such forward looking statements. These risks, uncertainties and other factors include, but are not limited to, the following: DiscoverReady operates in a highly competitive industry and changes in this industry could have an adverse effect on revenues, cash flows and profitability; DiscoverReady’s performance is dependent on the skills and knowledge of its chief executive officer and president; and DiscoverReady’s revenues are concentrated among a few customers and if these customers choose to manage and perform their discovery internally or with another provider and if DiscoverReady is unable to develop new customer relationships, operating results and the ability to execute growth strategies at DiscoverReady may be adversely affected. Please also see “Risk Factors” contained in Item 1A of The Dolan Company’s annual report on Form 10-K filed with the SEC on March 8, 2010, which is available at the SEC’s web site at www.sec.gov, for a further description of risks, uncertainties and factors that could cause actual results, performance, prospects or opportunities to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, forward looking statements.
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