Acquisition Gives Local Detroit Clients Two Strategic Elements: Strength, Resources and Technology of National Discovery Company and Personal Service from Local Experts
ROCHESTER, NY and DETROIT, MI – March 15, 2012 – D4, LLC, a national leader in litigation support and e-discovery services to law firms and corporate law departments, today announced its further expansion in Michigan with the acquisition of Detroit Legal Imaging in Detroit. D4 will serve law firms and corporate clients in the Detroit Metro area and throughout Michigan from its office in Grand Rapids and this new office in Detroit.
“We have experienced a tremendous need for D4’s unique e-discovery and litigation capabilities throughout the U.S.,” said John Holland, CEO and founder, D4. “The addition of one of Michigan’s flagship companies, Detroit Legal Imaging, known for its consultative approach and long-standing relationships in its market, will enhance our presence in the region and enable us to deliver on our vision of providing a comprehensive suite of litigation support solutions to clients everywhere.”
With this acquisition, D4 is expanding its offerings in Michigan, while investing in and growing the practice that Troy Richard and his team have created. Detroit Legal Imaging is well regarded for delivering customized litigation support, e-discovery and document management solutions that utilize expert resources and forward-thinking technology. Becoming a part of the D4 family strengthens the company’s ability to better serve law firm and corporate clients in Michigan, while expanding D4’s national footprint to support local and national sales and service delivery efforts.
“For over 20 years, Detroit Legal Imaging has served Detroit and the region and we are excited to grow with D4,” said Troy Richard, managing director, D4 Detroit. “We believe our clients will immediately benefit from having direct access to the resources and expertise of a larger, national company.” Richard will continue to lead initiatives to support and advise customers in the region from the Detroit office.
Detroit Legal Imaging specializes in document imaging, electronic discovery, photocopying and litigation presentation materials and has consistently adapted its offerings based on the evolving needs of the Detroit legal community, while maintaining a strong presence in the state’s legal community.
D4 is a leading provider of electronic discovery, computer forensics and litigation support services to AMLAW firms and Fortune 1000 companies. D4 has been instrumental in helping customers realize up to a 70 percent cost reduction over previous e-discovery solutions. The company’s state-of-the-art data center operations in Rochester are complemented by electronic discovery and litigation support offices throughout the U.S.
About D4, LLC
D4, LLC is the national leader in litigation support and e-discovery services to law firms and corporate law departments. D4 covers the spectrum of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM), from identification and preservation of data through forensic and targeted onsite data collection and from data analytics and defensible search methodology through hosted review and production. D4 assists attorneys in litigation response planning, strategies for negotiation of scope and meet-and-confer, computer forensics, expert testimony, cost reduction litigation support projects and in corporate law department operations. The company was founded in 1997 and has offices throughout the country. Visit www.d4discovery.com for more information.
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