Ricoh Canada to Acquire Cloud-Based Ediscovery Provider Commonwealth Legal

Ricoh Canada announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Toronto-headquarted Commonwealth Legal.

Commonwealth Legal is a litigation support and ediscovery provider that specializes in secure cloud-based ediscovery and archiving solutions and services with an emphasis on security, quality and defensibility.

Once the acquisition is complete, Commonwealth Legal will formally move forward as a division of Ricoh Canada.

According to Glenn Laverty, President and CEO of Ricoh Canada, “Commonwealth Legal and Ricoh Canada are an ideal fit for each other. The mark of a great acquisition is where both parties gain a competitive advantage, and are able to mutually show an immediate and positive impact. This is the exact scenario we have here.”

This expertise, along with their unique Managed Services offering, complements Ricoh Canada’s strong reputation for Legal Document Services (LDS) – a portfolio of services that deliver Document Management/Content Management offerings, including document imaging and IT services, tailored specifically to the legal market.

“As a division of Ricoh Canada we will be able to combine our expertise and technology solutions with Ricoh’s capacity, resources, and commitment to customer service,” says Karen Brookman, President of Commonwealth Legal.

“We have always operated as a specialized boutique service provider to Canadian law firms, government agencies and corporations. Now as part of Ricoh Canada, a trusted Canadian company with global reach, we will deliver an unparalleled full-service offering to our clients with more ease and accessibility than ever before.”

Commonwealth Legal
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Commonwealth Legal has built a strong reputation for its client service orientation and level of quality control, expertise and professionalism. As the first company to offer secure, webhosting solutions to the Canadian legal market, Commonwealth Legal has developed partnerships with industry leading software providers. Commonwealth Legal offers the broadest range of customizable, litigation... more

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