ELMSFORD, NY, December 7, 2010 — Planet Data, a global innovator in the creation and development of defensible legal technologies, services and solutions, announced today that national law firm LeClairRyan has selected Planet Data as provider of discovery and records management services for the Land America Financial Group (LFG) Bankruptcy Trust.
The LFG Trust sought a discovery management partner that could provide efficient, scalable solutions for searching, processing and hosting vast amounts of information. Planet Data’s early cost assessment platform, Exego™, provides LeClairRyan and the LFG Trust with a powerful solution uniquely suited to managing the costs and complex requirements in the bankruptcy and financial restructuring market.
Planet Data Executive Vice President and COO David Cochran stated, “We are proud that LeClairRyan, a valued partner, has selected us for this important client.” Bill Belt, shareholder and team leader for LeClairRyan’s Discovery Solutions Practice, said, “Providing defensible discovery solutions and lowering costs is a top priority for our clients. Planet Data, a trusted partner for several years, understands this requirement better than anyone. We are excited to be working with them on this engagement.”
About Planet Data
Founded in 2001, Planet Data is a global leader in Early Case Assessment and Discovery Management solutions and services for law firms, corporations and government agencies. Planet Data is SAS 70 Type II and US Safe Harbor certified, and operates state-of-the-art data processing and hosting centers. Planet Data delivers flexible, high-quality, cost-effective eDiscovery services, high-level consulting, technical support and project management. Planet Data has substantial experience involving multi-lingual and unstructured data including Unicode. Planet Data is headquartered in Elmsford, NY, with offices in Boston, Charlotte, Cleveland, Denver, Paterson NJ, Pittsburgh and Washington DC. http://www.PlanetDS.com
LeClairRyan was founded in 1988 by Gary LeClair and Dennis Ryan. A business-minded law firm, LeClairRyan…