Monday, October 27, 2008

Kroll Ontrack named leading electronic discovery provider by top American law firms for seventh year in a row

Am. law 200 rank company as their preferred electronic discovery services provider in annual technology survey

Minneapolis – Oct. 27, 2008 – Kroll Ontrack®, the industry's leading provider of paper and electronic discovery, computer forensics and ESI consulting, jury consulting, and courtroom presentation services, today announced that it was recognized as the most used electronic discovery provider in Law Firm Inc.'s thirteenth annual Am Law Tech Survey. This survey, appearing in the October issue of Law Firm Inc., marks the seventh consecutive year that Kroll Ontrack has been awarded this honor.

"It is more important than ever for corporations and law firms to partner with an experienced electronic discovery provider to help manage the ever growing amount and complexity of electronically stored information (ESI) efficiently and effectively," said Michele Lange, director of Legal Technologies for Kroll Ontrack. "We are honored to again be recognized as the top provider of quality e-discovery technology and consulting services by clients who continue to trust their pre-litigation, internal investigations, discovery and trial needs to Kroll Ontrack."

Kroll Ontrack has won this award every year since the poll first began surveying law firms in 2002 regarding their preferred electronic discovery vendor. Of the 109 firms surveyed in the e- discovery category this year, 68 firms or 62 percent of the respondents identified Kroll Ontrack as their electronic discovery provider of choice.

The thirteenth annual Am Law Tech Survey was conducted from May to late July. Polling CIOs and IT directors from the largest 200 law firms in America since 1995, the Am Law Tech Survey aims to reveal information about hardware, software, budgets, new developments and the latest legal trends. Responses were received from at least 109 firms.

The Legal Technologies & Consulting division of Kroll Ontrack provides corporations, law firms and government agencies with technology and consulting services for large scale paper and electronic discovery, computer forensics and litigation readiness and response projects. Through the acquisition of TrialGraphix (September 2007), the leader in jury consulting and presentations, Kroll Ontrack also offers a wide range of trial services such as jury research; witness preparation; trial consulting; and graphics and presentations for mediations, arbitrations and trial. Helping clients quickly and cost-effectively find, review, manage, produce and present relevant evidence, Kroll Ontrack is recognized as the leading electronic discovery provider by the Am Law Tech Survey (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 & 2008).

About Kroll Ontrack Inc.

Kroll Ontrack provides technology-driven services and software to help legal, corporate and government entities as well as consumers recover, search, analyze, produce and present data efficiently and cost-effectively. In addition to its award-winning suite of software, Kroll Ontrack provides data recovery, advanced search, paper and electronic discovery, computer forensics, ESI consulting, and trial consulting and presentation services. Kroll Ontrack is a technology services division of Kroll Inc., the global risk consulting company. For more information about Kroll Ontrack and its offerings please visit:;;;

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