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QuisLex

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Chief Executive Officer: Ram Vasudevan
Chief Operating Officer: Sirisha Gummaregula
Number of employees worldwide: 1200+
Languages:English, French, German, Mandarin, Spanish

OVERVIEW & HISTORY:
QuisLex is the industry leading Alternative Legal Service Provider (ALSP), specialising in complex document review, contract management, compliance and legal operations projects for Global 500 corporations and Am Law 100 and magic circle firms. QuisLex’s services are among the most sophisticated in the industry and it is the partner of choice for clients on their bet‑the‑company matters.

Services Offered:
Litigation:

The company’s litigation services focus on its core managed document review service, which includes complete end‑to‑end project management and quality control that seamlessly integrate with outside counsel. The company’s managed review portfolio extends beyond the review of documents to include a number of sophisticated, value added services. Additionally, QuisLex prepares privilege logs and performs redactions for privilege, trade secrets and confidentiality. The company leverages institutional knowledge of its clients and their industries to provide trial and witness preparation assistance such as detailed pattern/trend analysis, chronologies and deposition analysis/comparisons.

Regulatory & Internal Investigations:
QuisLex has assisted numerous clients in responding to high-profile, high-stakes investigations in both the US and UK. The company has developed a sophisticated specialisation in financial services investigations, including surveillance audits, and has significant experience in antitrust/competition related matters and FCPA investigations. The company has been asked on multiple occasions to represent both sides in an HSR Second Request based on the company’s demonstrated ability to execute efficiently and effectively on large-scale and complex matters.

Data Privacy:
QuisLex has assisted with DSAR processing as a regular business process, as well as in response to multinational data breaches. The company has assisted its clients with applying data privacy redactions based on several data privacy regimes. QuisLex has also worked on a number of PII reviews in the incident response context.

Compliance:
QuisLex has deep experience designing and implementing contract compliance programs. Assessing existing contracts and contractual relationships, the company performs third‑party due diligence, revises and renegotiates contracts, and establishes controls and processes to ensure prospective compliance and speed implementation.

Contract Lifecycle Management:
QuisLex assumes overall management responsibility for a wide spectrum of buy- and sell‑side contracts on behalf of its clients. QuisLex’s dedicated teams provide full spectrum contract management support, including creation and implementation of contract management systems, and creation of playbooks for contract drafting, negotiating guidelines, exception identification and analysis, escalation process mapping and ongoing contract maintenance.

Contract Abstraction & Analysis:
As part of its contract analysis services, QuisLex identifies material rights and obligations, captures deviations from standard terms and conditions, provides substantive classifications of contracts, captures key metrics required for business purposes, and creates and monitors standards and best practices.

M&A:
QuisLex provides pre‑ and post‑merger support on both the buy and sell sides. Pre-merger, specialised teams perform reviews of relevant contracts required for due diligence. Post‑merger, QuisLex teams assist in integration review and support, analysing the acquired entities’ contracts against client standards to assist in identifying integration strategies involving renegotiation, termination and renewals. In addition to its overall expertise in analysing complex contracts, QuisLex has developed an array of best practices specifically related to spin‑off and restructuring transactions.

Legal Operations Consulting & Analytics:
QuisLex supports corporate legal departments by designing and implementing scalable, repeatable, well‑managed processes. The company has built on its experience standardising legal processes and creating and implementing templates, manuals, guidelines and playbooks across its core service areas to tailor them to the needs of individual clients or for a particular work stream. QuisLex also beta tests and integrates new developments in technology. The company also analyses metrics from these processes to drive results and to identify further opportunities for process improvements and creating efficiencies.

Key Clients:
QuisLex’s clients include leading global financial institutions; insurance companies; major technology, pharmaceutical and manufacturing companies; Global 500 corporations and worldwide industry leaders; and Am Law 100 and magic circle law firms.