KANSAS CITY, Kan., Feb. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Epiq Systems, Inc.
(Nasdaq:EPIQ), a leading provider of managed technology for the global
legal profession, today announced the expansion of its presence in Asia
following the success of its eDiscovery and document review service
offerings in the region.
Since opening in 2009, Epiq's Hong Kong office has seen its revenue
steadily increase. Epiq is focusing on further Asian expansion with a
new office opening in Tokyo, Japan. The new Japanese office will offer
end-to-end eDiscovery services including consulting, forensics,
collections, processing and hosting. Central to this expansion is the
establishment of a new document review services facility with Japanese
and other foreign language support.
Epiq Systems also announced the appointment of Scott Warren as general
manager for the Japanese operation. Mr. Warren is a qualified attorney
who brings more than 20 years' experience of working in the legal,
corporate and eDiscovery sectors in Japan to his new role at Epiq
"I am looking forward to deepening Epiq's foothold in the Asian market
and broadening the range of solutions and services available to our
customers," said Mr. Warren.
"We are entering an exciting phase in the growth of our presence in
Asia," said Greg Wildisen, International Managing Director, Epiq
Systems, "From the establishment of our Hong Kong office four years ago
to the opening of the document review services centre there last year,
the operation has continued to grow at a rapid pace. Expansion into
Japan this year demonstrates our commitment to providing our clients
with international support to facilitate secure, compliant,
cross-border data transactions and disclosure projects."
About Epiq Systems
Epiq Systems is a leading global provider of technology-enabled
solutions for electronic discovery, bankruptcy and class action
administration. We offer full-service capabilities to support
litigation, investigations, financial transactions, regulatory
compliance and other legal matters. Our innovative technology and
services, combined with deep subject-matter expertise, provide reliable
solutions for the professionals we serve.
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