Mergers & Acquisitions
MyCase acquires immigration legal tech software Docketwise
MyCase, a apply administration computer software business, introduced Monday that it experienced obtained the immigration software package Docketwise and integrated the system into its cloud-based software program.
Established in 2016 by Jeremy Peskin and James Pittman, Docketwise is billed as an “all-in-1 remedy” featuring a consumer portal, situation monitoring and invoicing with a client partnership management technique, or CRM, created precisely for immigration legal professionals.
“We’ve usually sought to empower regulation companies with the know-how they appreciate, and that is just the sort of software program that Jeremy and James have created at Docketwise,” said Jim McGinnis, CEO of MyCase, in a Could 16 information release. “This acquisition gives an fascinating chance to provide contemporary tools to a broader established of immigration legislation ﬁrms.”
Nicole Black, the legal technologies evangelist at MyCase and an ABA Journal columnist, reported the company would not be disclosing how much that it experienced obtained Docketwise for.
MyCase’s acquisition follows lawful tech provider Paradigm’s April buyout of LollyLaw, a different lawful situation management method for immigration law corporations and lawyers. The cloud-based mostly exercise management system features shopper consumption capabilities, automatic document management, circumstance tracking and billing.
Paradigm mentioned it would be throwing its “industry skills and resources” guiding LollyLaw.
“We want LollyLaw to be in the palms of just about every immigration organization in the nation so it can aid as numerous individuals as attainable through some of their toughest moments,” stated John Levesque, co-founder of LollyLaw, in an April 20 news launch.
And for all those navigating the U.S. immigration process, lawful tech platform Formally declared Monday that it experienced secured $2.3 million in a pre-seed spherical from undertaking capital firm Bessemer Undertaking Associates, BBG Ventures and other traders.
The system, which is beta tests, is aimed at asylum-seekers and other men and women navigating the U.S. immigration technique and connects them with a network of vetted lawyers, claimed Amélie-Sophie Vavrovsky, founder of Formally, in an interview this week with Business Insider.
Updated May perhaps 19 at 10:30 a.m. to reflect the integration of the Docketwise application to MyCase.