Awards and Honors

Top Global LPO Provider

Chambers & Partners Global Guide
2015, 2016 and 2017

Fastest Growing Private Companies

Top quarter of list, two years running
Los Angeles Business Journal, 2015 and 2016

Ranked #53 on Inc. 500

Top tier of Inc. 5000 for 2016 (view at Inc.com)
Fastest Growing Private Companies

2015 ILTA Distinguished Peer Award

Consultant of the Year
Pratik Patel

2015 ILTA Award Finalist

Innovative Solution Provider of the Year
Elevate

Liam Brown inducted as Fellow

College of Law Practice Management

Multiple IAOP honors:

  • Highest Rated in Size & Growth Category
  • Best Rising Stars in Revenue Growth
  • Best Rising Stars in Employee Growth
  • Rising Stars in Number of Countries Worldwide
  • Rising Star in Size Group

Multiple IAOP honors:

  • Best 5 Legal Services Companies
  • Best 20 Rising Stars – Technology
  • Best 5 Rising Stars – Most Employees in U.S.
  • Rising Stars in Revenue Growth
  • Rising Stars in Employee Growth

Best Legal Support Services Firm and Next-Generation Legal Service Provider of the Year

Business Excellence Awards
Acquisition International Magazine

Innovation & Excellence in Legal Support Services

Innovation & Excellence Awards
Corporate LiveWire

Legal Support Services Firm of the Year

Business Excellence Awards
Acquisition International Magazine

Client Awards

We are thrilled by our clients’ accomplishments, many of which are a reflection of what we have helped them achieve.

2014 IC10: NetApp

InsideCounsel magazine

For the second year in a row, our client NetApp was named to the IC10 list, this time for groundbreaking work in developing an objective, data-driven system for verifying the “fair market value” of outside counsel timekeeper rates. Elevate collaborated with NetApp to develop and deploy this system, for which we also provide ongoing operational support.
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2014 Best Legal Department: NetApp

Corporate Counsel magazine

This award recognized the legal department at NetApp for multi-faceted excellence, including its victories against patent trolls, management of outside counsel spend, innovative use of technology, and overall operational strategy. We were cited as a valuable nontraditional partner in improving collaboration with outside counsel management – “a relationship [GC] Fawcett describes as ‘seamless.'”
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ACC 2013 Value Champions: NetApp

Association of Corporate Counsel

NetApp’s legal department was selected for its 4-pronged approach to improvement: 1) developing a technology roadmap; 2) integrating dashboards and analytics; 3) developing a managed service provider; and 4) implementing value-based fee arrangements with outside firms. Elevate’s involvement in multiple aspects of this plan was described as “a game changer” for NetApp.
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2013 IC10: NetApp

InsideCounsel magazine

The legal department at NetApp made the 2013 IC10 list for their “Legal Ecosystem” approach to support the company’s quickly growing business with high-quality, efficient legal services from nontraditional outside service providers, including Elevate. Describing our ongoing partnership with the in-house team, GC Matthew Fawcett says, “Elevate operates as if they are NetApp.”
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