Elevate Services Acquires Med Legal Consulting, U.S.-Based Medical Claims and Litigation Specialist
Elevate Expands Legal Consulting, Legal Process Outsourcing (LPO) and Legal Project Management (LPM) Capabilities.
LOS ANGELES – December 4, 2012 – Elevate Services Inc., a global provider of consulting, managed services and technology solutions for law firms and corporate legal departments, today announced the acquisition of Med Legal Consulting Source, Inc., a U.S. firm specializing in medical claims and litigation. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Med Legal Consulting provides medical claims and litigation expertise and project management to plaintiff and defense attorneys, insurance companies, corporations and the government. Employing highly trained U.S. Nurse Consultants, Bill Auditors, Life Care Planners and a patent-pending medical record review system, Med Legal Consulting offers expert witness testimony, medical record analysis, life care planning, and medical bill review services.
Elevate Founder and Chairman Liam Brown said “Med Legal’s services have cut costs and improved outcomes for AmLaw 100 litigation teams and in-house counsel in the legal, pharmaceutical, insurance and health care sectors. From our first meeting, I was impressed by their systematic approach to complex medical LPO – incorporating domain expertise and consulting, defined and repeatable processes, and technology.”
“Joining forces with Elevate provides us with growth capital and technology expertise to better serve our existing clients and to reach new clients,” said Nancy Fraser Michalski, Founder and CEO of Med Legal, who joined the Elevate executive management team as part of the acquisition. “We are joining a management team that has a proven track-record of building market-leading offerings for the legal market, and that’s great news for our clients.”
About Elevate Services, Inc.
Elevate provides law firms and corporate legal departments with practical ways to improve efficiency, quality, and outcomes through consulting, managed services and technology. Elevate was founded in 2011 by Liam Brown, the founder and former President and CEO of Integreon, Inc., which he led from startup to annual sales of nearly $150 million. For more information, visit elevateservices.com and follow Elevate on Twitter: @ElevateServices
About Med Legal Consulting Source, Inc.
Med Legal was founded in 2000 by Nancy Fraser Michalski. Med Legal experts assist professionals handling bodily injury claims and litigation to achieve better outcomes. By bridging the gap between the medical and legal worlds, Med Legal brings to light case changing details that impact case strategy and produce better results.