Axiom and LegalWorks launch strategic collaboration to bring Axiom’s legal services to the Nordics

LegalWorks Nordic and Axiom announced today that they have entered into a strategic collaboration to service customers in the Nordic region, bringing Axiom’s best-in-class, technology-enabled legal solutions to leading companies in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.

December 12, 2017 — Axiom is the world’s leading alternative legal services provider with over 2,000+ employees across three continents. The company’s proven solutions, including their GDPR Contracts Compliance Solution and M&A due diligence capabilities, used across the Fortune 500, bring powerful new legal offerings to the region. Today’s geographic expansion into the Nordics builds on Axiom’s established presence in Europe, with hundreds of employees in London, Belfast, Frankfurt, Zurich and Wroclaw.

LegalWorks is an alternative legal services provider headquartered in Stockholm, supporting clients in the Nordic region with legal resources, recruitment, advisory- and legal operations services.

“The cooperation enables us to combine our GDPR services with Axiom’s GDPR Contracts Compliance Solution to assess and remediate large volumes of contracts. This will be the next wave of GDPR compliance and Axiom’s unique capability is a perfect match to our offer.  In addition, we will be able to work with Axiom and our clients in the Nordics to uncover deal synergies and accelerate integration by using Axiom’s M&A Due Diligence process and AI capabilities,” said Leif Frykman, co-founder and leading LegalWorks legal operations franchise.

“I look forward to collaborating on the talent platform whereby legal professionals in the Nordics get the chance to work both the Axiom and the LegalWorks way. A great opportunity for professional growth” said Anna Lensmar-Friedman, CEO of LegalWorks Nordic AB.

“We’re confident that the local market knowledge, relationships, and legal talent as brought by LegalWorks, combined with Axiom’s purpose-built processes, technology and access to projects-based delivery capacity through our Legal Services Centers of Excellence, will provide Nordic clients fresh and innovative solutions,” said Sandra Devine, Managing Director of Axiom Europe.  “We’re thrilled to name LegalWorks as our first partner in the Nordic region, drawing on our shared vision for the future of legal services and the opportunity for tech-enabled solutions like Axiom’s to deliver work more efficiently, effectively and at scale."

About Axiom
Axiom, a recognized leader in the business of law, provides tech-enabled legal, contracts, and compliance solutions for large enterprises. Axiom’s solutions combine legal experience, technology, and data analytics to deliver work in a way that dramatically reduces risk, cost and cycle-time. The firm comprises 2,000-plus lawyers, professionals, process engineers and technologists who serve over half the Fortune 100 across 15 regions and 3 centers of excellence globally.

About LegalWorks 
LegalWorks Nordic AB is one of the leading alternative legal service providers in the Nordics and has a mission to modernize how legal support is delivered to customers in the Nordics. We have built up a team of lawyers, most of them with experience from the inside of a company, and support our clients in long-term relationships with the same pragmatic and efficient approach as an in-house counsel. We offer in-depth expertise in a number of areas, including data privacy, public procurement and compliance matters. We help legal teams with productivity and development projects and to fill any organisational gaps, whether it is an interim position, out-sourced service or a recruitment.

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