Epiq Systems Announces Class Action and Mass Tort Solutions Promotions

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PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Epiq Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPIQ), a leading provider of managed technology for the global legal profession, announced today that both Adam Palmer and Brennen Kelly have been promoted to Vice President, Class Action & Mass Tort Solutions at Epiq Systems.

"Adam and Brennen bring deep experience in providing consultative guidance to our clients for class action and mass tort administration matters," said Andrew Shimek, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Epiq Systems. "I'm excited to have them both in leadership roles consulting with legal teams to deliver superior service in matters of all types."

Brennen Kelly's extensive class action experience includes consumer finance, antitrust, securities, wage and hour, product liability, and borrower remediation programs. His ability to develop iterative solutions for IT challenges with legal dimensions compliments Epiq's overall approach. Brennen holds a J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law and a BA from the University of Michigan.

Adam Palmer's broad experience encompasses a wide variety of class action matters, including insurance, antitrust, TCPA (telephone consumer protection act), product liability, consumer, securities, government and oil and gas matters. Adam's background in finance fits seamlessly with Epiq's ability to help design new, effective financial protocols for class action disbursements and related procedures. Adam holds a degree in accounting from Michigan State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

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.

CONTACT: Lew Schroeber, Investor Relations Telephone: 913-621-9500 Email: ir@epiqsystems.com or visit us online at www.epiqsystems.com

Source:Epiq Systems, Inc.