Richard Seabrook Joins Epiq Systems as Vice President and General Manager, eDiscovery Europe

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LONDON, Jan. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Epiq Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPIQ), a leading provider of managed technology for the global legal profession, today announced that Richard Seabrook has joined the company as Vice President and General Manager, eDiscovery Europe.

"Rick brings deep experience in leading large, global professional services teams to his role overseeing Epiq's European eDiscovery and eDisclosure operations," said Christopher E. Olofson, President and Chief Operating Officer, Epiq Systems. "As Epiq continues its rapid, organic growth in the U.K. and Europe, Rick will be integral to ensuring that we continue to deliver the high quality that our clients have come to expect."

European and international growth highlights for Epiq in 2013 included:

  • Increased document review centre space by 50 per cent at Epiq's London location and expanded client services and operations teams by 40 per cent
  • Completed tens of thousands of hours of audio review for global regulatory matters
  • Deployed mobile eDiscovery and review solutions across 35 countries

Partnering with key leaders in the global organisation, Seabrook will be responsible for ensuring that the business achieves revenue goals through the delivery of exceptional client services and quality operations. Additionally, he will be focused on ensuring Epiq builds upon its successful organisational culture and continues to attract the right talent to effectively support its overarching business goals.

Seabrook has 17 years of experience in professional services, systems integration, and application and business process outsourcing.

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. Visit us online at www.epiqsystems.com.

CONTACT: For more information Lew Schroeber, Investor Relations Telephone: 913-621-9500 Email: ir@epiqsystems.com

Source:Epiq Systems, Inc.