Epiq Systems Names Jill Bauer as Managing Director, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Solutions and Fiduciary Services

KANSAS CITY, Kan., April 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Epiq Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPIQ), a leading global provider of integrated technology solutions for the legal profession, today announced the appointment of Jill Bauer as managing director of Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Solutions & Fiduciary Services.

In this newly created role, Ms. Bauer will drive strategic positioning and brand awareness of Epiq within the Chapter 7 trustee community and ensure continued delivery of Epiq's highly effective and streamlined approach to case administration. Additionally, Ms. Bauer will lead the group in bringing to market fiduciary services offerings.

Ms. Bauer brings twenty-five years of business development and management experience within the bankruptcy industry and fiduciary markets. She served 10 years at Bankruptcy Management Solutions, Inc. (BMS) as senior vice president where she led Chapter 7 sales and services and implemented Chapter 11 software and service offerings. Prior to BMS, she served 13 years at JP Morgan Chase as senior vice president in the Chase Technology Solutions Group. Most recently, Ms. Bauer served as a senior officer in East West Bank's specialty deposits services group.

"With Jill's appointment, we add an accomplished bankruptcy and business development expert at the helm of our market-leading Chapter 7 solutions business," said Brad D. Scott, president and chief operating officer, Epiq Systems. "Jill's expertise in product development and client support greatly enhances our capabilities to serve our clients' needs in this area. Her experience and proven leadership track record are an added strength for the firm."

About Epiq Systems

Epiq Systems is a leading global provider of integrated technology solutions for the legal profession, including electronic discovery, bankruptcy, and class action and mass tort administration. We also offer full-service capabilities to support litigation, investigations, financial transactions, regulatory compliance and other legal matters. Our innovative technology and services, deep subject-matter expertise and global presence spanning 45 countries served from more than 20 locations allow us to provide secure, reliable solutions to the worldwide legal community. Visit us at www.epiqsystems.com.

CONTACT: Investor Contacts Kelly Bailey Epiq Systems 913-621-9500 ir@epiqsystems.com Chris Eddy or David Collins Catalyst Global 212-924-9800 epiq@catalyst-ir.com

Source:Epiq Systems, Inc.