Thomson Reuters’ Acquisition Of HighQ


Kemp Little has advised Thomson Reuters, the multinational media firm and a preeminent provider of business information services, on its strategic acquisition of HighQ.

The acquisition will expand on Thomson Reuters’ strategic objective to provide more cloud-based software offerings and address a growing market need for legal professionals.

HighQ is a leading collaboration platform for the legal and regulatory market. It offers a secure cloud-based platform for business collaboration, workflow automation and client engagement and serves more than 400 customers, including more than half of the Global 100 largest law firms.

Thomson Reuters Corporation is a Canadian multinational mass media and information firm.

The Kemp Little team was led by corporate partner Andy Moseby (Picture) with support from corporate associate Rebecca Denton.

HighQ was advised by Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. Skadden was led by private equity partner Richard Youle.

Involved fees earner: Rebecca Denton – Kemp Little; Andy Moseby – Kemp Little; Richard Youle – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;

Law Firms: Kemp Little; Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;

Clients: HighQ; Thomson Reuters;