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The Access Group extends its commanding position in the UK legal software market with the acquisition of Select Legal.

The Access Group, one of the UK’s leading providers of software to the mid-market, has announced the completion of the acquisition of Select Legal, a specialist provider of legal software to UK law firms.

Based in Hessle, Hull Select Legal provides a suite of software solutions supporting over 200 firms including those with Legal Aid specialism. Over its 28-year history, Select Legal has bult a loyal customer base and developed a reputation for providing efficient, flexible software that underpins their customer success.

Doug Sawers, Managing Director, Access Legal, commented: “Following the acquisitions of Eclipse and DPS in July 2020, this acquisition further solidifies our commanding position in the UK Legal software market and takes us a step closer to creating the first-of-its-kind digital workplace delivered through Access Workspace for Legal.

We are delighted to be welcoming the Select Legal team to the Access Group and are excited by the experience and capability they will add to our existing legal offering.”

Steve Dixon, Co-Founder and Director at Select Legal, commented: “Over the last 28 years we are proud to have built Select Legal into one of the UK’s leading legal software providers. The growth of the business has been established on a solid foundation of delivering flexible solutions that support our customers in all their operations. We are excited to bring the Access value to all our customers and build on the long-standing relationships we have established to date."

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