LexisNexis Announces New Head of LexisPSL Corporate
Former Clifford Chance lawyer Robert Hill joins LexisNexis
LONDON, 13 March 2013 – LexisNexis UK (www.lexisnexis.co.uk), a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today announced that Robert Hill has joined LexisNexis as head of Lexis®PSL Corporate.
Hill has joined LexisNexis directly from magic circle firm Clifford Chance, where he was a corporate senior associate. He trained and qualified at another magic circle firm, Freshfields. He has a wide range of corporate experience including advising on public and private M&A, equity and debt capital markets, joint ventures, transactions in the insurance sector and general company advisory matters.
Karen Battersby, LexisNexis UK practice area director, commented: “I am delighted that Robert has joined LexisNexis and the LexisPSL team. Robert has a strong track record in all aspects of corporate law. I have no doubt that he will make a huge contribution to the company, and I look forward to working with him.”
Hill has also gained in-house experience on secondment to a tier 1 investment bank, as well as spending time working in industry.
Robert Hill, Head LexisPSL Corporate, added: “I am very excited to have joined LexisNexis. They are at the cutting edge of providing legal information. I am looking forward to working with the LexisPSL team and helping our customers gain real return on investment from our services. It is now more important than ever for law firms to be productive and efficient. Using an authoritative source is crucial for their success.”
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LexisNexis Legal & Professional (www.lexisnexis.com) is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. Part of Reed Elsevier, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 100 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide.
In the UK, LexisNexis (www.lexisnexis.co.uk) online legal solutions include: Lexis®PSL, Lexis®Check and Lexis®Library. Published resources include both Butterworths® and Tolley™. LexisNexis provides the most comprehensive source of legal and tax commentary in the UK and was named Supplier of the Year at the British Legal Awards 2012.
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