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LexisPSL Restructuring & Insolvency Helps Professionals Meet a Growing Need

The latest online practical guidance module from LexisNexis provides time-saving tools, the latest market insights and legal updates, which help lawyers deliver first-class client service

LONDON, 02 April 2012 – LexisNexis UK (, a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today announced the latest addition to its Lexis®PSL Legal Intelligence suite, Lexis®PSL Restructuring & Insolvency, covering all aspects of this complex and commercially-driven practice area.

In addition to the latest relevant legal and market news, this online source provides fast access to content from Tolley’s, Mithani, Halsbury’s, Bailey and Groves and Howard & Hedger together with legislation and related cases. The service provides forms users can fill in and save as well as precedents and practical guidance from our expert authors and contributors to ensure accurate, business-focused and informed decision making. Unique additional features such as a matrimonial calculator and quick-reference international comparison tables will free up research time, allowing practitioners to focus on what they do best.

Eleanor Stephens, Head of Restructuring & Insolvency for LexisPSL, said: “High profile cases, such as Lehman Brothers, Enron and Parmalat, have highlighted that maintaining expertise and staying up to date with changes in the law, as well as the market, is vital for practitioners in this area. As the global financial crisis continues, so does the importance and profile of insolvency and those working within it. The need to work effectively and efficiently has never been greater.”

Drawing on LexisNexis knowledge of what is required in practice for this highly competitive and commercial area of law, LexisPSL has worked with leading experts such as Mike Jervis of PwC, Chris Mallon of Skadden, top Silks and members of the judiciary to develop a unique product that incorporates both legal and business views.

Stephens adds: “LexisPSL has applied years of experience to provide everything restructuring and insolvency professionals need in one place.”

About LexisNexis Legal & Professional
LexisNexis Legal & Professional ( 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 ( online legal solutions include: Lexis®PSL, Lexis®Check and Lexis®Library – named Online Product of the Year at the Legal Technology Awards. Published resources include both Butterworths® and Tolley™. LexisNexis provides the most comprehensive source of legal and tax commentary in the UK.

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