Ropes & Gray Advises HaystackID in its Acquisition of eTERA Consulting
Ropes & Gray advised HaystackID in its acquisition of eTERA Consulting. HaystackID is a specialized eDiscovery services firm that helps corporations and law firms find, listen, and learn from data when facing complex, data-intensive investigations and litigation; eTERA Consulting is a leading eDiscovery managed services company. The senior leadership teams of both organizations have reinvested in the combined business alongside additional investment from Knox Capital, ORIX Mezzanine & Private Equity, Maranon Capital, L.P. and Baird Principal Group. The transaction was announced on Jan.17.
The Ropes & Gray team was led by private equity partner Neill Jakobe, private equity counsel Laura Yockey, finance partner Alexander Zeltser, tax partner Aaron Harsh, benefits partner Alexandra Alperovich and labor & employment associate Jennifer Cormier.