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Wavelength joins Simmons & Simmons

Wavelength joins Simmons & Simmons.

Wavelength.law (Wavelength) is pleased to announce that they will be joining Simmons & Simmons.

Cambridge, 22 July 2019

Wavelength, the world’s first regulated legal engineering firm, has announced that it has joined Simmons & Simmons following its acquisition by the leading international law firm. 

As part of Simmons & Simmons, Wavelength will introduce new services and solutions for clients around the globe, by utilising its diverse blend of legal, data, design and engineering skills drawn from in and outside the legal profession.

Peter Lee, co-founder and CEO of Wavelength, commented: ‘We are extremely proud of the impact we have been able to make for our clients by applying our design thinking, data science, and technology skills to real challenges faced by legal teams. At the same time Simmons & Simmons is seeing increasing demand for our skillsets from within their client base and this transaction provides us with an excellent opportunity for us to scale together.’

Drew Winlaw, co-founder, COO and Chief Legal Engineer of Wavelength, commented: ‘We have built an energetic multi-disciplinary team who thrive on solving complex challenges with legal data and legal processes. Joining with Simmons & Simmons provides us with opportunities to serve an established client base, powered by the support and capital to help grow our team to meet the rising demand for legal engineering, legal operations, and legal design services around the world.’

Wavelength will continue to be led by Peter Lee and Drew Winlaw from offices in Cambridge and London offering their unique blend of data engineering and creative design to deliver positive change in the legal sector, at scale.

Jeremy Hoyland, Managing Partner at Simmons & Simmons, commented: ‘This is an exciting opportunity for the firm and one that will give our clients a clear advantage. It demonstrates that we are serious about delivering smarter solutions for our clients and that we are driving change for the better in the legal market. I look forward to working with the Wavelength team and to introducing them to our clients.’

About Wavelength: Wavelength is the regulated firm of legal engineers; using data engineering and creative design to deliver positive change in the legal sector. As legal engineers, we unlock new value, efficiencies and insights in a way that transforms how each legal professional, business and member of society experiences legal process. We design legal solutions. We deliver positive change.

If you would like more information about this topic, please call Lindsey Melnecsuk at +44 (0)774 1911 211, or email contact@wavelength.law

Peter Lee