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Legal Process Outsourcing (LPO) for Corporations

Aligning with the push for leaner corporate law departments and reduced legal spend, Acumum assists in-house clients minimise the need for law firms and optimise internal resource allocation.

Trained near-shore legal support teams process routine transactional work and allow counsel to focus on higher value responsibilities.

  • Due Diligence & Deal Support: Corporate Transactions

Due diligence underlying corporate transactions such mergers, acquisitions or divestitures are resource exhaustive and frequently time-sensitive. Acumum’s legal and accounting teams are able to quickly and accurately review documents and perform attendant analyses to inform early strategy management, deal valuations, and risk assessments. Our teams also aid clients perform administrative functions such as redacting documents, procuring third-party consents and identifying integration issues.

Acumum’s teams further enable the timely execution of post-event integration plans, including document database migration and transiting contracts.

Our associates handle:

  • Financial due diligence
  • Operational / management due diligence
  • Legal due diligence
  • Third-party notices/consents
  • Contract amendments / terminations / novations
  • Document migration and related integration tasks
  • Legislative / Regulatory Compliance

Lead by senior lawyers and accountants, Acumum’s teams of dedicated professional resources execute outsourcing solutions in support of (global) compliance programs. Our compliance groups act as fluid extensions of corporate compliance departments and specialize in regulatory obligations arising from U.S., U.K. and EU jurisdictions:

  • Anti-Money Laundering (AML)
  • Know Your Client (KYC)
  • Anti-Corruption
  • Transaction Monitoring
  • Manning helpdesks and compliance hotlines
  • Compliance audits / health checks

See also Acumum Compliance

  • Contract Management

Acumum assists corporations manage the life-cycle of all major commercial agreements types. Acumum legal teams:

  • Build template libraries
  • Develop negotiation playbooks
  • Draft & negotiate agreements
  • Populate and maintain contract management databases
  • Monitor & administer contract obligations

Acumum further collaborates with in-house counsel to identify opportunities to increase transactional workflow output using analytics. Our workflow analysts evaluate and improve the efficiency of:

  • Stakeholder participation
  • Negotiation cycles
  • Escalation and approval processes
  • Signature procurement processes
  • Contract Abstraction/Summarization

Acumum operates teams that perform high volume contract content discovery. Our trained associates are capable of accurately digesting contracts of varying complexity and reliably scale to meet aggressive volume and turnaround requirements. Acumum implements outsourcing solutions specifically for:

  • Analyzing and capturing contract terms
  • Contract audits
  • Risk reviews
  • Contract database population/migration
  • Legal Research

Acumum can perform a wide array of quality research using cost-effective near-shore research teams. Through the implementation of standardize research methodologies, constant client calibration, and experienced LPO leadership, Acumum is able to rapidly scale its capabilities to fit client requirements without sacrificing quality. Our near-shore research teams produce:

  • Multi-jurisdictional surveys
  • Recurring digests of legislative and/or regulatory updates
  • Case law summaries
  • Issue-specific research memorandums

If you would like more information as to how Acumum’s skilled associates can provide you with cost effective near-shore LPO solutions, please contact: gnoel@acumum.com, Malta Office +356 2778 1700 Ext. 101