LAC Group, a specialist library and information management company, today announced an agreement to provide outsourced library services to London-based international law firm DAC Beachcroft. The multi-year agreement, effective 1 July, is the result of an extensive review of library service providers by DAC Beachcroft.
LAC Group has served the needs of libraries, information services and knowledge management teams across a variety of sectors, industries and geographies for almost 30 years. Its client base includes law firms, government agencies, public libraries, media companies and leading international corporations.
Using its Library as a Service™ (LaaS) approach, LAC Group will deliver onsite support backed up by a distributed network of specialists. The services delivered to DAC Beachcroft will include legal and business research, information resource management, research training and guidance and current awareness.
“We are excited to be working with DAC Beachcroft,” said Eleanor Windsor, Director of Business Development for the UK and EMEA at LAC Group. “We are confident our library and research services will ensure that partners and lawyers at DAC Beachcroft are equipped with all of the necessary information and the most up‑to‑date resources to enhance both their existing and new client relationships.”
Jeffrey Ng, Operations Director at DAC Beachcroft, added, “We have worked closely with LAC Group during the last few months to ensure that the new service will meet our needs both now and in the future, in terms of service quality and value, as DAC Beachcroft continues to focus on growth across its key business areas.”
About LAC Group
LAC Group, leader in information curation and knowledge services, offers comprehensive services to help organisations maximise the utility of real‑time and archival information. A certified woman‑owned business founded in 1986 by CEO Deborah Schwarz, a professional law librarian, LAC Group is a trusted choice of law firms, government agencies, public libraries, international corporations, major studios, broadcasters and universities seeking to manage their ever‑increasing information and knowledge management challenges. The company operates for clients globally with a staff base in the UK, US and Europe.
About DAC Beachcroft
DAC Beachcroft is a leading international legal business with more than 2,200 people and coverage across the UK, Europe, Asia‑Pacific, Latin America and North America. The firm provides full‑service commercial, transactional, claims, risk and advisory capabilities, working with clients in a select range of industry sectors including health, insurance and real estate. The firm is headquartered in London, UK. For more information, visit: www.dacbeachcroft.com.