David is a seasoned executive with significant experience leading digital information and e-commerce businesses.
New York, NY (PRWEB) April 08, 2013
USLegal, Inc., a leading provider of online legal information, products, and services, today announced the appointment of David Palmieri to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Frank Edens, founder of USLegal, will continue in the role of CEO of USLegalForms, Inc., a subsidiary of USLegal, and will continue to serve as a member of USLegal’s board of directors.
Edens commented, “David is a seasoned executive with significant experience leading digital information and e-commerce businesses. He is highly qualified to lead USLegal in this next stage of the company’s growth, and I will work closely with him to achieve our goals.”
Keith Givens, attorney and member of the USLegal board of directors added, “We are delighted that David has agreed to take on the role of CEO at USLegal, Inc. He brings a wealth of relevant experience and shares the company’s vision for a transformed market for legal services in the US.”
Mr. Palmieri is a veteran internet executive and general manager with two decades of experience in digital information and e-commerce companies. Most recently, he was Vice President of LexisNexis and Managing Director of the Martindale-Hubbell division, where he had responsibility for leading legal web sites, including Lawyers.com, as well as Martindale-Hubbell’s digital marketing services business that provides web site development as well as search engine marketing (SEM) and optimization services (SEO) to thousands of law firm customers. While at LexisNexis, Mr. Palmieri also served as a member of the board of directors at Rocket Lawyer, a provider of online legal forms and pre-paid legal services.
Prior to joining LexisNexis in 2009, Mr. Palmieri held senior executive positions at Dun & Bradstreet, Register.com, and Barnes & Noble’s e-commerce division. He holds a BA in Business Administration from Franklin & Marshall College and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
About USLegal, Inc.: USLegal, Inc. is a leading provider of online legal information, products, forms and services. Since 1997, the company has been a pioneer in making legal services more approachable, accessible, and affordable. Its web properties include USLegal.com, USLegalForms.com, FormsPass.com, and more. USLegalForms.com is the largest, oldest and most acclaimed source for downloadable legal forms on the Internet. For more information, visit corporate.uslegal.com.