Joe's deep understanding of corporate governance, legal and reputational risk, and the many challenges facing legal departments will enhance QuisLex’s portfolio of innovative solutions that help address these challenges.
(PRWEB) July 18, 2016
QuisLex today announced the appointment of Joseph Polizzotto as Senior Vice President, Strategy and Client Services.
Prior to joining QuisLex, Mr. Polizzotto was Deutsche Bank General Counsel-Americas and previously, General Counsel of Lehman Brothers. He began his legal career as a Litigation Associate at Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft.
Mr. Polizzotto’s many professional distinctions include the Alfred J. Rauschman Award in 2015 from the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) for contributions to the Compliance and Legal Community and a distinguished career in the Financial Services Industry. He is a past Chair of the SIFMA Federal Regulation Committee. He was also a recipient of the Visionary of Justice Award in 2012 from the New York Legal Assistance Group.
Mr. Polizzotto has appeared before the United States Supreme Court, testified on behalf of the financial services industry before the Senate Banking Committee, and is a frequent speaker at conferences relating to issues affecting in-house legal departments.
“We are very pleased that Joe has decided to bring his world class experience to the QuisLex Leadership Team. His expertise and breadth of experience will be of exceptional value to QuisLex and our clients. His deep understanding of corporate governance, legal and reputational risk, and the many challenges facing legal departments will enhance QuisLex’s portfolio of innovative solutions that help address these challenges,” said Ram Vasudevan, CEO.
“QuisLex is the clear leader in the legal services outsourcing industry and has the right skill and experience to help in-house legal departments and law firms implement best-in-class solutions for their litigation and compliance needs. I am excited to be joining their exceptional team and to being able to implement transformational solutions for corporate legal departments and law firms,” added Mr. Polizzotto.
Mr. Polizzotto received his J.D. from the New York University School of Law, Cum Laude and a B.A. in history, Cum Laude from Columbia College.
QuisLex is an award-winning legal services provider that specializes in delivering the benefits of operational excellence, process rigor, and measurable quality to complex legal work. Our expertise in managed document review, contract and compliance management, legal spend management, and legal operations consulting enables clients to focus on the issues that demand their substantive expertise while we solve the challenges of resource constraints, cost management, flexibility, and scale.
Since its founding in 2004, QuisLex has been a pioneer in the legal services industry. With more than 1,000 attorneys, process experts, statisticians and linguists, QuisLex continues that tradition today by delivering solutions that reduce costs, mitigate risks, and enhance quality. The company’s expertise in providing these benefits has been acknowledged by both clients and the legal industry at large, including being recognized by Chambers & Partners as a Band 1 legal outsourcing provider, New York Law Journal as a top managed document review provider, and the IACCM as its “Outstanding Service Provider” for contract management solutions.