Dye & Durham Corporation (“Dye & Durham”), Canada’s leading provider of easy-to-use legal software and technology enabled services, announced today that it has acquired the remaining 49% of Easy Convey Ltd of the UK, bringing Dye & Durham’s holding to 100 percent.
Founded in 2000, Easy Convey’s comprehensive electronic conveyancing case management solution is one of the largest conveyancing platforms in England and Wales. The software significantly reduces data entry duplication and increases productivity. It is used daily by hundreds of legal professionals across England and Wales.
Commenting on the transaction, Matthew W. Proud, CEO of Dye & Durham said, “This is a significant step for Dye & Durham as we are continuing our commitment to international expansion. We are delighted to have 100% ownership of Easy Convey and we have ambitious plans for future development”.
“I am delighted to pass the Easy Convey baton to Dye & Durham. This is a new chapter for Easy Convey which will bring significant benefit to Easy Convey clients,” commented Dominic Cullis, outgoing Managing Director of Easy Convey.
Tom Durbin St George, incoming Director of Easy Convey Ltd said, “We plan to continue the innovative and market leading work undertaken by Easy Convey over the last 17 years while bringing in new products and services for our clients.”
As a wholly owned subsidiary of Dye & Durham, Easy Convey will continue to offer its customers conveyancing applications to make the process faster and cheaper for legal professionals. Dye & Durham intends to continue to invest in and improve the offerings of the company to further enhance the customer experience.
About Dye & Durham
Dye & Durham Corporation is Canada’s leading provider of easy-to-use legal software and technology enabled services. Founded in 1874, and employing over 200 team members in Canada and the United Kingdom, Dye & Durham is an industry leader with an existing blue-chip customer base and a leading presence in the legal services market. Additional information can be found at www.dyedurham.com.
About Easy Convey
Easy Convey Ltd has created England and Wales’ leading and most comprehensive electronic conveyancing platform. Easy Convey was the first company in the UK to seamlessly integrate with the HM Land Registry Business Gateway. The company is headquartered in Godalming, United Kingdom. Additional information about Easy Convey can be found at www.easyconvey.com
Julian Harvey of Downs Solicitors LLP of Dorking, Surrey acted as legal counsel to Dye & Durham on this transaction.