Foley & Lardner Adopts Kira Across Its Mergers and Acquisitions Practice To Enhance Due Diligence Processes

Written by: Kira Systems

September 13, 2021

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Foley & Lardner LLP, an international law firm with over 1,100 lawyers in 24 offices, today announced that it is using Kira as part of its commitment to deliver agile and results-oriented legal solutions to clients who seek M&A counsel.

“As part of our ongoing commitment to innovation and client service, we are excited to work with Kira. Utilizing the software will reduce our attorneys’ time spent on the manual review of contracts and other documents, which will allow us more time to assist our clients in other areas,” said Christopher Cain, partner and co-chair of Foley’s Transactions Practice.

Kira will allow Foley to be more competitive with its pricing strategy and to solicit new business. It will also create greater efficiencies and enhance consistency in the firm’s services.

“Foley’s commitment to implementing contract review and analysis software across its M&A practice to support the firm’s due diligence practices will help enhance its thorough approach to each M&A transaction,” said Kennan Samman, Senior Director of Global Sales. “By doing so, the firm will be able to even more efficiently maximize value for M&A sellers and minimize risks for buyers. We look forward to seeing how the firm will continue to leverage Kira across other practice groups.”

Foley provides comprehensive legal advice to public and private companies, investment banks, private equity and venture capital funds, special board committees, and lenders in a broad range of sophisticated and complex business and legal issues. To learn more about the firm, click here.

About Foley & Lardner LLP

Foley & Lardner LLP looks beyond the law to focus on the constantly evolving demands facing our clients and their industries. With over 1,100 lawyers in 24 offices across the United States, Mexico, Europe, and Asia, Foley approaches client service by first understanding our clients’ priorities, objectives, and challenges. We work hard to understand our clients’ issues and forge long-term relationships with them to help achieve successful outcomes and solve their legal issues through practical business advice and cutting-edge legal insight. Our clients view us as trusted business advisors because we understand that great legal service is only valuable if it is relevant, practical and beneficial to their businesses.

About Kira Systems

Kira Systems’ technology is a powerful, award-winning software solution that excels at searching and analyzing contract and document text, helping the world’s largest corporations and professional service firms uncover relevant information from their contracts and related documents. Kira can be deployed for contract intelligence due diligence, knowledge management, real estate, regulatory compliance, and wherever visibility into contract and document data is critical. Using Kira Quick Study, our no-code machine learning platform, anyone can train Kira to accurately identify and answer a question about virtually any desired clause or data point from their business documents. To find out more, please visit

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