Lawyers On Demand have announced the appointment of their first Service Development Director.
Nigel Rea, who joins from LexisNexis, will lead LOD’s managed solutions arm, which has been identified as an area of major growth for the flexible lawyering business.
Prior to joining LexisNexis in 2015, Rea spent six years with Olswang, joining as an executive officer before being made head of strategic development in 2014. Rea trained in business development at Allen & Overy.
Commenting on the appointment, LOD co-founder Simon Harper said: “LOD has been providing more and more clients with managed solutions – teams of lawyers augmented by technology, data and project management.
“Managed solutions are becoming a bigger and bigger part of what we do and what our clients expect. Nigel will be leading this part of the LOD business, making good use of his background in consultancy, legal technology and designing solutions for legal teams.”