NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- KCC, a Computershare company and premier provider of administrative-support services for the legal and financial industries, is marking several milestones for its class action practice. The company was recently recognized as the 2015 Best Claims Administrator by The National Law Journal and is also celebrating the administration of its 6,000th class action settlement.
The company's successes of the past year have included the addition of top industry talents, including Justin Hughes and Robert Cormio. They both bring extensive securities class action administration experience. The firm is actively looking to grow its east coast practice and interested persons should apply at kccllc.com.
The company is also pleased to announce the relocation of Jenny Trang, a director in the company's business development department, to New York.
"Our class action settlement administration practice has achieved notable successes through the expertise, technology and client service model that we've built over the last five years," said Bryan Butvick, chief executive officer, KCC. "Bringing top talent to KCC and expanding our practice in New York will provide additional resources to law firms engaged in securities and antitrust matters."
KCC has been settlement administrator for some of the largest securities and antitrust litigations. Some of KCC's largest securities matters include: Enron Securities Litigation (S.D. Tex.); Xerox Securities Litigation (D. Conn.); In Re Charles Schwab Corp Securities Litigation (N.D. Cal.); and Harborview MBS (S.D.N.Y.). KCC's antitrust administration experience includes: In re U.S. Foodservice, Inc. Pricing Litigation (D. Conn); In re Rubber Chemicals Antitrust Litigation (N.D. Cal.); In re Titanium Dioxide Antitrust Litigation (D. Md.); and In re Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM) Antitrust Litigation (D. Conn).
KCC provides administrative-support services that help legal professionals realize time and cost efficiencies. With an integrated suite of corporate restructuring, class action, mass tort, strategic communication and legal document management solutions, KCC alleviates the administrative challenges of today's legal processes and procedures. KCC has gained client and industry recognition for its industry expertise, professional-level client service and proprietary technologies.
Computershare (ASX: CPU) is a global market leader in transfer agency and share registration, employee equity plans, proxy solicitation and stakeholder communications. We also specialize in corporate trust, mortgage, bankruptcy, class action and utility administration, and a range of other diversified financial and governance services.
Founded in 1978, Computershare is renowned for its expertise in high integrity data management, high volume transaction processing and reconciliations, payments and stakeholder engagement. Many of the world's leading organizations use us to streamline and maximize the value of relationships with their investors, employees, creditors and customers.
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