Martindale-Hubbell® Connected Global Network Reaches 10,000-Lawyer Milestone

Wednesday, August 5, 2009 - 01:00

LexisNexis has announced that membership in Martindale-Hubbell®Connected has surpassed 10,000 lawyers.Launched on March 31, 2009 with 3,000 beta members, Martindale-Hubbell Connected is the premier global online network for corporate counsel and other legal professionals and is the latest innovation from martindale.com® . The network has since grown to more than 10,000 members spanning more than 110 countries, making Martindale-Hubbell Connected the world's largest, authenticated, online network designed exclusively for the legal profession.

To celebrate this milestone, LexisNexis will donate $10,000 to selected charities and nonprofit organizations chosen by Martindale-Hubbell Connected Alliance Partners. All Martindale-Hubbell Connected members will have the opportunity to vote via online poll as to where they'd like to see the funds donated, subject to the charity donation rules posted online. Voting closes on August 14. The winning organizations will receive a share of the $10,000 donation in proportion to the number of votes they receive.

The Alliance Partner Program for Martindale-Hubbell Connected offers legal associations and other select non-profit legal organizations secure and dedicated network communities - enabling a quick and easy method for these organizations to greatly expand their members' networking and collaboration capabilities while also integrating their group within the larger Martindale-Hubbell community.