MCLEANSVILLE, NC--(Marketwired - Mar 13, 2014) - Litera is pleased to announce that Joy Heath Rush has joined Litera's executive team as Vice President of Client Development (Law Firms). With more than 32 years in legal technology, Joy brings to Litera a wealth of knowledge, a depth of passion, and a commitment to the success of the legal technology community.
Perhaps best known as a board member and past president of International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), Rush has also been a contributor to legal IT publications and frequent speaker at industry events. Hailing from Sidley Austin LLP, a global firm with more than 1800 lawyers practicing in 19 cities around the world, Rush is well-respected for her expertise on a wide range of topics. Over her 28 years with Sidley, she managed teams responsible for desktop applications, multimedia services, asset management, user training and support at the highly esteemed firm.
"I have known Litera since its infancy," said Rush, "I continue to be impressed with Litera's values, innovative product offerings and, most importantly, the focus on client satisfaction. Their strong ethics have attracted many all-star, trusted industry veterans and thought leaders to make Litera their home. I am delighted to be joining the executive team to serve Litera's customers and to continue to strengthen Litera's already world-class application portfolio."
"Litera is driven by its passion for exceeding client expectations. Our growth over the last 12 years is attributed to our fantastic team and our clients partnering with us," says Deepak Massand, CEO of Litera. "Joy shares our values and brings intelligence, creativity, global outlook, work ethic, and warm nature making her a perfect fit into our culture. We are delighted to welcome her to Litera."
In her new role, Rush will be responsible for Litera's global customer relationship and channel distribution teams for law firms.
Litera offers a comprehensive content risk management suite of cyber-secure document creation, collaboration, and control technology that provides organizations with unsurpassed content confidence. Litera's patented solutions increase productivity throughout the document lifecycle, and enable more secure and effective collaboration between people, teams and organizations to empower ideas that drive success. Litera solutions offer information workers and mobile professionals the ability to manage their documents and data with a degree of control not available through any other applications on the market. Learn more at www.litera.com.