Martindale-Hubbell Collaborates with Users on Redesign of martindale.com Web Site
New Site Navigation and Design Enables More Productive Use of the World's Premier Online Legal Network
NEW YORK, NY - June 29, 2010 - LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell®, the industry leader in networking and law firm marketing, today announced its redesigned martindale.com® Web site, the world's premier online legal network. Created through a collaborative process with martindale.com users and other legal professionals, the new site enables users to find the legal professionals, information, blogs, job information, online publications and other legal content they're looking for faster and easier than ever before.
"The redesign of martindale.com is the latest step in the ongoing transformation of Martindale-Hubbell into the preeminent online destination for legal professionals," said Phil Livingston, senior vice president of Marketing & Business Solutions at LexisNexis and CEO for Martindale-Hubbell. "Site changes announced today reflect significant input and collaboration from across the legal community and better match the needs and workflow of thousands who rely on martindale.com as the authoritative resource for information on the worldwide legal profession."
Key changes to the site include:
LexisNexis sought input on the site redesign through a variety of both formal and informal channels and used that input to drive site changes. Multiple focus groups and detailed usability evaluations from user experience experts have been conducted over the past year to identify and confirm hypotheses about major areas of improvement. The new designs and proposed site changes have been iteratively tested with nearly 150 lawyers, law librarians and other legal professionals to date.
LexisNexis® is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets. LexisNexis originally pioneered online information with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. A member of Reed Elsevier [NYSE: ENL; NYSE: RUK], LexisNexis serves customers in more than 100 countries with 15,000 employees worldwide.