Dwyer brings to LRC more than 15 years of experience in legal services sales, business-to-business marketing and technology reselling. For the last seven years, he has served in a variety of executive positions at West Group, the leading electronic publisher of legal and regulatory information.
According to James Seidl, president of LRC, Dwyer has assumed responsibility for overseeing the national day-to-day sales operations of the company, including managing a team of field representatives. LRC's legal market offerings include outsourced legal research, knowledge management advisory services and Web-based compliance training. Dwyer will also oversee the sales of AskFirst(TM) Knowledge Management Solution, LRC's Web-based platform that enables corporate law departments to securely retrieve, share and reuse their workproduct, regardless of who created it or where it resides.
"Tom is a seasoned sales and marketing executive with a passion for results and a strong focus on the unique characteristics of the legal services marketplace," said Seidl. "His experience in the field and creative strategic thinking will be a tremendous asset to us as we expand our business in the niche areas we serve. In particular, Tom's management background with leading information technology businesses is an ideal fit with our plans to become a key provider of legal knowledge management software solutions."
Dwyer earned both his bachelor of arts and master of arts degrees from the University of Delaware, and also studied for his Ph.D. in Literature from the University of Toronto. In addition to his experience at West Group, he previously worked for Lotus Development, Lawyers Cooperative Publishing and owned Dwyer & Dwyer, a marketing and communications consulting business.
Legal Research Center has been helping corporate law departments and their outside counsel reduce their research costs and efficiently manage their legal knowledge for nearly 25 years. LRC's primary services are outsourced legal research, knowledge management, and compliance e-training. LRC's research attorneys are honors graduates who have practiced law for at least two years, and many for over twenty-five, in major law firms and corporate law departments throughout the United States. The corporate vision of LRC is to remain the nation's premier provider of outsourced legal research, knowledge management, and compliance e-training services, culturally committed to operational excellence, customer intimacy and product/service innovation.