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vLex is a legal research platform that offers legal content and solutions for the professional, governmental, and academic markets. It has agreements with global publishers such as ProQuest, Gale Cengage Learning, the United Nations Publications, the World Bank Publications, the Commonwealth Secretariat, Oxford University Press, and more than 940 independent publishers worldwide.

vLex was founded by Lluís Faus, a law graduate, unable to access legal information updated and quality and his brother Angel Faus, mathematician, in order to provide access to a collection of legal information easily and intuitively. At first, it offered free legal information from Spain and Latin America. Today, the platform has over 80 million pages of content from over 130 countries with accords from over 1,000 publishing houses.

vLex’s clients from over 40 countries access more than 50 million legal documents available from its platform. The company is headquartered in Barcelona with additional offices in Madrid, Buenos Aires, Mexico D.F., São Paulo, Caracas, and San Francisco. It was founded in 1998.

TypePrivate
HQBarcelona, ES
Websitevlex.com

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2020)140
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

vLex Office Locations

vLex has offices in Barcelona, Miami, Ottawa, Ciudad de México and in 2 other locations
Barcelona, ES (HQ)
Carrer dels Almogàvers, 119, 123, 3rd floor
Ottawa, CA
535 Legget Dr #500, Kanata
Ciudad de México, MX
Juan Vazquez de Mella 481, Polanco, Polanco I Secc
Edinburgh, GB
4th floor, 115 George St
London, GB
106-110 Kentish Town Rd
Miami, FL, US
1200 Brickell Ave #1950
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vLex Financials and Metrics

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vLex total Funding

$5.2 m

vLex latest funding size

$5.16 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

vLex investors

vLex's latest funding round in December 2015 was reported to be $5.2 m. In total, vLex has raised $5.2 m
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vLex Cybersecurity Score

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68/100

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vLex Online and Social Media Presence

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vLex News and Updates

vLex Expands Research Material With NewsBank Partnership

The partnership will add comprehensive coverage of emerging and archived news to the vLex platform. The partnership will add comprehensive coverage of emerging and archived news to the vLex platform.

vLex expands its collection with three new partnerships

Three new partnerships bring extensive collections of law books and journals to vLex Three new partnerships bring extensive collections of law books and journals to vLex

vLex to open first London ‘innovation hub’ following acquisition

Legaltech firm vLex has announced the upcoming opening of its first London headquarters. Situated in Kentish Town, the firm’s new office will officially open in October, alongside vLex’s current European headquarters in Barcelona. News of the London office launch follows the firm’s acquisition of la…

Introducing legal research assistant Vincent from vLex

Well finally we have an AI-backed legal research assistant with a boy's name, as global legal publisher vLex announces the launch of Vincent, which analyses legal documents in Spanish and English and is trained in the law of no less than nine countries including Spain, the US, Canada, Mexico, Chile …

vLex Blogs

vLex becomes the exclusive host of the Irwin Law E-Library service, and acquires shareholding in…

vLex becomes the exclusive host of the Irwin Law E-Library service, and acquires shareholding in Irwin LawThese agreements bring new opportunities for the Canadian legal sector, the appointment of Masoud Gerami to Irwin Law’s board of directors, and an exclusive collection of legal books and journal…

Upcoming changes to our website

This week we are making some important updates to improve access to information for our customers. As a customer, you will not need to do anything. You can continue to access vLex services, including JustisOne, without interruption.What’s changing?Following the acquisition of Justis in 2019, both te…

vLex Launch New Precedent Map

The vLex Precedent Map has been a long-standing, unique element of our feature catalogue. Today, we are pleased to present an updated version, offering better visibility of case relationships, a new indirect connections feature, and a full-text search filter. Robin Chesterman, Global Head of Product…

Virtual Book Launch: ‘The Law: The Social and Economic Effect on The Bahamas 2000–2020’

Now available on vLex, this book provides a detailed thematic study of contemporary Bahamian history through the framework of our legal system and comes recommended by Christopher Curry, Ph.D. Associate Professor of History at the University of The Bahamas.https://medium.com/media/94208008c88a8e4a893b150bc0328089/hrefVirtual…

Webinar: Legal News, Technology And Research

This summer, vLex will be launching a unique news product, offering a wide selection of important legal and general information from around the world. To mark the launch of this new collection, vLex will be hosting a special webinar with NewsBank, The National Journal, and JD Supra to discuss the im…

vLex International Writing Competition 2021 winners announced!

Since its creation four years ago, the vLex International Writing Competition has become a true staple for students around the world. This year was no exception, with registrants from over 700 universities, law schools and academic institutions in over 80 countries.Earlier in the year, vLex was plea…
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vLex Frequently Asked Questions

  • How many employees does vLex have?

    vLex has 140 employees.

  • Who are vLex competitors?

    Competitors of vLex include Reveal Data, Everlaw and RPost.

  • Where is vLex headquarters?

    vLex headquarters is located at Carrer dels Almogàvers, 119, 123, 3rd floor, Barcelona.

  • Where are vLex offices?

    vLex has offices in Barcelona, Miami, Ottawa, Ciudad de México and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does vLex have?

    vLex has 7 offices.