Clifford Chance Applied Solutions
Jeroen is the CEO of Clifford Chance Applied Solutions. He began his career in Clifford Chances Amsterdam office as a private equity associate. Upon leaving Clifford Chance in 2000, he co-founded a company that developed software for conducting due diligence. He sold this company in 2002 to Practical Law Company. Practical Law Company was an online legal publisher (now owned by Westlaw). For Practical Law Company England, amongst others, he was involved in developing its document automation product and other digital products.
In 2007, he moved to the United States to set up Practical Law Company US. Within five years, he successfully grew this business from two employees in 2007 to 250 employees in 2013 and selling its products to thousands of in-house departments and hundreds of law firms including 80% of the AmLaw 200. In 2013, Practical Law Company was acquired by Thomson Reuters (Westlaw). After the sale of Practical Law, Jeroen, in capacities varying from advisor, board member and investor became involved with numerous legal tech startups, including Kira, Casetext, Compliance.ai, CoInspect, Allegory Law (now part of Integreon) and many others. In 2018, Jeroen re-joined CCLLP to set up Clifford Chance Applied Solutions. Clifford Chance Applied Solutions develops software applications for in-house legal departments.