06 November 2020
ME Group Holdings Ltd
[ME Group or the Company]
ME Group has appointed Steven Zdolyny general counsel, reporting to Group CEO Rob Cooper. Steven will begin his new role at the beginning of January. As well as providing legal advice across the Group, and managing the Group’s external advisors, Steven will be a key lead in development of ME Group’s service offering.
Rob explained that it is a new role reflecting the continued growth of the Group, as it expands both as a litigation funder and a provider of technology-led support services to law firms managing complex and volume disputes.
‘I am delighted to secure Steven given the calibre of his experience and achievements to date, and it reflects the continued success of the Group in securing high quality appointments. Steven is an excellent addition to the team as we continue to become the UK’s platform of choice for UK consumer litigation funding.’
Steven Zdolyny said: “This is a great opportunity to join an ambitious business with a clear strategy to give consumers and businesses the help they require to fund complex litigation, and to deliver a world leading service offering to law firms. I look forward to working with Rob and the rest of the team.”
Steven has more than 30 years public and private sector legal services experience. He is a former winner of The Lawyer, in-house Public Sector Team of the Year; and was runner-up and highly commended in the in-house Solicitor of the Year category at The Law Society Excellence Awards.
Previously Steven was general counsel and one of the founding directors of Kim Technologies Ltd, a global legal technology business.
Prior to that, Steven was the director of legal services, general counsel, chief compliance officer and training principal at EY Riverview Law, and served as a director on the board of Riverview Law Limited.
Steven was elected vice president of Liverpool Law Society in 2019 and has been a director of the Society since 2014.
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About ME Group
ME Group is a LegalTech provider of litigation funding and legal process outsourcing focused on complex and volume consumer legal disputes. Using our proprietary technology, we facilitate fast and efficient dispute resolution that brings benefits to the legal services market for all stakeholders.
Located in Cheadle, the ME Group has rapidly grown from its inception in 2017 to become a market leader in its sector, championing access to justice for consumers. The ME Group mission is to improve the quality and reduce the cost of dispute resolution for all parties through the use of LegalTech.
For more information please contact: Ben Welsh, 07568 382040