About Us

Legal Market Intelligence

Hyperion Research

Objective, Expert Insight to the Legal Technology Market

Hyperion Research is the legal industry's premier source of independent market research and advisory services. We provide unparalleled insight to the leading trends in legal strategy, operations, and technology. We work with law departments, law firms and other legal service organizations to make intelligent, fact based decisions about how to improve their operational performance. We also work with solution providers, including software vendors, professional service groups and consultants, to better understand the latest market trends and the needs of their customers.

The goal of our research is to create independent insight that is not just reliable, but actionable. To attain this goal, we have assembled a leading team of industry experts, well regarded as thought leaders in their respective specialties. Our team includes attorneys, paralegals, management consultants and technologists, all of whom have worked for corporate law departments, law firms, legal consulting firms and legal technology vendors.

In addition to our expert team, we also have developed a highly structured research approach that assures our clients are getting the most reliable and best developed information possible. We continuously refine and add innovative new methodologies and tools, as well as maintain rigorous adherence to our policies of independence and objectivity.

Research & Advisory

Market Research
  • Independent, analyst-based review of major solution trends
  • Identification of solution opportunities
  • Review and assess vendors and service providers
  • Selection and procurement guidelines
  • Best practices in legal processes and technology
  • Communities of interest
  • Operational performance metrics and benchmarks
  • Technology adoption trends
Advisory Services
  • Strategy and requirements
  • Vendor selection
  • Contract and procurement process support
  • Implementation program management


Proprietary Research Methodologies and Reports


MarketView Reports provide analysis of the Legal solution market in key segments including solution definitions, solution provider landscape, market sizing and adoption scenarios.


Our VendorView methodology provides in depth review of Legal solution providers, including independent and objective analyst-based product and service reviews and evaluation according to Hyperion's proprietary structured Vendor Evaluation Matrix.


TrendView and Insights reports provide industry insight and analysis of the latest trends, issues and solutions in the Legal market.  Our strictly governed processes and methodologies provide timely, precise, verifiable and actionable reports to keep our Clients ahead of the market.


Research-Driven Services

Corporate and Law Firm Consulting Services 
  • Strategy definition and business alignment with technology
  • Process mapping and improvement
  • Operational performance improvement
  • Acquisition / divestiture management in technology and data
  • Audits and quality assurance
  • Organization design and implementation
  • Law firm / Outside Counsel management
  • Outsourcing strategy, design, selection and implementation
  • Technology strategy and planning
  • Technology acquisition including vendor relations and price/contract negotiation
  • Technology implementation
  • Change management and technology adoption
Solution Provider Advisory Services
  • Product and service innovation
  • Usability and feature set assessment
  • Voice of Customer studies
  • Market sizing and definition
  • Pricing models
  • Client satisfaction survey and improvement
  • Technology audit and assessment