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Daniel Reed

Dan Reed, CEO
Chief Executive Officer

As a practicing attorney and technologist, Dan recognized that legal service delivery was ripe for innovation. Melding his passion for the legal space with his diverse background, Dan has overseen UnitedLex’s growth from a handful of employees to a highly-skilled global workforce of 2,700.

Dan began his career 20 years ago with Ernst & Young LLP providing audit and tax advice services to New York City area companies. He then went on to Greenberg Traurig LLP where he represented venture backed and Fortune 500 companies in the technology, financial, healthcare and manufacturing sectors.

Prior to founding UnitedLex, Dan served as Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel to Adjoined Consulting, and then as a Managing Director of Kanbay International. At Adjoined, Dan helped establish the company's unique brand of financial and legal execution while managing various offshore service provider relationships. Adjoined was acquired by Kanbay International for $240 million in early 2006. Prior to Adjoined, Dan guided SmartDisk Corporation through early stage structuring and execution of its initial public offering. During Dan's tenure, SmartDisk grew to greater than $1 billion in market cap.

In 2013, Dan was named "Entrepreneur of the Year" in the Technology and Business Services category for the US Midwest Region by Ernst & Young. This honor recognizes his demonstrated excellence and extraordinary success in innovation, performance and personal commitment to the professionals, clients and communities of UnitedLex.