PE-backed Lexitas acquires three reporting companies

Lexitas, which is backed by Trinity Hunt Partners, has acquired three reporting companies: Barrister Reporting Service, American Stenographic and Eppley Court Reporting. No financial terms were disclosed.


Lexitas, a leading national provider of litigation support services and portfolio company of Trinity Hunt Partners, today announced the acquisition of three court reporting companies in the Northeastern U.S. The Company has acquired Barrister Reporting Service, based in New York, NY, American Stenographic, based in New York, NY, and Eppley Court Reporting, based outside of Boston, MA. These acquisitions strengthen Lexitas’s growing Northeast footprint and enhance its coast to coast presence.

“We are thrilled to welcome these well-regarded businesses to the Lexitas family,” said Gary Buckland, CEO of Lexitas. “These acquisitions will deepen our presence in the highly attractive and active New York and Boston markets while strengthening our reach throughout the Northeastern U.S. We look forward to welcoming their clientele, personnel, and reporter relationships to our Company.”

According to Pete Stein, Managing Partner at Trinity Hunt, “The acquisitions of Barrister Reporting Service, American Stenographic, and Eppley Court Reporting represent a continuation of Lexitas’s highly successful growth strategy. We are excited to continue to add exceptional partners who match Lexitas’s commitment to excellence and customer service as we build the leading national litigation support services provider.”

Trinity Hunt Partners previously acquired a majority share of Lexitas in February 2015.
To learn more about THP’s partnership with Lexitas, contact Mr. Pete Stein at 214-777-6602 or

About Trinity Hunt Partners
Based in Dallas, Trinity Hunt Partners is a middle market private equity firm with approximately $775 million under management, focused on building founder and family-owned growth businesses into market leaders. Trinity Hunt has earned a reputation for working effectively with entrepreneurs to provide strategic, operational, and financial expertise to help elevate their companies to the next level of success. In the last two decades, the Trinity Hunt team has invested over $1.3 billion of equity capital in more than 60 platform companies spanning a diverse array of industries and economic cycles. For more information, visit