PE-backed Lexitas buys Deitz Court Reporting

Lexitas, a portfolio company of Trinity Hunt Partners, has acquired Deitz Court Reporting, a provider of deposition reporting and legal videography services. 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 Hoorwitz, Inc., dba Deitz Court Reporting (“DEITZ”), a leading provider of deposition reporting and legal videography services. The acquisition provides Lexitas a market leading presence in the New York City area and enhances the company’s growing national footprint.

“We are excited to welcome the DEITZ team to the Lexitas platform” said Gary Buckland, CEO of Lexitas. “This is our third strategic acquisition in the last 12 months, and we are excited to continue to grow DEITZ’s strong market presence in the highly attractive New York market.”

“We are happy to partner with Lexitas to catalyze our next phase of growth” said Mark Hoorwitz, President of DEITZ. The management team of DEITZ, including Mark Hoorwitz, will remain with the business going forward as DEITZ will operate as a division of Lexitas. As a shareholder, and the President of the New York Tri-State Regional Operation, Hoorwitz added, “DEITZ will expand its footprint while delivering the same impeccable client experience with the same passion, dedication and focus that the DEITZ Team has come to exemplify. Partnering with Lexitas will transform the regional landscape.”

According to Pete Stein, Managing Partner of Trinity Hunt, “The addition of DEITZ to the Lexitas platform is an important part of our larger strategic plan of national expansion. We look forward to working with this combined team as we accelerate our growth plans both organically and through future add-on acquisitions.”

Trinity Hunt Partners previously acquired a majority share of Lexitas in February 2015.