What hope is there for lawyer-client matching sites if the market leader is in retreat from Google?

The leader in online lawyer-client matching with around 350 employees, that was regarded as a template for success by other upstarts and may have looked towards Australia as a potential market, Avvo has been sold to venture capital-backed company, Internet Brands.  Avvo was founded in 2006 and had raised around US$132 million from investors since its launch. The price and terms of the sale have not been publicly disclosed. The sale enables the current investors and founders to cash-in and it also enables the company to join forces with Internet Brands which has a presence in the legal market.  One of the reasons […]