Jul 2024

Audax Private Debt Provides Financing to Support Aurora Capital Partners’ Acquisition of First Legal

NEW YORK - Audax Private Debt announced that, as Administrative Agent and Sole Lead Arranger, it provided a unitranche credit facility to support Aurora Capital Partners in their acquisition of First Legal (the “Company”), a leading independent provider of outsourced litigation support services across the United States.

Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Monterey Park, CA, First Legal provides comprehensive services throughout the entire litigation process, from File Thru Trial™. The Company seeks to deliver high-touch service across its offerings, including court filing, eFiling, service of process, court reporting, eDiscovery, record retrieval, digital, investigations, and trial support. First Legal provides technology-enabled services to more than 3,500 customers across all 50 states, including over 70 AmLaw 100 Firms, with a notable presence in California, Arizona, and Nevada.


Based in New York, Audax Private Debt is a leading debt capital partner for North American middle market companies. Since its inception in 2000, the firm has invested more than $38 billion in support of over private equity sponsors. Audax Private Debt works collaboratively to build tailored financing solutions for its clients through a comprehensive range of offerings that includes first lien, stretch senior, unitranche, second lien, and subordinated debt, as well as equity co-investments. Audax Private Debt is an experienced and trusted partner with senior leadership averaging more than 26 years in private credit and 15 years working together at the firm through multiple economic cycles. For more information, please visit www.audaxprivatedebt.com or follow us on LinkedIn.