Keker & Van Nest Selects Accellion's Secure File Transfer Solution for Its Large File Transfer Needs

Leading litigation firm uses Accellion secure file transfer appliance to securely exchange large files with counsel and clients

Palo Alto, CA – May 8, 2007 –


Accellion, Inc. (, the leading provider of on-demand secure file transfer solutions for enterprises, announced today Keker & Van Nest, a leading litigation firm, has deployed the Accellion secure file transfer solution to enhance its ability to exchange large files with clients and counsel.

"Our attorneys regularly need to send and receive large files while working on client cases. Traditional file transfer methods tend to be quite cumbersome," said Steven McCue, CIO, Keker & Van Nest. "Accellion's secure file transfer appliance provides a robust solution that can handle large files without requiring IT administrative intervention. This is important because it allows us to be more productive in supporting client's needs."

"The ability to exchange large files with external clients without IT intervention is a core business processes requirement for a law firm," said Yorgen H. Edholm, president and CEO of Accellion. "Accellion provides an easy to deploy and use secure file transfer solution to meet this need."

Additional information regarding Accellion's Courier SFTA solution can be found at

About Keker & Van Nest

Keker & Van Nest is a fifty lawyer litigation firm located in San Francisco exclusively devoted to complex civil and criminal litigation. We take pride in our record of success at trial, motions practice, appeals and in arbitrations, mediations, and other ADR procedures. Our practice is national in scope.

About Accellion
Accellion, Inc. is a profitable, well-funded, private company that provides enterprise-class mobile file sharing solutions to enable secure, anytime, anywhere access to information while ensuring enterprise security and compliance. More than 9 million users and 1,600 of the world’s leading corporations and government agencies including Procter & Gamble; Activision; Indiana University Health; Kaiser Permanente; Foley & Mansfield; Lovells; Bridgestone; Ogilvy & Mather; Harvard University; Guinness World Records; US Securities and Exchange Commission; and NASA use Accellion to protect intellectual property, ensure compliance, improve business productivity and reduce IT costs. Accellion file sharing solutions can be deployed on public, private and hybrid cloud environments and provide the ease-of-use business users need while giving the enterprise organization the flexibility, scalability and protection it needs. For more information please visit or call (650)-485-4300. Follow Accellion’s Blog, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.