Extractiva is the worldwide technology leader in e-discovery, making it possible for anyone to easily ingest, cull, index, search and manage data collections, no matter how complex or large.

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Company Profile

Mission Statement: Our goal is to remain the world leader in professional e-discovery software technologies by working closely with our clients to meet their specific requirements in a constantly evolving legal technology market. To meet this goal, we strive to look to the future, and we aim to understand evolving trends and requirements in today's fast-paced litigation environment.


Extractiva, Inc. is the worldwide technology leader in electronic data discovery processing software, used by litigation support professionals worldwide. The company is headquartered in Tysons Corner, Virginia.

For fourteen years, Extractiva, Inc. has been developing and refining e-discovery software with one goal in mind: making e-discovery processing as simple and as effective as possible. Our diverse team includes seasoned industry experts with decades of experience in litigation support, data analysis, forensics, and civil litigation.

Our team knows the importance of sound, defensible methods of handling e-discovery processing, that can be deployed in a variety of environments with minimal cost and lead time. By working closely with our clients and responding to their feedback and requests, Extractiva has become the industry leader in simple, efficient e-discovery processing software. Unlike many other e-discovery software providers, Extractiva does not compete with its clients by providing processing services. We are solely a software provider.

Our technology has been used and trusted by clients including the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), leading law firms and litigation support vendors worldwide.

A brief history of Extractiva

1999: Extractiva was founded in 1999 as Mobious Solutions, Inc. to provide technology-based litigation support consulting services. At that time, vendors provided e-discovery services using a variety of ad-hoc tools.

The HardCopy Pro Plus product pioneered the concept of an integrated e-discovery solution - it was the very first commercially available e-discovery software in the world that vendors and corporations could actually purchase and use in-house.

2004: The company changed its name to Extractiva.

2009: PiranhaDox was designed to meet next generation e-discovery processing demands, with the requirement to put sophisticated e-discovery engines under an easy-to-use interface.

2012 and future: Extractiva continues to innovate new technologies and methods, responding to customer requirements and pioneering new tools to make e-discovery processing simpler, faster and more effective.