Predictive Coding and Project Management: Taking Control of Your Legal Spend
Original Broadcast Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2012
In this webinar, the speakers will discuss how the right technology choices allow your company to engage in meaningful early case assessment, and more effectively manage your outside counsel throughout the litigation process. This webinar will also explore how efficient project management is critical to deriving the greatest benefit from your outside counsel. The speakers will discuss strategies for implementing long term solutions to help your company manage growing volumes of data, and how to collect data in a more efficient manner. Throughout the discussion they will offer tips to help you control costs and keep your outside counsel focused on the ultimate objective: resolution of the matter on the merits.
- Melissa Frank
- Litigation and eDiscovery Counsel
Ms. Frank consults to Fortune 500 companies on Litigation and e-Discovery implementation and strategies. She counsels on end to end discovery issues including collections, records retention, set up of IT and IS systems, notification, preparation of custodians, managing technical processing of documents, early case assessment tools, managing attorney review processes, and production of data to third parties. She has experience in a wide variety of practice areas including Intellectual Property, Toxic Torts, Employment, Workers Compensation, and General Civil Liability matters. Ms. Frank is a member of Women in E-Discovery, and is serving as Faculty in 2012 for the Sedona Conference, Working Group 1.
- Drew Lewis
- eDiscovery Counsel
In his role as eDiscovery Counsel at Recommind, Mr. Lewis consults with outside counsel and in house legal departments about effective discovery strategies and the benefits of implementing predictive coding solutions. Prior to joining Recommind, he worked as a commercial litigator with Baker Donelson out of the firm's Nashville office. Mr. Lewis has handled all aspects of discovery in his representation of clients, and through his private practice developed a streamlined approach to discovery that was helpful in many clients being able to resolve their litigation favorably while still keeping costs in alignment with the budget of the client.