e-Discovery Counseling

Constantine Cannon recently supervised all aspects of e-discovery for one of the largest antitrust matters in the country, with an expedited discovery schedule and approximately 200 million pages produced. Our e-discovery practice group, comprised of a dedicated team of attorneys, project managers, and legal technology specialists is at the forefront of e-discovery theory and practice. We work closely with our clients to tailor creative and flexible discovery plans that mitigate both costs and litigation risk. Our competitive billing rates, high-caliber work, and national reputation for excellence translates into an extraordinary value proposition for our clients.

Litigation Readiness

Establishing a proactive litigation plan can dramatically reduce e-discovery costs and mitigate risk. We work with clients to develop document preservation strategies, assess IT infrastructure, implement defensible, repeatable, and cost-effective internal e-discovery processes, and to evaluate and select e-discovery service providers.

Electronic Discovery Counseling

Our attorneys are experienced in all facets of the electronic discovery process. We counsel clients on best practices for identifying, preserving, collecting, and producing electronic information and advise on the latest developments in discovery rules and case law. We regularly conduct risks assessments relating to pending e-discovery issues and develop defensible data sampling protocols for our clients. Our attorneys attend meet and confers, develop e-discovery response plans, and negotiate with opposing counsel and regulatory agencies on scope of discovery. Our use of sophisticated data analytics and skill in negotiating discovery parameters can save clients both time and money in identifying the most relevant information quickly. We are skilled in motion practice and in taking and defending depositions of IT and records management professionals.

Project Management

Our e-discovery services are augmented by an experienced project management team. Project managers oversee all aspects of e-discovery including vendor and contract attorneys. We are experts in the latest review platforms and the use of sophisticated data analytics. Utilizing state-of-the art performance metrics, we track the pace and quality of our document reviewers. We provide our clients with regular budget reviews and projections and help to streamline workloads to ensure that projects are completed efficiently and within budget.

Document Review

We have a document review facility conveniently located in midtown Manhattan. Our document review services integrate traditional attorney review with the strategic use of automated review technologies to minimize expense and improve accuracy.

For further information, please contact Alysia A. Solow, 212.350.2755, asolow@constantinecannon.com.