Epiq Systems, Inc. has announced the expansion of its Expert and Professional Services Group to include legal consulting services. The expanded services include expert witness testimony, evidence management, case strategy development and case and project management, vendor management, technology review and selection, litigation readiness consulting and a full range of electronic discovery services.
The expert services consulting team at Epiq works with enterprises, government agencies, and law firms to provide independent advice, best practices consultation, discovery preparedness assessments, project management, business planning and expert testimony, and related services at each stage of the litigation life cycle. The expansion comes in response to the growing need for end-to-end eDiscovery services.
The expanded eDiscovery expert services consulting team comprises several highly regarded legal industry consultants, including:
James P. Mittenthal, Esq., brings 25 years of experience specializing in complex e-discovery and database management, testifying and consulting, expert services and investigations, litigation and information management planning, and systems development, selection and implementation.
David D. Rohde, JD L.L.M., has more than 15 years of experience as a courtroom litigator and in legal technology project management, as well as in implementing new processes and technologies in support of complex litigation. He has also worked with law firms and law departments to design and implement case and matter management systems, document management systems, legal hold solutions, and the CLE-accredited training to make these initiatives successful.
Pamela N. Downs has more than 20 years of experience in litigation and law firm management and brings significant strategic planning and project management experience in discovery preparedness, litigation hold systems, archiving technologies, records management, case management and litigation database applications.
Sagi Sam has more than 12 years of database and development experience in the fields of financial, professional and engineering services.