E-discovery advice and counsel
Retention policies, protocols/best practices, litigation manuals, litigation holds, vendor selection.
Effective e-discovery strategy prior to beginning discovery work.
Systems, procedures and best practices to meet discovery obligations, reduce costs, and avoid problems during the case.
Early case assessment
Rapid deployment of experienced reviewers / independent, privileged case assessment, early case assessment tools, exposure assessment, litigation strategy
Information early so that they can evaluate legal and business options.
Document collection and assessment to analyze strengths, weaknesses, exposure, and guide strategy, all accomplished through a fixed fee and within 60 days.
Collection strategies, custodian selection, search queries, validation testing
Effective e-discovery at predictable costs that does not break the litigation budget.
Collection strategies tailored to the case and designed to control costs by limiting the scope of e-discovery in a legally defensible manner.
Document review and production
First-line review, advanced analytics, quality control, important document identification
Document work delivered on time and correctly, even under tight deadlines.
Review and production of large volumes of material with quality and speed, identifying important documents, and removing discovery burdens as a source of trouble.
Privilege search terms, privilege redactions, privilege logs
Dependable, accurate privilege review, again with predictable costs and within the scope of their budget.
Accurate and defensible privilege decisions at low cost, using dedicated teams of privilege reviewers with an average of 5+ years of privilege review experience.
- Lower hourly rates
- Per-gigabyte and per-document pricing
- Fixed fee pricing
- True “alternative” pricing, with hourly rate, per-gigabye, and per-document calculations, with the client paying the lowest option
- Performance-based fees with set-asides, which the client can award or not award based on its overall satisfaction with the results early case assessment.