Consulting Practice Group Assists Law Firms and Corporations with Expert Planning and Practical Steps for Management of Electronic Records
ARLINGTON, Va.– LAWFUEL – The Law Newswire – ONSITE3, a leading global provider of eForensics, eDiscovery, eReview and consulting services offering one source litigation support for law firms and corporations, today announced that its Consulting Practice Group is targeting legal and regulatory compliance with an expanded range of offerings in the discovery and technology arenas. As a highly trained team of technology and computer forensics experts, ONSITE3’s Consulting Practice Group is geared to provide immediate assistance or advice on recommended best practices and solutions, such as creative solutions to problems that exist for corporations faced with litigation hold requests or technological limitations associated with preservation, collections, discovery and review. ONSITE3’s consulting experts can mold existing technology with new ideas to provide its clients with innovative and cost-effective approaches to solving their discovery and technology issues.
“As corporate America continues to absorb the effects of landmark cases, such as Zubulake v. UBS Warburg and Coleman v. Morgan Stanley, as well as a range of high profile regulatory investigations and fines, ONSITE3’s Consulting Practice Group is here to advise and support clients with our expertise and practical know-how for effective records and information management solutions, as well as discovery and technology planning,” said Karen Schuler, vice president of consulting. “We have the resources clients need with a full team of experts on staff to address records and information management in relation to legal and regulatory issues, and the ability to supplement our clients’ resources with professional staffing for contract project support or even full-time support.”
For national and international issues, ONSITE3’s Consulting Practice Group can deliver the strategic guidance, practical assistance, training, and human resources needed to address records management and discovery requirements for both law firms and corporations. Available discovery consulting services include:
Discovery Engineering: ONSITE3 can provide engineering assistance for in-house or outside discovery solutions, including re-engineering of current solutions. Its experienced consultants can also assist in the locating of electronically stored information, including data cataloging and mapping, along with training clients how to prepare their own discovery readiness plans.
Discovery Management: ONSITE3 has extensive resources available to manage large and complex cases involving discovery, with the capability to also provide clients with a document review manager, contract attorneys, and a review platform as needed.
Data and Email Analytics: ONSITE3 can determine any gaps that may exist in data provided by the opposition, including preparation of trend analysis reports and graphic visualizations to show its findings along with the ability to provide testimony in support of the findings, with either fact or expert witnesses.
Testifying Witnesses (Fact or Expert): ONSITE3 consultants can certify and testify to agree or dispute the methodologies utilized during discovery processes, including offering opinions as expert witnesses regarding the policies and procedures followed during cases or reporting to the court as fact witnesses regarding the findings as identified.
Whether clients need immediate assistance or just advice on recommended best practices, ONSITE3 can help address a range of technology related issues, including:
Digital Archiving: ONSITE3 can offer proprietary technology, including scanning, de-duplication, data classification, and document review services that enable it to store, host and search documents. These capabilities provide clients with a comprehensive solution for the digital archiving of their records and information.
Records & Information Management (RIM): With support for a variety of data repository platforms, including its own eView solution, ONSITE3 can rapidly facilitate integration of a client’s RIM Program with the processes needed to meet electronic discovery requirements.
Technology Augmentation: ONSITE3 can assist with the augmentation of a client’s current IT infrastructure and provide IT training on proper data collection methodologies, including the establishment of chain-of-custody forms and procedures.
In addition to discovery and technology consulting, ONSITE3 can provide clients with experienced contract attorneys, paralegals, and litigation support management staff who can help them control the costs and risks of document review, discovery management and depositions. Its legal professionals can further act as a single point of contact for managing every aspect of client cases, including all the day-to-day legal support activities involved with large and complex litigation and regulatory matters.
For more information about ONSITE3’s full range of litigation support services, visit www.ONSITE3.com.
ONSITE3 is a leading global provider of one-source litigation support for law firms and corporations, working anywhere around the world. ONSITE3 offers end-to-end solutions – including forensics, discovery, review, and consulting services – for meeting today’s litigation needs and tomorrow’s litigation challenges. With over 10 locations nationwide and international support capability, ONSITE3 was recently voted as a top e-discovery vendor in the 11th Annual AmLaw Tech Survey, #1 for Litigation Support Services by the AmLaw 200, and recognized as a top-ten provider of Electronic Discovery Services in the 2006 Socha-Gelbmann Electronic Discovery Survey. An active participant in the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) project and the Sedona Conference, learn more about ONSITE3 by calling 1-877- 433-5227 or visiting www.ONSITE3.com.