August 6, 2008 (Mountain View, CA) LAWFUEL – Fenwick & West LLP is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert D. Brownstone, Esq., the Firm’s Law & Technology Director, to the National Employment Law Institute (NELI) Advisory Board.
As a member of the NELI Advisory Board, Brownstone joins a select group of highly-regarded employment law attorneys who provide guidance regarding current trends in employment law for NELI’s many seminars and conferences.
Brownstone’s focus, in the areas of electronic information management, electronic discovery and retention/destruction policies and protocols, allow him to provide an increasingly important service in the area of employment law and bring a unique perspective to the Board. Brownstone has been at Fenwick since 2000.
“Robert’s versatility as both a lawyer and a technologist is of tremendous value to our firm and our clients on an ongoing basis,” commented Victor Schachter, Chair of Fenwick & West’s Employment Practices Group. “His contribution to our Electronic Information Management (EIM) Group and collaboration with our lawyers in all aspects of employment litigation, including eDiscovery and trial support, has been outstanding.”
According to NELI Founder and Executive Director John Fischer, “Robert’s growth as a national thought leader on electronic information has coincided with the increasing impact and unique perspective he has brought to our programs as a presenter over the past six years.”