Project Management in Electronic Discovery

With over 1 million certified project management professionals working in 200 countries across every industry finding efficiency and promoting better outcomes, the time has come for legal professionals and e-discovery practitioners in particular to embrace project management. In this session, Mike Quartararo, the president of the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS), a former law firm director, successful consultant to law firms and corporate legal departments, and author of the 2016 the book, Project Management in Electronic Discovery, will share his experience using project management on e-discovery projects. This session will include the fundamentals of project management, best practices for leading e-discovery projects, and how to manage the “process” that leads to successful outcomes in modern-day discovery projects—all skills and competencies that may immediately be put to use on active matters.