Hiring eDiscovery Review Counsel

Hiring eDiscovery Review Counsel

With several new projects beginning in October and November the firm is looking to add several contract eDiscovery Review Counsel to its roster and offers competitive compensation.

Successful candidates must have post call litigation experience and have an interest in electronic discovery.  Prior Relativity experience would be an asset.  Strong analytical and drafting skills are also required.

 

All applicants must be called to the Bar in Ontario and carry LawPro insurance.

 

We welcome applications from all interested individuals, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Please submit your application from our Careers Page.… Read More

Heuristica Invited to Speak at Ontario e-Discovery Institute

Heuristica Invited to Speak at Ontario e-Discovery Institute

Crystal O’Donnell, Heuristica’s Chief Executive Officer and Senior Counsel, will speak as part of the “e-Discovery Resources – What is New” panel at the upcoming e-Discovery Institute 2017 to be held downtown Toronto on October 16, 2017.

 

Now in it’s 7th year, the full-day event brings together leading experts to discuss the latest developments in e-Discovery and Information Governance.  In a panel intended to update attendees on recent e-Discovery initiatives, Crystal will provide an update on the work of the Uniform Law Conference of Canada, of which she is the Chair of a working group drafting proposed harmonized electronic document Rules for all civil and administrative proceedings in Canada.… Read More

“Lawyers need to use latest technologies in cases” – AdvocateDaily.com

“Lawyers need to use latest technologies in cases” – AdvocateDaily.com

Current practice standards demand counsel become more competent in electronic discovery, or face potential liability risks, says Toronto eDiscovery lawyer Crystal O’Donnell.

 

O’Donnell, founder and CEO of Heuristica Discovery Counsel, Canada’s only independent law firm providing eDiscovery services, says “although the field has been growing in the past decade, the level of knowledge of counsel is generally insufficient when it comes to the management and presentation of electronic evidence.”

 

Heuristica helps clients, including law firms, corporations and government deal with electronic evidence in all types of legal matters.

 

O’Donnell tells AdvocateDaily.com that while almost all evidence — with exceptions such as physical evidence or a handwritten note — is now electronic, the profession is primarily still dealing in paper.… Read More