O’Donnell Speaks at CCLA Litigation Conference

O’Donnell Speaks at CCLA Litigation Conference

Crystal O’Donnell, the firm’s founder and CEO, will provide an update on “Changes to the Rules and Electronic Documents” at the County of Carleton Law Association’s (CCLA) 39th Annual Civil Litigation Updated Conference.

 

The conference is one of four Cornerstone Conferences put on by the Association every year, each being well known for its high quality programming and warm hospitality.

 

Crystal will speak about the Uniform Law Conference of Canada (ULCC) project to harmonize civil procedure rules for electronic evidence, providing a summary of the proposed rules and the current status of the project.

 

The conference will be held this year at the Fairmont Mont Tremblant November 15th and 16th. … Read More

O’Donnell Presents at Vancouver ILTA Event

O’Donnell Presents at Vancouver ILTA Event

We are pleased to sponsor an International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) event in Vancouver entitled “Reimagining Review – Disrupting Traditional Models“.

 

Hosted by the Vancouver office of Miller Thomson LLP, Crystal O’Donnell, Heuristica’s Founder and CEO, will present a lunch session on new technologies in eDiscovery.

 

Technological changes can have a substantial impact on business models and client expectations.  Crystal will examine how technology can fundamentally disrupt traditional review and business models and, in turn, also provide opportunities for law firms and corporate legal departments.

 

Crystal will lead an interactive presentation and then discuss with the group:

 

  • How to reduce the cost of ediscovery and provide clients with a better work product
  • How new review and business models can create increasingly marketable skill sets and practice areas for paralegals

ILTA is an international volunteer-led, staff-managed association with a focus on premiership. … Read More

O’Donnell Speaks at Relativity Fest in Chicago

O’Donnell Speaks at Relativity Fest in Chicago

Crystal O’Donnell, Heuristica’s CEO and Senior Counsel, is a featured speaker at Relativity Fest 2019 in Chicago and will present Reimagining Review:  Disrupting Traditional Models.

 

Technological changes can have a substantial impact on business models and client expectations.  In her session, Crystal will discuss how Relativity and RelativityOne can be used to fundamentally disrupt traditional review strategies and business models?ultimately providing tremendous opportunities for law firms and corporate legal departments.

 

Attendees will also learn how to maintain control over one of the most important aspects of litigation and disclosure, reduce the cost of e-discovery, and provide clients with a better work product. … Read More

O’Donnell Speaks at OBA Momentum Summit

O’Donnell Speaks at OBA Momentum Summit

Crystal O’Donnell, Heuristica’s CEO and Senior Counsel, will speak at the Ontario Bar Association’s (OBA) Momentum Summit, in a session entitled “Insights from a Trailblazer in Legal Innovation”. 

 

The Momentum Summit is the culmination of a year of dedicated efforts by the OBA to advance gender equality in the legal profession.  The Summit will focus on practical solutions that the legal profession can implement.  Speakers will discuss what is being done in the Ontario legal profession as well as in other professions and jurisdictions.  Attendees will leave with an understanding of what they can do to achieve greater equality in their workplaces.… Read More

O’Donnell and Felsky Selected again as Leading eDiscovery Lawyers

O’Donnell and Felsky Selected again as Leading eDiscovery Lawyers

 

We are very proud to congratulate Crystal O’Donnell, Heuristica’s Founder, CEO and Senior Counsel, and Martin Felsky, Senior Counsel, for once again being recognized as leading eDiscovery lawyers by International Who’s Who Legal.

 

 

Crystal and Martin are two of just 15 lawyers in Canada and 48 in the USA recognized as leaders in Litigation (eDiscovery)Heuristica Discovery Counsel LLP also is listed as one of just 49 leading eDiscovery firms in Canada and the USA.

 

Who’s Who Legal has identified the leading private practice lawyers from countries around the world in multiple areas of law since 1996.   … Read More