Cozen O’Connor attorneys are frequently retained by clients to give advice on litigation strategy relating to electronic discovery issues. We are able to assemble interdisciplinary teams of personnel that include information technology and records management departments, outside vendors, consultants and inside counsel to ensure that appropriate document-retention policies are in place and are being followed.
Our attorneys advise clients on all aspects of electronic discovery in litigation and government investigations, including the appropriate methods for the preservation, collection, review, protection and production of electronic data.
The attorneys of the electronic discovery disputes practice provide extensive advice to clients relating to e-discovery issues in the context of active litigation. In addition, we develop pilot programs for our clients to test all phases of the electronic discovery process, which is intended to identify any weaknesses within the company as it relates to electronic discovery issues. The group has developed a preferred list of electronic discovery vendors and consultants who assist in all areas of electronic discovery, and our attorneys are able to inform clients on electronic search software available on the market to make the tracking, retention, organization and archiving of hard copy and electronic data more efficient.