WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - Sep 10, 2013) - @Legal Discovery, LLC, a full service eDiscovery technology provider, announced today its expansion into the Minneapolis/St. Paul market to serve law firms and corporations there and throughout the Midwest and the hiring of Barbara Klas as Director, eDiscovery Client Services. Klas will be based in Minneapolis.
"@Legal Discovery is growing and going head-to-head against other eDiscovery technology providers. We recognize the need to better support our clients and the opportunity to grow market share in the Minneapolis area and the Midwest region," said David Carns, Vice President, eDiscovery Client Services for @Legal. "Barbara's experience in the litigation support field and as a practicing attorney will provide clients valuable insight and expertise on complex cases involving discovery of electronic information."
Klas most recently led Falcon Discovery's national business development and marketing strategy. Prior to joining Falcon, Klas was Vice President of Sales for Merrill Corporation where she led sales and marketing in Merrill's legal services and consulting division and supported national corporations and law firms in information governance, eDiscovery and litigation management. She began her legal career as a litigation attorney at the former Minneapolis law firm of Rider Bennett where she practiced in the areas of insurance defense, product liability, employment and commercial litigation. Klas earned her J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota, graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Arts in French and English from St. Catherine University in St. Paul and studied internationally at l'Institut d'Études Françaises pour Étudiants Étrangers in Aix-en-Provence and L'Université Paris-Sorbonne, France.
About @Legal Discovery
@Legal Discovery provides attorneys, litigation support and other legal professionals with advanced software and services that span the entire Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM). CasePoint, @Legal's SaaS platform, allows users to manage large amounts of eDiscovery data from ingestion through production. The company's services include data collection, early case assessment, processing, hosting, production and consulting, delivered by seasoned eDiscovery experts, including attorneys, technologists, litigation support professionals and consultants.