Steve is an attorney and legal technology professional with over 15 years of experience including review management, client relations, business development, and patent litigation practice. A 2001 graduate of Harvard Law School, he was previously Senior Director of Client Services at Xerox Litigation Services, Director of ediscovery Solutions at Hudson Legal, and a patent litigation associate at AmLaw 200 firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges.
Liad is an attorney and technology professional with a decade of experience in the legal industry. With a proven track record for success, Liad is skilled at translating complicated legal and technical issues into practical business solutions. A 2008 graduate of Columbia Law School, he was previously a litigation associate at AmLaw 200 firms such as Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP and Lowenstein Sandler LLP.
Barbara has over 16 years of experience helping clients leverage technology throughout the litigation process, particularly in the areas of project management, electronic discovery, data repositories and data analysis. Barbara has excelled as a managing consultant and project coordinator for Navigant Consulting, Inc. and Schiff Hardin LLP, regularly partnering with global corporations and their counsel to address complex and risky legal matters.
Jason is an accomplished attorney and certified project manager (PMP) with over 15 years of legal experience in ediscovery, litigation, and intellectual property law. A 2000 graduate of Boston University Law School where he was a published member of the Boston University Law Review, Jason’s previous experience includes working as a litigation associate at Jones Day, Project and Review Manager at Hudson Legal and DTI, and Director of Knowledge Solutions at DTI.
Stephen is an attorney and legal technology professional with 7 years of experience managing large, complex discovery projects in a commercial litigation practice as well as providing professional services to case teams in the legal technology space. After beginning his career as a law enforcement officer in Austin, Texas, Stephen enrolled in South Texas College of Law in 2010. As a first-year student, Stephen joined Houston-based litigation boutique, Camara & Sibley, as an analyst and summer associate. Prior to joining DISCO, Stephen worked in-house for the nation’s largest wireless infrastructure provider, Crown Castle International.
Michelle Anifant is a Senior Project Manager for DISCO based out of Denver, Colorado, who has consistently given her clients’ best interests the highest priority with regard to efficiency, accuracy, and the utilization of advanced legal technology. Her background includes a wealth of ediscovery experience working as Senior Case & Review Manager for DTI, as well as Hudson Legal. Michelle also worked as a solo practitioner for several years after obtaining her JD from Wake Forest University School of Law.
Tracy is an attorney and legal technology professional with over six years of experience including review management, account and project management, and business development. Utilizing her certifications in database administration and analytics, she helps clients to leverage legal technologies to optimize all aspects of litigation, from collections to trial exhibits. A 2012 graduate of the University of Richmond School of Law, she was previously a Senior Project Manager with Fronteo and a Review Manager for UnitedLex. Tracy also worked with pro bono clinics and in indigent defense.
Prior to joining the DISCO Professional Services team, Kelly worked in private practice in commercial litigation and probate law and was an Ediscovery Project Manager and Document Review Operations Manager at AmLaw 100 firm Norton Rose Fulbright LLP. Kelly attended The University of Texas at Austin where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English before earning her J.D. and Bachelor of Civil Laws at Louisiana State University.
Michael is a litigation support professional with over five years of experience in Ediscovery including document review management and project management. With certifications in analytics and database administration, he works with clients to find innovative solutions to everyday litigation dilemmas. A 2011 graduate of Old Dominion University, Michael was previously an ediscovery Project Manager with the Office of the Attorney General in Virginia.
In over a decade of service, David Smolin has worked as an Ediscovery Attorney and Project Manager utilizing the latest technologies to create efficiency and cost savings in large and small matters, serving both a consultative and support role. David attended Guilford College where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management before achieving his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.
Tony is an attorney and legal technology professional with over 10 years of experience consulting on all phases of the ediscovery lifecycle. Before joining DISCO, Tony was a Senior Project Manager as well as Senior Discovery Attorney at AmLaw 200 firm Perkins Coie, Ediscovery Learning Manager as well as a Project Manager at TransPerfect Legal Solutions, and a litigation associate at Meckler, Bulger & Tilson (now Cozen O’Connor).
Peter is an attorney with 12 years of experience including being a Litigation Associate with White & Case LLP and Of Counsel with the Law Offices of Thomas G. Amon. Peter attended the University of Virginia where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy. He then went on to earn his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, and has interned at the New York County District Attorney’s Office and the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York.
Daniel is legal technology professional, and attorney, with over 10 years in ediscovery. He has extensive experience in client management, ensuring positive experiences for end users and forging long-lasting organizational relationships. Before joining DISCO, Daniel was Manager of Client Services at Conduent Legal and Compliance Solutions (formerly known as Xerox Litigation Services).
Eric is an attorney with a focus on legal technology and privacy, with several years of experience including review management, project management, and advanced data analytics. Before joining DISCO, he was a Managed Review and Analytics Consultant at RVM Enterprises. Eric earned a B.S. in mathematics from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and spent several years teaching subjects ranging from calculus to chemistry before earning a J.D. from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law.