2017 UF Law eDiscovery Conference



Ralph Artigliere

Judge Artigliere retired as a Circuit Judge from Florida’s Tenth Judicial Circuit in Bartow to teach and write. Before his appointment to the bench in 2001 by Governor Bush, Judge Artigliere was in private practice where he tried primarily professional negligence,

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Martin Audet

As E-Discovery Consultant at Nuix, Martin Audet assists clients with their ESI process, and provides them with his advice and expertise in the field of information governance. Martin helps clients meet legal requirements and provide insight into making more informed decisions based on the data and facts of a case.

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Craig Ball

Craig Ball is a Board Certified trial lawyer, certified computer forensic examiner, law professor and electronic evidence expert. He has dedicated his career to teaching the bench and bar about forensic technology and trial tactics. After decades trying lawsuits, Craig limits his practice to service as a court-appointed special master and consultant in computer forensics and E-Discovery.

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Julie Brown

Julie currently manages the Litigation Technology Department at Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP. The department provides consultation, support, training, processing and production of e-discovery. She was awarded the 2011 Litigation and Practice Support Champion award by the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA).

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Ian Campbell

Ian Campbell is President & Chief Executive Officer of iCONECT Development LLC, a global market leader in producing cutting-edge, innovative eDiscovery software products and services for the legal industry. He is responsible for sales operations and business development, product lifecycle development,

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Suzanne Clark

Suzanne is an associate attorney at Jimerson & Cobb, P.A. in Jacksonville. A graduate of the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Suzanne concentrates her practice in commercial litigation and creditors’ rights. She has earned the CEDS (Certified E-Discovery Specialist) designation from the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists,

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Michael Dalewitz

Michael Dalewitz, Esq. is the CEO and Founder of Inspired Review. Previously, Michael was a Director of E-Discovery and the co-founder and Senior Managing Director of Peak Discovery. Michael has extensive experience in electronic discovery and the management of large,

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Kenya Dixon

Kenya Dixon is currently a supervisory attorney and the Assistant Director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection’s Department of Litigation Technology & Analysis at the Federal Trade Commission. Prior to entering the e-Discovery & technology fields, Kenya practiced law as a litigator for Epstein Becker &

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Corey Douglas

Corey Douglas is Vice President at Elijah Ltd., a legal technology firm specializing in computer forensic and eDiscovery solutions for law firms and corporations. Corey joined Elijah in 2013 after previously being at Holland and Knight, LLP where he worked with the Technology Litigation Practice Group as the department’s document management specialist.

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Phil Favro

Philip Favro brings over fifteen years of experience to his position as a discovery and information
governance consultant for Driven. Phil is a thought leader and a legal scholar on issues relating to the
discovery process, the confluence of litigation and technology,

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Canaan Himmelbaum

Mr. Himmelbaum is the Vice President of Business Development at Advanced Discovery. He is considered an authority on collection processes, search syntax creation and application, data processing, the use of analytics technologies and document review project management. Canaan practiced law for eight years as both in-house and outside counsel.

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David Horrigan

David Horrigan is kCura’s e-discovery counsel and legal content director. An attorney, law school guest lecturer, e-discovery industry analyst, and award-winning journalist, David oversees the legal content produced at kCura, speaks at legal and industry events, and authors articles on the intersection of law and technology,

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Gary R Jones

Judge Jones was appointed a United States Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of Florida on September 10, 2010, after having served as a United States Magistrate Judge in the Middle District of Florida for ten years. Judge Jones received his B.A.

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Corey Lee

Corey is a partner on the litigation team of Hunton & Williams LLP.  His practice focuses on commercial litigation, including litigation of matters arising from information security and data breach incidents, and electronic discovery.  He regularly advises clients and colleagues on the preservation,

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Michele L. Lieberman

Michele Lieberman joined the Alachua County Attorney’s Office in 2014 as County Attorney. Ms. Lieberman is currently on the Board of Directors for the Florida Association of County Attorneys, is a member of the Executive Council of the City, County and Local Government Law Section of the Florida Bar and is Secretary of the Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association.

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Ralph Losey

Mr. Losey is a Principal of Jackson Lewis, P.C., a labor and employment law firm in the U.S. with over 800 attorneys. He is the firm’s National e-Discovery Counsel in charge of electronic discovery services and training. Mr. Losey also heads up the firm’s Litigation Support Department,

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Mary Mack

E-discovery pioneer Mary Mack has joined ACEDS as executive director. Mary brings to ACEDS and its membership more than a decade of strong credibility and sound leadership within the e-discovery community.

Mary is known for her skills in relationship and community building as well as for the depth of her e-discovery knowledge.

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William Matthewman

United States Magistrate Judge William Matthewman was appointed to the federal bench in 2012. He sits in the West Palm Beach division of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. As a U.S. Magistrate Judge, he handles both civil and criminal cases.

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Tom O’Connor

Mr. O’Connor is the Senior ESI Consultant at Advanced Discovery, a national litigation support company and a well-known consultant, speaker and writer in the area of computerized litigation support systems. He is a New England native who graduated from The Johns Hopkins University in 1972 with a BA in Political Science.

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Anthony E. Porcelli

Judge Anthony Porcelli was sworn in as United States Magistrate Judge for the Middle District of Florida in August 2009. He worked for the United States Attorney’s Office from 2000-2009 and tried over 30 federal criminal trials, involving a wide variety of complex criminal cases,

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Mike Quartararo

Michael Quartararo is the is the Director of Litigation Support Services at New York based Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, and the author of the book Project Management in Electronic Discovery: An Introduction to Core Principles of Legal Project Management and Leadership in eDiscovery.

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Kelly Twigger

Kelly Twigger is the Principal of ESI Attorneys, one of the first law firms in the country dedicated to advising clients on issues in electronic discovery, open records and FOIA, compliance and information management. Ms. Twigger’s practice includes consulting with clients on information governance and issues with electronically stored information (ESI) and acting as eDiscovery counsel for law firms,

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Gregory Witczak

Gregory Witczak is Vice President, Global Legal eDiscovery at Deutsche Bank AG where he liaises between Legal and IT and manages the workflow between in-house, outside counsel, and external vendors.

Gregory has worked in the financial services industry since 2001,

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Our Masters of Ceremony

William Hamilton

William Hamilton is the Executive Director E-Discovery Project the University Levin College of Law’s where he has taught e-discovery since 2007. Prior to joining the UF Law faculty on a full time basis this year, Mr. Hamilton was a veteran trial attorney who handled complex business litigation in the areas of software and technology disputes,

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Dean Laura Rosenbury

UF Law Dean Laura A. Rosenbury, the Levin, Mabie & Levin Professor of Law, is an internationally renowned family law scholar. Her research and teaching analyze how law and social norms shape private relationships in the contexts of family law,

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George Socha

George Socha is a Managing Director in BDO Consulting’s Forensic Technology Services practice. Named an “E-Discovery Trailblazer” by The American Lawyer, he assists corporate, law firm, and governmental clients with all facets of electronic discovery, including information governance. George has served clients in a variety of industries including pharmaceutical,

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