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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Patricia D. Barksdale

Patricia Barksdale was sworn-in as a United States Magistrate Judge on November 1, 2013. Judge Barksdale received her B.A. from the University of Florida, where she was awarded the Outstanding Female Leader for the Class of 1993 and was inducted in the University of Florida Hall of Fame,

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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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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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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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Rose Jones

Rose Jones is King & Spalding’s Director of e-Discovery Project Management and Client Services. Her practice focuses on e-discovery management including the development of standard protocols for the various phases of the discovery process. She is a senior member of King &

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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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Mac R. McCoy

Mac Richard McCoy was appointed on July 1, 2015 to serve as a United States Magistrate Judge in the Fort Myers Division of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.  Prior to his appointment, Judge McCoy was a Shareholder in the National Trial and National Class Actions Practice Groups at Carlton Fields,

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Scott A. Milner

Co-leader and one of the original attorneys in Morgan Lewis’s eData practice, Scott A. Milner counsels and advises companies in electronic discovery and information governance processes and best practices. He works with Morgan Lewis’s lawyers across practice groups to tailor strategies and discovery management plans for clients around the globe,

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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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Jason Pill

Jason A. Pill practices in the area of labor and employment. He represents employers regarding claims involving employment discrimination laws, wage and hour laws, family and medical leave laws, whistleblower laws, union-management relations, employee benefits, enforcement of non-competition agreements and various employment-related torts.

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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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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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George Socha

George Socha is a Managing Director-Technology and Business Transformation Services 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.

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