Arkfeld & Associates provide a variety of consulting services for our clients.
Consultant and Legal Advisor to Law Firms
Provides advice and consultation to law firms and their clients on electronic discovery and evidence issues. Includes:
Providing law firms with assistance in selecting, implementing, training and using automated litigation support systems to control and manage evidence from electronic and paper sources;
- Formulating discovery requests and responding to electronic discovery requests;
- Processing, managing, filtering and analyzing electronic and paper information obtained during electronic discovery;
- Assisting in the accumulation and distribution of electronic information among different stakeholders; and
- Assisting in ensuring the proper foundation for the admission of electronic evidence.
Experience: Over 29 years of experience as a litigator, over 30 jury trials, author of the Electronic Discovery and Evidence treatise and The Digital Practice of Law book. Presenter and trainer at over 200 conferences and training sessions.
Consultant and Legal Advisor to Corporations
Provides advice and consultation to companies regarding the document retention policies and production of electronic information. Includes:
Providing advice in the creation of strategic policies regarding the corporate policy for creating, managing and retention of electronic information.
Providing assistance in reviewing, establishing and implementing document retention policies;
Providing training to corporate employees regarding the creation, management and storage of corporate electronic information;
Providing advice regarding responding to discovery requests including notification to appropriate parties, preservation protocols, negotiating compliance and disclosure requirements.
Experience: Over 29 years of experience as a litigator, author of the Electronic Discovery and Evidence treatise and The Digital Practice of Law book and presenter and trainer at over 200 conferences.
Consultant and Trainer to Legal Service Providers
Provides advice and training to legal service providers and their clients regarding electronic information. Includes:
Providing strategic advice on understanding the electronic discovery market;
Providing training on the discovery, production, management and admissibility of electronic information;
Provide advice on software development; and
Facilitating the introduction and continuing relationship among different electronic discovery and other litigation support vendors.