Ellen establishes protocol and work-streams to achieve a client’s consistent, compliant and accurate litigation strategy, and ensures her client’s objectives with partner counsel in jurisdictions across the United States. She develops and defends a company’s response to written and deposition discovery, and resolves pre-trial motions in state and federal courts.
Ellen conducts and manages large-scale electronic document collection and review efforts with e-discovery tools and platforms. She works with vendors and directs information collection and searches as well as document retention and review efforts.
She presents regular education and training for in-house and outside counsel on changes in the law, new and unique discovery issues, and matters of import such as managing disputes, maintaining privilege and confidentiality, and proportionality. She also mentors new and emerging counsel for clients, and develops internal information management, efficiency and cost-saving initiatives to achieve cost-management goals.