Project Management

Expertise

CDS Project Management Stats

Over 90% of our project management team holds Relativity’s RCA certification

CDS project managers have a minimum of 5 years of industry experience

CDS staff members hold all major industry certifications, including EnCE, CEDS, and CIPP

Over 90% of our project management team holds Relativity’s RCA certification

CDS project managers have a minimum of 5 years of industry experience

CDS staff members hold all major industry certifications, including EnCE, CEDS, and CIPP

What sets CDS apart in the eDiscovery industry is our team of expert project managers. Their deep field experience and knowledge of both litigation and technology ensure that your projects run smoothly. Throughout the eDiscovery process, from the scope of work meeting to closing out the matter, clients work directly with dedicated personnel who they know by name.

CDS takes a client-centric approach to project management, emphasizing up-front planning with each client to reduce size and cost of matters while managing risk. Some ways in which our project managers work with clients include:

  • Identifying opportunities to limit collection and processing cost through the reuse of data across multiple matters
  • Uncovering opportunities to limit data reviewed for productions
  • Customizing and standardizing client workflows for consistency, efficiency, and transparency
  • Reporting on and analyzing metrics on data culling, user statistics, etc.
  • On-site availability to plan and work on projects
  • Identifying opportunities to train client staff

Our Team

Mark Anderson

Mark Anderson

Director of UK Operations

12th Floor Broadgate Tower,
20 Primrose Street,
London, EC2A 2EW
+44 (0)203 475 1592

Regina Chepalis

Regina Chepalis

Managing Director, Mid-Atlantic

1110 Vermont Ave NW, Suite 725
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 822-5998

Richard Das

Richard Das

Vice President, Operations

250 Park Ave, Fl 18
New York, NY 10177
(212) 813-7015

Nyi Htwe

Nyi Htwe

Chief Technology Officer

250 Park Ave, Fl 18
New York, NY 10177
(212) 813-7007

Brad Janssen

Brad Janssen

Director of Professional Services

250 Park Ave, Fl 18
New York, NY 10177
(212) 813-7099

Cory Logan

Cory Logan

Director of Managed Services

250 Park Ave, Fl 18
New York, NY 10177
(212) 813-7027

Michael Milicevic, Esq.

Michael Milicevic, Esq.

Managing Director, Chicago

200 N LaSalle, Suite 2390
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 756-7302

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