Tessa Jacob

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Tessa leads Husch Blackwell’s cutting edge eDiscovery Solutions team and has spearheaded the firm’s efforts to provide consistent, defensible and repeatable eDiscovery solutions for our clients. Tessa is knowledgeable in both the legal and technical aspects of eDiscovery. She has vast experience in using and assessing the value of using data mining tools, technology assisted review and various review platforms. She provides discovery management to our clients, including legal hold implementation, identification, preservation and collection of client data as well as assessment of risks and costs of specific discovery strategies.

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Controlling legal spend is a frequent and important topic of discussion, especially among in-house counsel and their litigation teams. Much of the discussion focuses on the problem of soaring discovery costs driven by the proliferation of electronic data. As an eDiscovery attorney, I employ early case assessment strategies and tools, technology-assisted review, and even low-cost outside staff attorneys to try and curtail the cost of discovery. In the end, the effectiveness of these cost-reduction alternatives…
There has been much discussion among in-house lawyers lately about controlling legal spend.  Much of the discussion is focused on soaring discovery costs related to the proliferation of electronic data.  As an eDiscovery attorney, I employ early case assessment strategies and tools, technology-assisted- review, and even low-cost outside staff attorneys to try and curtail the cost of discovery.  In the end, however, the effectiveness of these cost-reduction alternatives hinges on whether clients have done their…