Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 30, 2013
iDiscovery Solutions, Inc., ("iDS"), an award-winning, global, legal technology expert services firm headquartered in Washington, D.C., is pleased to announce the addition of Trent Livingston as a Director to their West coast expert line-up. Mr. Livingston is an experienced programmer and web developer and the owner and founder of Geekly Group, LLC, a web and social media consortium specializing in business web and social media technology. Mr. Livingston has been involved with the electronic discovery industry since the year 2000. His practice with iDS focuses on IP theft, source code analysis, social media discovery, and data analytics.
“The landscape of electronic discovery is always changing, and social media is playing a larger role in corporate communications,” commented Neal Lawson, President and co-founder of iDiscovery Solutions. “Adding Trent to our mix of expert testifying talent makes perfect sense with his long history in electronic discovery, coupled with his computer programming expertise. He has a great grasp of the social media landscape and how today's web-based communication tools integrate with other technologies.”
Mr. Livingston advises law firms and corporations surrounding the implementation and use of e-Discovery, web and cloud-based technology. He has lectured at the Masters Conference, LegalTech New York, and LegalTech West, and has been published in The Data Security and Privacy Law Journal and The New Jersey Law Journal. Recently, Mr. Livingston was featured on Legal Talk Network, discussing “Social Media E-Discovery: Keeping On and Keeping Up”.
Apart from iDS, Trent has been an active technology consultant and computer programmer since 1998. He is also an Adjunct Professor for Golden Gate University teaching complex data discovery. Mr. Livingston can be followed on Twitter (@ESIGeek), and his blog, http://trentlivingston.com.
“It is great to join such an accomplished team of experts”, said Mr. Livingston. “Having the opportunity to merge my passion for programming with my experience in electronic discovery is tremendously exciting. Coupling this with the vast experience of the other iDS professionals allows me to help my clients fully grasp the litigation technology landscape from digital forensics to complex data analytics.”
Prior to joining iDS, Mr. Livingston has held positions as a principal with LECG, senior consultant for SPI Litigation Direct, and has served as an ESI production manager and consultant at Electronic Evidence Discovery. Previous to his work in e-Discovery, Mr. Livingston was a software test engineer and developer at Microsoft.
About iDiscovery Solutions
iDiscovery Solutions, Inc. (iDS) is an award-winning, global, legal technology expert services firm. Founded in Washington, D.C. in 2008 by industry veterans with more than 50 years of litigation and consulting experience combined, iDS provides consulting, data analytics, processing and hosting of electronically stored information (ESI), and expert services in the areas of electronic discovery, digital forensics, and enterprise applications. iDS also provides subject matter experts that testify as to how technology works, generally and specifically, within the context of litigation, investigations, and government inquiries. For more information, visit http://www.iDiscoverySolutions.com and follow the company on Twitter @iDiscoveryInc.
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