James Bekier is currently the National Litigation Services Manager for Baker Hostetler, operating out of the New York office. Mr. Bekier began his career as an attorney working on complex class action securities litigation cases at Lovell Stewart Halebian, LLP. Designated as the “point person” for educating the US share partners on evolving E-discovery rulings, service offerings and solutions, Mr. Bekier was then tasked with implementing and executing E-Discovery best practices internally at the firm. After 5 years of litigating, Mr. Bekier was given the opportunity to leave the practice of law and take over as Discovery Manager for a large eDiscovery and Document Review company in NY. There, he excelled at coordinating best practices for document reviews for Fortune 500 hundred companies, but also developed a deep passion for the technology that supported large scale global review.