Jay Carle is a litigation partner in the Chicago office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP. As a member of Seyfarth’s eDiscovery and Information Governance Group, Mr. Carle’s practice focuses on navigating complex eDiscovery litigation issues and counseling clients in the areas of eDiscovery preparedness and other information governance issues.
In eDiscovery litigation, Mr. Carle leverages technical expertise and litigation experience to craft creative, defensible, and efficient strategies for the preservation, collection, review, and production of electronically stored information, and employs litigation tactics to control the scope of discovery and implement cost-shifting and cost-reduction strategies. In addition to litigation response, Mr. Carle counsels clients on information governance issues including eDiscovery policy and process development, data remediation initiatives, data security and privacy, records and information management, as well as other information governance issues. Mr. Carle leverages a strong technical background which includes over 10 years of experience consulting in the private industry in technology systems administration, knowledge management, and technical project management.
Mr. Carle has assisted clients through various eDiscovery and information governance issues in multiple counseling engagements and in litigation including commercial and labor and employment class actions, contract disputes, FTC investigation/litigation, and misappropriation, among others.