Jeffrey Steve, Esq

Director, Client ServicesMerrill Corporation

Jeff Steve is an eDiscovery expert and attorney with more than 20 years of experience in the legal technology industry. He has frequently been called in to strategize on Meet and Confer as well as speak at CLE functions on the topics of eDiscovery process and applicable federal and state law concerning ESI.

Steve is an expert on data processing and data mapping, and reducing the amount of data to be collected and reviewed while ensuring that discovery and court requirements are met. He has extensive experience utilizing advanced search technology and query building including early case assessment, concept searching and predictive coding.

Previous Roles

Orcatec

Served as director of client services in charge of project management, ESI processing, solutions implementation, and electronic discovery consulting.

Sedgwick Detert Moran & Arnold

Served as national manager of litigation support

Seyfarth Shaw

West coast litigation support analysis
Provided consultation to other law firms in establishing electronic litigation support systems for review, production and trial support.

Professional Experience

Managed staff in multiple law offices nationwide
Directed teams of reviewers for complex discovery cases involving eDiscovery.

Successfully managed dozens of cases involving toxic tort, pharmaceutical, products liability, employment, IP litigation and SEC investigations.

Education

A graduate of the University of Oregon School of Law