Sonya L Sigler is an experienced executive with skills and knowledge in the legal, operations, marketing, and business development functions. She is a strategic consultant who works with corporations and law firms on a variety of projects, focusing on strategic planning and the implementation of solutions to difficult and seemingly intractable problems. She also consults with start-ups and other companies seeking to grow quickly or reinvent themselves. Sonya’s deep experience in eDiscovery enables her to help clients to evaluate, choose, and use technology-assisted review for internal and government investigations as well as complex, criminal, and class action litigations.
She is a frequent writer and speaker on technology assisted review, advanced search and retrieval techniques, electronic discovery issues, meet & confer techniques, in-house counsel, and other legal- related topics. She also speaks and trains others on career management, grant writing, fundraising, and special education advocacy. She is a staunch supporter and advocate for women in technology.
Sonya was most recently the Vice President of Product Strategy and Consulting at Discovia. Prior to that she was a founder of Cataphora and held an in-house counsel position at Intuit and a business development/legal consultant role to several companies, including Sony, IDO Systems, RealCommunities and Treasure Media. She started her legal career as an attorney at SEGA, supporting the business and product development groups, marketing, and the finance department. As a result of supporting these groups and companies, she has extensive licensing, intellectual property, and M&A experience.