Aaron Crews

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As Littler's first Chief Data Analytics Officer, Aaron D. Crews brings an extensive background focused on the intersection of technology, business and the law.

Aaron manages the operations of Littler’s data analytics practice and leads the development and implementation of technology-based solutions that provide value to the firm and its clients. He also uses data analytics tools to facilitate process improvements and efficiencies, and assist in protocols for the secure handling of data.

He also has extensive experience conducting pay equity audits for all types of employers, from start-ups to Fortune 50 companies, and helped develop the Littler Pay Equity Assessment™, including counseling employers on a broad range of state and federal issues related to pay equity, from compliance, to updating policies and job descriptions, to training managers and recruiters, and more.

Aaron previously served as one of the firm's eDiscovery counsel. In that capacity, he also assisted with developing strategies for efficient and effective data harvesting, review and production, and implementing cost-shifting and cost reduction strategies.

Aaron is a frequent lecturer on eDiscovery and computer forensics issues, including such topics as:

  • Applicable ethics rules
  • Case law and industry standards
  • The complexities of using search and retrieval tools
  • Developing trends in eDiscovery

He is an adjunct professor at McGeorge School of Law where he teaches courses on eDiscovery, legal issues related to computer forensics, and electronic evidence. He also guest lectures on eDiscovery and electronic evidence topics at the University of San Francisco School of Law, Ave Maria University Law School and for the High Technology Crime Investigation Association.

PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS

  • Member, Sedona Conference Working Group 1
  • Member, eDiscovery and Digital Evidence Committee - American Bar Association
  • Member, Legislative and Legal Board - Sacramento Area Human Resources Association
  • Member, Board of Directors - Sacramento County Barristers
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Sacramento County Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of California
  • Vice-chair, e-Discovery and Digital Evidence Committee - American Bar Association

RECOGNITION

  • Member, Moot Court, National Appellate Advocacy Competition, 2004
  • Finalist, Advocate of the Year Competition - University of San Francisco School of Law, 2003
  • Member, Golden Key International Honor Society