Ian D. McCauley

Associate and Litigation eDiscovery CoordinatorMorris James ConnectContact

Ian D. McCauley is an associate and the eDiscovery Coordinator in Morris James’ Business Litigation Group. Ian’s practice is focused on electronic discovery from the anticipation to the conclusion of litigation. Ian advises clients and co-counsel on the preservation, collection, processing, review and production of electronically stored information (“ESI”) with an emphasis on effective project management designed to defensibly control the ever-growing costs associated with discovery. In addition to eDiscovery, Ian advises clients and co-counsel on litigation readiness and information governance.

Ian has been recognized by his peers as a Top Lawyer in the area of eDiscovery in Delaware Today® Magazine. He frequently presents on eDiscovery topics to clients and colleagues.


  • Drafting and implementing preservation and collection plans for and in anticipation of litigation

  • Participating in Rule 26(f) conferences and negotiating ESI protocols and agreements among various groups of counsel

  • Serving as eDiscovery liaison in Delaware Bankruptcy matters

  • Drafting discovery related motion practice

  • Developing internal best practices for the handling of all aspects of the EDRM (Electronic Discovery Reference Model)

  • Managing large-scale reviews of ESI for both internal investigative and production purposes