Laura Hunt is Electronic Discovery Counsel for the Department of Justice’s Civil Division where she assists trial teams with both legal and technical solutions to electronic discovery issues as they arise. Prior to this role, Laura worked as a paralegal with the Department of Justice Civil Division’s Environmental Torts Office where she also served as a support staff electronic discovery advisor. Laura graduated magna cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law. During law school, Laura authored a comment published in the University of Baltimore Law Review entitled, Trending: Proportionality in Electronic Discovery in Common Law Countries and the United States’ Federal and State Courts. Her advisor for this comment was Judge Paul W. Grimm, District Judge for the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. She received her B.A. in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland – College Park.