Marlon Hylton is an associate in the Advocacy Group and Head of Discovery Management at Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP in Toronto, Canada. Marlon practices exclusively in the areas of e-discovery and information governance. In his role as Head of Discovery Management, Marlon designs customized and strategic discovery solutions for litigation matters through collaboration with the firm’s litigators and clients.
Marlon is committed to providing advice and direction on every stage of the e-discovery process to ensure legal defensibility, cost-effectiveness and efficiency. He also applies his experience as a member of the Ontario E-Discovery Implementation Committee and the Sedona Conference Working Group 7 to implement forward-looking principles and e-discovery best practices.
Proficient in numerous electronic data collection and processing techniques as well as multiple electronic evidence management and review tools, Marlon also provides legal and technical advice directly to our clients on defensible information governance systems, including records management, legal hold, email usage, instant messaging, social media and other related policies.
An active participant in the information management community, Marlon is a frequent speaker on e-discovery issues and is part of the faculty for the Osgoode Certificate in eDiscovery.