September 18, 2014—Xact Data Discovery (XDD), announced today industry veteran Emily E. Collins has joined the company as a legal project manager, overseeing Xact’s managed review operations in Kansas City, Missouri.
Collins brings to XDD both litigation and project management experience, having worked in all stages of trial preparation and discovery on cases involving the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Prior to joining XDD she was a practicing attorney with the law firm Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice L.L.C. in Kansas City. She transitioned from being a litigator to litigation support services to assist other attorneys in navigating the ever-evolving world of e-discovery and document management.
As a legal project manager with XDD, Collins consults with clients regarding their e-discovery and document review projects, refining review protocols to achieve the most useful end product. Collins assembles and manages teams of document reviewers with the qualifications necessary to best complete each unique project.
Collins earned her Juris Doctor from Indiana University Maurer School of Law and is a member of the Missouri Bar Association.