Clark Joins Hire Counsel’s Executive Team to Lead Growing Discovery Services Business
NEW YORK, NY – January 7, 2016 – Hire Counsel, the leader in helping law firms, corporations and government agencies manage dynamic workloads and distinct legal requirements in today’s new legal economy, today announced that Kevin M. Clark has joined the company as Executive Managing Director of Discovery Services.
“As data expands and discovery requirements evolve, legal departments and law firms require a combination of innovative thinking, proven talent, and advanced technology to meet the challenges of complex, cross-border investigations and litigation,” shared Willa Fawer, Chief Operating Officer of Hire Counsel. “Kevin’s extensive understanding of multinational discovery and his practical experience in developing and deploying complete solutions for electronic discovery and managed review will help us enhance and expand our existing and new client relationships. His leadership and insight will be critical as we grow the company to serve today’s new legal economy.”
Clark comes to Hire Counsel with extensive industry experience in solving discovery and review challenges as both an attorney with an Am Law 100 law firm and as a Senior Vice President of Consulting and Client Relations with multiple leading litigation service providers. In addition to his background as an accomplished eDiscovery practitioner, Clark also is an active industry leader who currently serves on the DC Bar Litigation Section’s Steering Committee, on the Masters Conference Advisory Board, and on the Legal Technology Professionals Institute (LPTI) Advisory Board. Additionally, he plays an active role with The Sedona Conference, advancing Defensibility of Process with Working Group 1.
At Hire Counsel, Clark will help clients manage their data-driven discovery requirements with a combination of electronic discovery and managed review services to help legal departments and law firms increase effectiveness while controlling costs.
An active member of the Bar in Illinois and the District of Columbia, as well as a Solicitor in England and Wales, Clark is a Relativity Certified Administrator (RCA), Project Management Professional (PMP), and Six Sigma Green Belt (SSGB). Clark also serves as an Advisory Board Member for his Alma Mater, Chicago Kent College of Law’s eDiscovery Institute, and has provided pro bono representation to veterans at the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
About Hire Counsel
Hire Counsel is a leading innovative services provider to law firms, corporations and government agencies for today’s new legal economy. As your trusted provider we tailor a legal solution that delivers superior and profitable results. Hire Counsel’s portfolio of services includes temporary legal support to right-size discovery teams, secondment services, specialists in compliance, contract administration, corporate transactions, research analysis and government, or permanent hires. Founded in 1993, Hire Counsel operates in more than 20 U.S. markets from 12 legal center offices, 10 domestic interview hubs, and five discovery centers. Learn more at HireCounsel.com or follow us on Twitter @HireCounsel.