Honorable Andrew J. Peck (retired)
The Honorable Andrew J. Peck served 23 years as United States Magistrate Judge for the Southern District of New York, including a term as Chief Magistrate Judge from 2004 to 2005. Prior to his appointment as a judge, Judge Peck served as private practice for 17 years, focusing on commercial and entertainment litigation, including copyright and trademark matters, with extensive trial experience.
At DLA Piper, Judge Peck advises on copyright and trademark issues, and also serves as a resource for the firm and its clients on litigation strategy and discovery matters, from a judge’s perspective. Judge Peck advises in particular on innovative and efficient solutions to information management challenges, both in and out of the context of litigation, including cross-border discovery issues. He frequently speaks at conferences on eDiscovery topics. Since joining DLA Piper, Judge Peck has been retained to serve as a special discovery advisor to clients and law firms and to submit expert reports on eDiscovery issues. Judge Peck also serves as an arbitrator, mediator, and special judge. He is classified by Chambers (Band 2) on eDiscovery.
Director of Practice Technology
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
Julie is the Practice Technology Director at Vorys. She has worked in legal technology for over 30 years. She has a paralegal degree and has worked in law firms and in-house litigation departments. Her experience includes managing large-scale electronic discovery and document production, records management, litigation technology training, and the development of numerous litigation technology databases. She heads Vorys’ litigation technology department, which provides internal support, training, processing, and e-discovery production.
Julie is active in coordinating litigation technology education opportunities for the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) and served as co-chair of the ILTACon 2019-2020 conference. In 2020, Julie received the ILTA Contributor of the Year Award and in 2011, Julie received the ILTA Distinguished Peer Award for litigation and practice support. She is a Certified Electronic Discovery Specialist (CEDS) and is certified in ViewPoint, Summation, Sanction, Law 5.0, Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), and Lean Six Sigma.
Vice President of eDiscovery Products and Operations
Sal Mancuso is the vice president of eDiscovery products and operations at Conduent. He has successfully designed and managed electronic discovery and litigation support departments for more than 25 years. Since his start in the legal community in 1988, he has worked alongside attorneys at law firms such as Proskauer Rose, Willkie Farr, and Greenberg Traurig. Sal has established himself as an expert in the field of eDiscovery, assisting law firms and their clients with cost-effective and defensible workflows and solutions, ESI protocol development, data retention order design, IT interview handling , data and data mapping. collection.