Advanced Discovery Announces Formation of PRISM Rapid Response Team

Mountain View, California (EastBayDaily) — Advanced Discovery, an eDiscovery company, has developed a rapid response team to support clients in light of the recent implication of major Internet service providers and technology companies in a National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance program called PRISM. Advanced Discovery has assembled key resources to assist their clients in navigating the internal investigations, government investigations and class actions, which have already started to be filed in various jurisdictions. The company is well equipped to immediately support staffing and electronic discovery needs arising from this matter.

Complex and confidential matters are in Advanced Discovery’s DNA. The company’s highly skilled team of attorneys and advanced project managers has extensive experience in eDiscovery and document review solutions related to white collar crime, reviewing phone records, reviewing for privileged communications, internal investigations and government requests.

Staffing Advanced Discovery can provide clients with the personnel and secure space necessary to conduct highly confidential and classified electronic discovery review. Advanced Discovery can assist clients with securing key personnel across the United States with a variety of skill sets:     Licensed attorneys, translators and barred linguists     Pre-screened and experienced paralegal or JD reviewers     Highly skilled project managers

Secure Facilities Advanced Discovery has secure facilities across the nation, including Washington DC, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Austin, Kansas City, Dallas and Irvine, as well as the ability to set up secure facilities within 48 hours in most cities. These facilities include:     High speed Internet protected by an enterprise class security appliance (‘firewall”) with integrated category-based and whitelist/blacklist content filtering for flexible security     User privileges tightly controlled through local servers     Dedicated project-specific networks     Standardized physical security protocols and 24/7 accessibility at all locations

Key Team Leaders: John Sanchez, Esq, executive vice president of document review John Sanchez has provided solutions to law firms and corporate legal departments for more than 15 years. He has managed large-scale review projects in many practice areas, including pharmaceutical products liability, securities class actions, antitrust, intellectual property litigation, wage and hour class actions, consumer class actions, internal investigations and contract disputes. Prior to Advanced Discovery, Sanchez founded and was CEO of one of the largest and first fully-dedicated legal document review companies in the nation. Sanchez is a member of the California State Bar and holds degrees from UCLA and UC Hastings College of the Law.

Catherine Casey, vice president of document review Casey has worked with multiple multinational corporations and law firms on government investigations and other complex litigations with duties ranging from data collection to final production. Recognized as a thought leader in the Managed Review space, Casey has managed and consulted on hundreds of matters including litigation, antitrust, white collar, internal and government investigations. Ms. Casey graduated cum laude from Harvard University with a B.A. in government and philosophy and attended Pepperdine School of Law.

About Advanced Discovery Advanced Discovery is a leading provider of eDiscovery services to clients worldwide in both the legal and corporate communities. Services include computer forensics, electronic discovery, early case assessment, web hosting, document review and paper discovery. Advanced Discovery offers technology solutions that assist law firms and corporations to quickly and accurately reduce vast amounts of electronically stored information into essential and searchable data sets, with a full suite of solutions to manage and oversee the process from data preservation to processing, review and production. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, Advanced Discovery maintains locations in Los Angeles, San Jose, San Francisco, Orange County, Century City (California), Dallas, Austin (Texas), Chicago, Overland Park (Kansas), Washington DC and New York City. More information is available at

For more information contact: Website: Company: Advanced Discovery Contact Name: John Sanchez Contact Email: review(at)advanceddiscovery(dot)com Contact Phone: 866-342-3282


Glenda Hoffman
Advanced Discovery

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