The JSL Monthly

JURISolutions' company news and updates for the month of May

A WORD FROM OUR CEO

It is with great excitement that we launch The JSL Monthly,” our new interactive monthly newsletter. In today’s rapidly changing legal environment, it is more important than ever to have a reliable source for industry insight, thought-provoking content, and cutting edge solutions. Our goal is to examine the challenges resulting from unprecedented industry shifts and to share ideas for leveraging the changes into greater value. We hope to achieve greater satisfaction for both our clients and our legal talent by igniting a willingness to imagine new possibilities and to push boundaries through innovative advances in technology, operational efficiencies and strategic sourcing.


- Cindy Funaro Towers, Esq., President & CEO

COMPANY NEWS

B.J. Williams at Elon University School of Law

Earlier in the year B.J. Williams, a member of JSL’s Attorney Development team, was invited to be a panelist at a networking and career panel held by Elon University School of Law in Greensboro, NC. He and three other alumni spoke to 1L students about career networking and gave them suggestions about how to enter their working field of interest. B.J. later participated in another career event where he advised students and gave them tips on what to include in a resume and cover letter.



If you have any questions about the event, email bwilliams@JSL-HQ.com.

HOT OFF THE PRESS

ACEDS NY Metro Chapter Event - Cybersecurity

JURISolutions’ Director of Strategic Partnerships, Joe Bartolo, is also the VP and Co-Chair of the Education Committee for the Metro New York Chapter of ACEDS (Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists). He recently hosted a panel event on Cybersecurity at Winston and Strawn’s New York office. Please check out the video recording of the event below.

The issues discussed included:
  • Protecting a corporate client’s sensitive data when it is the control of a law firm or e-discovery service provider.
  • Tips on preventing a cyber attack.
  • Required responses in the event of a data breach.
  • Data privacy rights in response to a hacking incident.
  • Best practices for ensuring a data chain of custody is secure and complete.
  • Preparing for an increase in demands from corporate clients for improved security protocols by outside counsel firms and litigation support service providers.
ACEDS: Cybersecurity and the Legal Profession Panel Discussion
Panelists:


Moderator:

  • Chris Costello, Esq., Senior eDiscovery Attorney at Winston & Strawn's E-Discovery & Information Governance Practice Group (the “E-Discovery Group")
Speakers:
  • Gary Kibel, Esq.- Partner at Davis & Gilbert LLC.
  • Chase Cunningham, Ph.D., Threat Intelligence Lead for FireHost.
  • Dana Post, Esq., Special Counsel, E-Discovery and Data Management at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP.

Video thanks to Video Litigation Technology. For more information visit www.litvideotech.com.

JURISolutions Runs Broad

JURISolutions' Helen Heenan participated in the Broad Street run this past Saturday. She and her team member, Jennifer, (pictured) ran the ten-miler all the way to the end. Stephanie Warren, JSL's Payroll & Invoicing Manager, woke up at 5am to volunteer at a water station to keep runners hydrated and cheer them on.


The Blue Cross Broad Street Run takes place in Philadelphia on the first Sunday of May and is the largest ten-mile road race in the United States. The American Cancer Society benefits through the runners' donations and pledges.

About JURISolutions

An award-winning legal services firm providing attorneys, staff augmentation and legal search to corporations, law firms and government entities. As an innovative and value-driven source of premier legal talent and strategic processes, JURISolutions enables its clients to cost-effectively fill gaps, broaden capabilities and create efficiencies in everything law.