Content Coordinating Teams

International Legal Technology Association

Content Coordinating Teams

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A Coordinating Team reviews the specific areas of focus, target audiences, scope of deliverables and topics assigned to them by the Program Planning Council. The team develops a list of specific deliverables to be executed by Project Teams.


PPC Liaison

Josh Lazar


18th Judicial Circuit Courts of Florida

PPC Liaison

Lucy Esposito

Litigation Support Manager

Royal Bank of Canada

Team Coordinator

Will Pett

Senior Business Analyst

Fidelity Investments

Carolyn Robinson

eDiscovery Associate for the Americas

Robert Bosch, LLC (RBNA) Legal Department

Andrea Shirey

IT Consultant

Bayer Corporation Legal Department

Jetrashee (Jet) Shah

IT Manager

Caterpillar Inc.

Kathleen Ratcliffe

Antitrust, Information Specialist

Ohio Attorney General's Office

Corey Reitz

E-Discovery Project Lead

Sandia National Laboratories

Rodolfo Christophersen

Dispute Resolution & Legal Operations Legal Manager

Mercadolibre Inc.

Knowledge Management and Marketing

Areas of Focus:

Knowledge Management & Marketing

Key Subject Matters:

Knowledge Management: Analytics; AI/Machine Learning; BI; Change management; Client & matter management; Collaboration; ECM; Enterprise Search; Intranets/Portals; Legal Service Innovation; Library and research; KM Education; KM strategy; QA; Risk/Compliance

Marketing: Analytics; Collaboration; Competitive Intelligence; CRM; Event Management; Innovation; Proposal Automation; Social media

PPC Liaison

Gwyneth McAlpine

Director of Knowledge Management Services

Perkins Coie LLP

PPC Liaison

Deborah Panella

Director of Research and Knowledge Services

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Team Coordinator

Daniel Wood

Director of Counsel Assistance

Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP

Rachel Shields Williams

Director of Counsel Assitance

Sidley Austin LLP

Wes Settle

Assistant Director, Innovation Solutions

Alston & Bird

Ann Meyer

Director of Marketing Technology

Fisher & Phillips LLP

Caroline Sweeney

Director of Knowledge Mangement Innovation

Dorsey & Whitney

Adam Dedynski

KM - Project Manager

Reed Smith LLP

Tara Patterson

Marketing Content Manager

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Holly Hanna

KM Firm Solutions Manager

Perkins Coie

Stephanie Godley

Sr. Manager of Knowledge Management & Library Services

Ropes & Gray

Nikki Shaver

Director of Knowledge

Paul Hastings LLP

Litigation and Practice Support

Areas of Focus:

Litigation and Practice Support

Key Subject Matters:

Claimant databases; Collaboration, deal room, and file sharing platforms; Compliance; Computer forensics and document collections; Data analytics, visualization, and categorization; Document review and Technology Assisted Review (TAR); Document production; Education, training, and professional development; Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM); Electronically stored information (ESI)and other discovery material; Federal and state legal framework, structure, rules, and ethics; Information governance and evidence management; International litigation and borderless data; Internet of Things (IoT); Legal process management and improvement; Managed services and vendor management; Matter and project management; Multi-district litigation; Risk management, privacy, and security; Toolsand technology (hardware and software); Trial support and presentation

PPC Liaison

Richard Brooman

Litigation Support Project Manager

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr

PPC Liaison

Gillian Glass

Director of Legal Services

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Team Coordinator

Ann Halkett

Litigation Support Manager

Alexander, Holburn, Beaudin + Lang LLP

Genesis Alejandro

Project Manager - Practice Support

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Rachel McAdams

eDiscovery Technical Specialist

A&L Goodbody Solicitors

Kathy Dallaire, CEDS

eDiscovery and Litigation Support Coordinator

Stikeman Elliott LLP

Chris Acosta

Head of Firmwide e-Discovery Resources

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Richard Lourens

Staff Analyst Legal Services

Bayer Corporation

Joan Washburn

Director of Litigation and eDiscovery

Holland & Knight LLP

Cheryl Curran

Director, Discovery Services

Borden Ladner Gervais

Practice Management

Areas of Focus:

Business & Legal Process Improvement; Financial Management; Legal Service Delivery

Key Subject Matters:

Analytics; Artificial intelligence; Bitcoin; Budgeting; Business intelligence; Business skills; Change management; Client facing services; Client-firm relationships; Collaboration; Document contract/language analytics; eBilling; Financial management tools; LPM; Matter management; Pricing; Pricing dashboards and tools;Project management; Process improvement; Time capture; Vendor management

PPC Liaison

Martha Breil

Knowledge Management Leader

McGuireWoods LLP

PPC Liaison

Jason Dirkx

Knowledge Management Counsel

Littler Mendelson, P.C

Team Coordinator

Tracey Pardo

Business Analyst

Cooley LLP

Jarmila Pencikova

Director, Finance

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Anne Christman, CP

Associate Participant


April Heimerl

Senior Business Solutions Architect

Fish & Richardson P.C.

Bárbara Gondim Da Rocha

Head of Knowledge Management and Innovation

Rocha Marinho E Sales, Advogados

Marlene Gebauer

Director of Knowledge Solutions

Greenberg Traurig

Amy Monaghan

Practice Innovations Manager

Perkins Coie

Dan Pratt

IT Business Relationships Manager

Holland & Knight LLP

Michael Ertel

KM Attorney

Paul Hastings LLP

Security and Compliance

Areas of Focus:

Information Governance & Security

Key Subject Matters:

Information Governance: Analytics & dashboards; Change management; DMS; ECM; Information retention; Matter lifecycle management; Policies; Risk management

Security: Access control; Authentication services; Awareness/training; BC/DR; Cloud; Cyber security; DLP; Data privacy; Email protection; Incident management/response; Intrusion prevention and detection; ; Log & event management; Mobility; Physical security; Professional codes/ethics; PKI; Standards/frameworks; Threat intelligence

PPC Liaison

David Tremont

Director, Network Services

Bracewell LLP

PPC Liaison

Karen Allen

Manager of IG Technology

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, L.L.P.


Joshua Johns

Manager of CTS Platform, Process and IG

Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

Jon Washburn

Director of Information Security

Stoel Rives LLP

Kathryn McRae

Director of Research and Knowledge Services

Hawkins, Delafield & Wood

Mark Combs

Chief Information Officer

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Mark Collings

Senior IT Security & Compliance Analyst


David Oxley

Director of Information Technology

Messerli & Kramer P.A.

Chuck Barth

Director of Information Governance

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Marcos Marcal

Information Security & Risk Manager

Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

Technology Solutions

Areas of Focus:

IT Operations, Applications, Technology Support Services

Key Subject Matters:

Business continuity/Disaster recovery; Cloud; ECM; Education and training; IP telephony; Mobility; Office suite; Open source; Remote access; User adoption, QA, Support tools; Windows; Virtualization

PPC Liaison

Sandy Mikita

Information Technology Project Manager

Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC

PPC Liaison

Beau Mersereau

Director of Applications, Development and Support

Fish & Richardson

Team Coordinator

Cindy Foellmer

Applications Manager

Sidley Austin LLP

Laurel Englehardt

Applications Support Manager

Arnall Golden Gregory LLP

Mark Manoukian

I.T. Director

Kegler, Brown, Hill & Ritter

John Sawyer

IS Manager

Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP

Jack Recinto

Senior Applications Developer

Vedder Price P.C.

Seth Silapasvang

Director of Information Technology

Hoge Fenton Jones & Appel, Inc.

Carly Prellwitz

Business Analyst 1

Fish & Richardson P.C.

Sandra Craft

Technical Trainer

Perkins Coie

Fabiano Viana

Business Analyst

Rocha Marinho E Sales, Advogados

Mark Ferraro

Technology Business Analyst

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett

Samantha Sendrowski

Technology Innovation Manager

Bowditch & Dewey LLP

Alisher Yuldashev

Business Technology Advisory Manager

Borden Ladner Gervais