Chris Haley is the Director of Legal Technology at Troutman Sanders LLP and its wholly owned subsidiary eMerge. eMerge was created to provide clients with a multidisciplinary team of attorneys and technologists that combine strategic legal thinking and advanced technology for the management of electronically stored information (ESI) in a variety of legal matters. Mr. Haley is a founding member of eMerge and in his role as Director of Legal Technology, he consults with case teams and clients on information governance, litigation readiness, insourcing verses outsourcing technology solutions, and effective ways to leverage advanced technology to improve efficiencies in all areas of eDiscovery as well as in other non-litigation matters. He oversees eMerge’s technology team, technology infrastructure, and the technology services provided by eMerge including data identification, preservation, collection, filtering, processing, data hosting, managed review, production, presentation services, and custom application development.
In total, Mr. Haley has over 18 years experience in the legal technology industry serving in a variety of roles within law firms and technology service providers. Prior to eMerge, Mr. Haley was a partner and senior consultant with Trial Exhibits, Inc. where he assisted clients with presentation, jury consulting and legal technology solutions. He has also held legal technology positions with the law firms of Jones Day and Kilpatrick Stockton.