New York, New York (PRWEB) May 21, 2014
Schulte Roth & Zabel ("SRZ"), a prominent law firm serving the financial services sector, and H5, a leading provider of e-discovery and technology-assisted review services, announced today that they have entered into an infrastructure as a service (IaaS) agreement under which H5 will provide SRZ with an end-to-end eDiscovery environment featuring KCura’s Relativity.
The highly secure environment enables SRZ to efficiently process and host on behalf of the firm's clients. The hardware, software and data resides within H5’s ISO and EU Safe Harbor compliant data center with the support of Relativity® certified administrators. SRZ will have direct access to H5’s industry-leading search services, including search-term consultation, data reduction, key document identification and related analyses designed to reduce client cost while contributing strategically to litigation and investigatory outcomes
“Increasing data volumes and the unpredictability of e-discovery projects challenge today’s litigation support professionals, which is why this type of infrastructure is needed now more than ever,” said Jason Richard, H5’s director of e-discovery. Mike Morneault, H5’s senior practice director, added, “We are pleased to partner with Schulte Roth & Zabel, an innovative law firm committed to providing advanced e-discovery for its sophisticated clients worldwide."
With more than 80 litigators in the firm, some in general litigation and others in highly specialized areas, SRZ’s litigation group serves a wide range of local, national and international clients, including public and private corporations including their officers and directors, investment banking firms, brokerage firms, commercial banks, investment advisers, public accounting firms, insurance companies, law firms, partnerships, individuals and public interest organizations.
H5 (http://www.h5.com) is a leading provider of global e-discovery and technology-assisted review services. With expertise in all aspects of the e-discovery process, H5 excels at managing and delivering processing, hosting and related services. In addition, using technology and expertise, H5 is dedicated to finding information that clients need to win cases, meet regulatory requirements and address risks before they become liabilities. By combining advanced technologies with their expertise in search and information analysis, H5 delivers customized solutions to help corporations and law firms meet their litigation discovery, legal compliance and information management objectives. Numerous independent studies have proven that H5's approach delivers greater cost savings and more accurate results than any alternative.
About Schulte Roth & Zabel
Schulte Roth & Zabel (http://www.srz.com) is a full-service law firm with offices in New York, Washington, D.C. and London. As one of the leading law firms serving the financial services industry, the firm regularly advises clients on corporate and transactional matters, as well as providing counsel on regulatory, compliance, enforcement and investigative issues. The firm's practices include litigation; investment management; regulatory & compliance; securities & capital markets; bank regulatory; business reorganization; distressed investing; employment & employee benefits; environmental; finance; individual client services; intellectual property, sourcing & technology; mergers & acquisitions; real estate; structured products & derivatives; and tax.
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