“Having a core of expertise that supports legal and litigation departments like those being honored, Franklin Data understands the commitment of time, expertise, and effort required to achieve excellence and applauds this year’s honorees.
Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) August 13, 2015
Franklin Data, a leader in delivering electronic discovery and digital forensics advisory and technology services to corporations, law firms, and governments, today announced its underwriting of ALM’s Legal & Litigation Department of the Year event in Chicago, IL, on September 9, 2015. This prestigious event is being held at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago and will recognize powerhouse practices in the Chicago area.
“We are excited to participate in recognizing the excellence of Chicago area legal leaders as part of ALM's Legal and Litigation Department of the Year series,” shared Franklin Data Chief Executive Officer and President Matthew Blake. “Having a core of expertise that supports legal and litigation departments like those being honored, Franklin Data understands the commitment of time, expertise, and effort required to achieve excellence and applauds this year’s honorees for their accomplishments.”
The honorees for this year’s Legal & Litigation Departments of the Year awards in Chicago, IL are:
Legal Department Honorees
+ LEGAL DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR: Archer Daniels Midland Co.
+ Diversity: DePaul University
+ Outside-Counsel Management: Ingredion Inc.
+ Pro Bono: McDonald’s Corp.
+ Big Deals: Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., Zebra Technologies Corp.
Litigation Department Honorees
+ LITIGATION DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR: Winston & Strawn
+ Litigation Department of the Year Finalists: McDermott Will & Emery, Sidley Austin
+ Mass Torts/Products Liability: Jones Day
+ Intellectual Property: Kirkland & Ellis
+ White-Collar Defense: Latham & Watkins
+ Insurance: Reed Smith
+ Labor and Employment: Seyfarth Shaw
These legal and litigation department honoree areas are also areas of eDiscovery and digital forensics expertise for award series national underwriter Franklin Data.
In addition to this year’s event on September 9, 2015 in Chicago, IL, upcoming events also underwritten by Franklin Data and honoring legal and litigation departments include:
+ September 30, 2015 - Hartford, CT (Connecticut Law Tribune)
+ October 21, 2015 - Washington, D.C. (National Law Journal)
To learn more about ALM’s Legal & Litigation Department of the Year Series, visit Franklin Data Events.
About Franklin Data
Franklin Data provides advisory and technology services that assist corporations, law firms, and governments in the areas of electronic discovery and digital forensics. Founded in 2000 as one of the pioneer’s in data discovery and forensics, Franklin Data’s combination of technology and expertise is trusted by some of the world’s more recognized brands for digital dispute and investigation preparation and support.
To learn more about Franklin Data, visit FranklinData.com