Roetzel & Andress Chooses Relativity For In-House e-Discovery
One of the country's fastest-growing law firms purchases Relativity from D4, deploys e-discovery review platform enterprise-wide
kCura, developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, recently announced that Roetzel & Andress has purchased a license of Relativity through Premium Hosting Partner and Certified Reseller, D4.
Relativity is a fully featured, web-based e-discovery platform for review, analysis, and production. Users can create and automate custom review workflows, make use of a complete set of text analytics capabilities including computer-assisted review, and can build applications within the software to manage and search all types of case-related data and information. In addition, users gain access to a growing application ecosystem, which includes integrations and applications built by third-party developers and the advice@kCura team to extend Relativity's capabilities and allow case teams to do more with the software.
"We were looking for a solution that was flexible and easy to use," said Eric Stiles, Director of Practice Support at Roetzel. "Relativity made it simple for our case teams to load documents and start reviewing almost immediately."
Roetzel chose Relativity for the following advantages:
- Flexibility – Relativity's customizable and automated workflows meet the specific needs of Roetzel's case teams.
- Scalability – Relativity handles cases of all sizes.
- Ease of Use – It's easy to get started in Relativity, as attorneys can be trained and productive in the system in as little as 20 minutes.
"We are excited that Roetzel chose Relativity," said Andrew Sieja, president and CEO of kCura. "We look forward to working with them and D4 to help provide a great experience for their end users and clients."
"D4 is pleased to be working with the Roetzel team as they make the strategic decision to bring Relativity in-house. As a Relativity Premium Hosting Partner and Certified Reseller, our expertise in implementing Relativity will help Roetzel quickly take advantage of this state-of-the-art litigation support platform. Couple this with our exceptional project management and customer service teams, Roetzel now has the ability to handle the larger, high-profile cases involving intensive e-discovery in-house," said John Holland, CEO of D4.
Recognized as a "Leader" in Gartner's 2011 E-Discovery Magic Quadrant, kCura are the developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, a web-based platform for the review, analysis, and production of electronic data. Relativity has more than 50,000 active users worldwide from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice and 95 of the top 100 law firms in the United States. Relativity also powers Method, kCura's workflow and notification system for managing legal hold and risk assessment processes. kCura helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies meet e-discovery challenges by installing Relativity and Method on-premises and providing hosted, on-demand solutions through a global network of partners. kCura has been ranked the 42nd fastest-growing technology company in North America on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 and named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces by the Tribune. For more information, visit www.kcura.com.
About D4, LLC
D4 is the nationally-recognized leader in litigation support and eDiscovery services to law firms and corporate law departments. D4 is listed on Inc. Magazine's fifth annual Inc. 500|5000 list as one of the nation's fastest growing private companies.
Founded in 1997, D4 covers the full spectrum of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) and provides accurate, reliable, defensible data extraction on a wide range of ESI. D4 has been recognized as a Relativity "Best in Service" provider for the last 2 years in a row. kCura recognizes those Relativity partners that are providing the best experience and highest levels of support to their customers. With over 100 employees, D4 offers full-service locations in Rochester, Buffalo, Tampa, Lincoln, Omaha, New York City, Grand Rapids and San Francisco. In addition, D4 fields consultants and project managers from Los Angeles, Colorado, Rhode Island, Michigan, and Washington D.C. State-of-the-art data center operations in Rochester are complemented by electronic discovery and litigation support paper document services throughout the United States.
About Roetzel &Andress LLP
Founded in 1876, Roetzel is a law firm with 13 offices throughout Ohio, Florida, Illinois, New York and Washington, D.C. The firm has more than 200 attorneys who provide comprehensive, integrated legal counsel in more than 40 different areas of law, and practice both nationally and internationally. For more information, visit ralaw.com.