Jan. 18, 2018 – Miami – The Association of Certified eDiscovery Specialists (ACEDS), a BARBRI Professional Association, is pleased to announce that LexInsight is the association’s newest “Gold Level” affiliate member. This status allows LexInsight to leverage the full breadth of ACEDS education, training, and professional development resources to enhance the overall electronic discovery skills and capabilities of its employees.
Among the ACEDS opportunities LexInsight and other ACEDS members access are leading-edge job tools, networking forums and opportunities, a best-practice-oriented community of professionals, and the exclusive preparation and exam for the career-enhancing CEDS™ professional certification.
LexInsight is an on-demand marketplace that matches contract attorneys with law firms and corporations that need eDiscovery document review projects done fast and at the highest quality. Hiring firms and companies gain instant access to a qualified pool of contract attorneys at a lower cost than traditional recruiting channels. For eDiscovery professionals, the platform provides a qualified job forum that connects them to projects in real time.
“LexInsight’s support for certification speaks volumes about its commitment to their client and reviewer success,” said Mary Mack, executive director of ACEDS. “ACEDS is thrilled to support this innovation in our community.”
“We are excited to be working with ACEDS to reinvent the legal staffing industry,” said Abhi Verma, founder and chief executive of LexInsight. “This partnership would enable our fast-growing reviewer community to take advantage of the eDiscovery industry’s leading certification to showcase their skills to prospective employers on LexInsight.”
The ACEDS Professional Association, part of leading legal education provider BARBRI, is a membership association committed to promoting and verifying eDiscovery skills and competence through training, education, and certification to organizations and individuals. The association’s goal is to help professionals and organizations reduce the costs and risks associated with eDiscovery, and realize the advantages of performing it effectively. ACEDS awards the Certified eDiscovery Specialist (CEDS) credential, which is held by practitioners at Am Law 200 firms, government agencies, including the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Justice Department, and some of the largest corporations in the world.
LexInsight is a specialized marketplace that has been built from the ground up keeping the needs of eDiscovery document review professionals in mind. The all-in-one technology platform automates the hiring process for document review projects, reduces overhead costs and brings transparency to a previously opaque pricing model. Launched in 2016, LexInsight has grown to over 10,000 legal professionals across all major U.S. cities. Whether you are a law student evaluating career opportunities or a young professional looking to advance your legal career, LexInsight offers a transparent platform to connect you directly with employers (law firms and in-house legal departments).