Ward and Smith, P.A. is pleased to announce that Vicki Spillane, the firm's E-Discovery and Litigation Support Manager, has been included on the short list for the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) Litigation Support Professional of the Year. The winner will be announced at ILTA’s 8th Annual Distinguished Peer Awards in August during the international conference in Las Vegas.
Spillane manages the firm's E-Discovery and Litigation Support team. She supports the firm's litigation efforts through leveraging the use of technology while following the guiding principles set forth by the Electronic Discovery Reference Model, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, and Ward and Smith standards. She is responsible for providing e-Discovery and litigation technology guidance and support to the legal team during all phases of the litigation process. Spillane also designs, implements, and manages the firm's e-Discovery review projects and firm-wide technical training initiatives. She is a Certified e-Discovery Specialist, a Trial Director Certified Trainer, a Microsoft Certified Trainer, and a certified Litigation Support Professional.