What is a Litigation Support Expert?
Litigation support experts are called often to provide assistance to legal professionals in terms of managing large scale litigation. It’s their job as well to design and to implement databases for indexing, coordinating, managing, sorting as well as abstracting big volumes of data produced in litigation support particularly in preparation for trial. Apart from that, it is them who are also assigned to develop data management services, provide assistance with technology in the courtroom, offer user support, coordinate with the technology vendors and also, train both on proprietary and off-the-shelf software.
Some professionals who work in litigation supports are mostly IT hybrids/paralegal who performs the traditional paralegal tasks while also doing their IT roles.
And for those who wish to become a litigation support expert, the following are some factors to be met.
Educational requirements – people who are in this industry usually have …