[Podcast] HaystackID in the EDRM Illumination Zone: Andy Paredes, Vice President of Managed Review Operations

HaystackID is pleased to collaborate with the EDRM on their informative podcast, Illumination Zone. The sixteenth episode in HaystackID’s monthly contribution to the successful EDRM global podcast series features an entertaining and educational conversation with HaystackID’s Vice President of Managed Review, Andy Paredes, the EDRM’s CEO and Chief Legal Technologist, Mary Mack, and Chief Strategy Officer, Kaylee Walstad. In this HaystackID Illumination Zone podcast, Andy dives into his career journey from being a trademark attorney to the eDiscovery industry and why his favorite part of his job is demystifying the eDiscovery process for clients. Listen to this episode to learn actionable ways to ensure effective communication with clients and the most critical opportunity in front of our industry right now.

More About Andy Paredes

Andy Paredes joined HaystackID as Vice President of Managed Review Services in September 2023, affirming its standing as a foremost industry eDiscovery managed review authority. With over 20 years across law firms, corporate legal, and managed review providers, Paredes has invaluable experience and guides HaystackID and its clients through today’s challenging eDiscovery landscape. He most recently led review services for a top global provider. Paredes led that team from its inception, helping to turn a new company service offering into one of the world’s largest providers of managed document review.

Now at HaystackID, Paredes leads a world-class managed review operation powered by the company’s proprietary ReviewRight® platform. With over 4 million review hours completed, 150 million documents managed, and proven expertise across 107 industries, HaystackID has unrivaled capabilities powered by leading technology.

Over his career, Paredes has led hundreds of major document reviews across industries and case types. He’s honed strategies for optimizing workflows, strengthening quality control, streamlining staffing, and more.

Listen to this EDRM Illumination Zone podcast with HaystackID's Andy Paredes.

The podcast is available on your favorite listening app, including Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Play. The podcast is available on the EDRM website and is provided below for convenience.

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About the Electronic Discovery Reference Model

Empowering the global leaders of e-discovery, the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) creates practical global resources to improve e-discovery, privacy, security, and information governance. Since 2005, EDRM has delivered leadership, standards, tools, guides, and test datasets to strengthen best practices throughout the world. EDRM has an international presence in 136 countries, spanning six continents. EDRM provides an innovative support infrastructure for individuals, law firms, corporations, and government organizations seeking to improve the practice and provision of data and legal discovery with 19 active projects. Learn more at EDRM.net.

About HaystackID®

HaystackID solves complex data challenges related to legal, compliance, regulatory, and cyber events. Core offerings include Global Advisory, Data Discovery Intelligence, HaystackID Core® Platform, and AI-enhanced Global Managed Review powered by its proprietary platform, ReviewRight®. Repeatedly recognized as one of the world’s most trusted legal industry providers by prestigious publishers such as Chambers, Gartner, IDC, and Legaltech News, HaystackID implements innovative cyber discovery, enterprise solutions, and legal and compliance offerings to leading companies and legal practices around the world. HaystackID offers highly curated and customized offerings while prioritizing security, privacy, and integrity. For more information about how HaystackID can help solve unique legal enterprise needs, please visit HaystackID.com.

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