Learn the nuts and bolts of modern eDiscovery, from collecting your data to setting up your document review platform.
Certificate of Completion
Understand eDiscovery in just 5 weeks
If you're a litigator these days, eDiscovery is everywhere. From ESI agreements to finding the right document review platform—all modern litigators should understand some eDiscovery basics. Even if you're a senior attorney, understanding how eDiscovery works can set your team up for success—and save your client a lot of headaches.
Learn some eDiscovery fundamentals
Learn the ins-and-outs of eDiscovery. This includes: ESI and document review protocols; what to do when starting a matter with eDiscovery; collecting and preserving data.
Using document review platforms
Get up to speed on how to set up a document review platform, creating tags, reviewing documents, and preparing data for production.
Get the eDiscovery skills employers want and need
Legal employers these days want attorneys and legal professionals who can hit the ground running. This course will help you stand out from the crowd by teaching you how to plan and manage eDiscovery from day one.
Discover everything you'll learn
Get up to speed on the fundamentals of eDiscovery. From first steps to basic concepts to managing a document review—this deep dive covers it all.
Get acquainted with basic eDiscovery concepts like ESI, data collection, common eDiscovery disputes, and more.
Taking your first steps
Discover what to do when you start a matter that involves eDiscovery. Plus, tips for how to handle your client's own data.
Getting set up
Learn about document review platforms, how to set up tagging, and batching documents for review.
Reviewing and using data
It's time to start reviewing! Understand review basics like tagging, organizing, and redacting.
Tying it all together
Use our interactive walkthrough to make sure you understand the key steps in the document review process.
Get your certificate
Once you complete all the lessons, don't forget to download your eDiscovery Certificate of Completion!
eDiscovery made easy
It's time to level up your legal skills.
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Write.law’s core goal is to help attorneys see real results in their skills training. We spent years studying and compiling science-backed and effective legal writing, practice, and technology skills used by the world's best lawyers. Then we built workshops and interactive courses using the latest educational science so that lawyers can learn new skills step-by-step.
Our training is headed by Professor Joe Regalia and our legal skills team. Professor Regalia graduated first in his class at the University of Michigan Law School, clerked for federal trial and appellate courts, practiced at AmLaw 100 firms, and is a member of the faculty at the William S. Boyd School of Law—the number one ranked law school for legal writing skills and research. Joe regularly leads training for leading firms and organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, the Department of Justice, and U.S. Courts of Appeals.
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Why eDiscovery really matters
These days, eDiscovery is common in litigation, but many lawyers and legal professionals know nothing about it when they start practicing. If you work on litigation, you should be able to:
Prepare or review ESI agreements and document review protocols
Set up a document review platform
Understand basic data collection and preservation techniques
And in truth, there's a lot more to learn too. The good news is this course will equip you with the skills you and your team need to understand eDiscovery.
With a little familiarity and practice, you'll be an eDiscovery guru in no time.
Frequently asked questions
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Write.law members get access to all our Skill Paths, Deep Dive courses, and up to 12 live workshops each year. You also get instant access to any new content we release while you're a member. Plus, becoming a member unlocks the most comprehensive legal skills training in the world. Who wouldn't want that?
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