Board of Directors
Richard has a decade of full life cycle eDiscovery experience comprised of consulting, litigation support, best practices, and account management. He has worked for Innovative Development, a business process professional services company. His sales and marketing background has provided clients exceptional customized solutions based on highly specific requirements utilizing various tools. In addition to being appointed to the ACEDS Philadelphia Board, Richard is a recent past Director of the ACEDS DC Chapter along with serving currently as a Director of ARMA Liberty Bell Chapter in Philadelphia.
Mimi has over 16 years of eDiscovery counseling and litigation management experience, including client representation at two AmLaw 200 law firms, a Fortune 500 company, couple service providers. She has providing strategic design and implementation counseling support through all stages of the EDRM. She is committed to utilizing analytics, machine learning and appropriate leading-edge technologies in partnering with company counsel, IT and business stakeholders, as well as trial case teams in proportionately satisfying discovery obligations and effectively utilizing case data in dispute resolution. She is a certified Relativity Master, and licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New York.
Public Relations & Marketing Director
Megan is a seasoned eDiscovery project manager with extensive experience managing large-scale electronic data discovery projects. She is skilled at developing and overseeing the complete project life cycle – from extraction through processing, hosting, review, and production. With a background in information systems management and a deep knowledge of eDiscovery technologies, Megan is equipped to effectively assist clients with creating custom eDiscovery project plans that are both efficient and risk-averse. She also supports client teams in defining production specifications, creating defensible workflows, setting project timelines, and implementing quality control mechanisms.
Michael Reeve, CEDS
As Archer’s Litigation Technology Manager, Michael regularly consults with the firm’s attorneys and their clients on technical and strategic issues regarding electronic discovery. Michael works with the firm’s litigators on a wide range of cases, including complex environmental litigation, complex commercial disputes, intellectual property matters, personal injury matters, and employment discrimination cases. Michael is responsible for the firmwide coordination and promotion of litigation technology, the identification and evaluation of new litigation technology products and services, as well as the management of the firm’s litigation practice support staff.
Christopher Orrin, CEDS
Director at Large
Chris is eDiscovery Counsel at Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg. He focuses his practice on e-Discovery technology and services litigation. He works with clients in all phases of electronic discovery, including data preservation, collection, search term processes, data culling and processing, document review, and production. Chris has experience managing document reviews, preparing privilege and redaction logs, negotiating ESI protocols, and working with outside vendors to meet clients’ e-Discovery needs. Chris passed the Certified eDiscovery Specialist Exam in December 2021. When not thinking about eDiscovery, he enjoys golfing and running.
Director at Large
Vivian Funchion is a Practice Support Project Manager for Duane Morris LLP. She has been in the legal profession for over 30 years and started her career as a litigation paralegal with Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP.