Join us on Friday, May 19 2017, for a presentation entitled A Paralegal Guide to Case Management - Effective Document Control and Organization. PLEASE NOTE, THIS MEETING IS ON FRIDAY, INSTEAD OF THURSDAY THIS MONTH.
Our very own Angie Brenizer is slated to present at an upcoming National Business Institute CLE, and WiE gets to hear her presentation - she’s using our May meeting as a practice run. Attend and hear the presentation, provide feedback, and support a fellow member in furthering her professional speaking debut!
She will cover the following topics:
A. Understanding the Merits of the Case
B. Reviewing, Abstracting and Indexing Documents
C. Organizing Electronic Information
D. Handling Large Volume Discovery Document Management
E. Using Technology in Document Control
1. Document Management/Case Management Software
2. When to Hire a Vendor
ANGIE BRENIZER has been a litigation paralegal at Belin McCormick, P.C., for the past 15 years. She works primarily in employment litigation and specializes in electronic discovery for all cases within the firm. Ms. Brenizer manages and prepares responsive documents in all forms for discovery, attends trials to assist with electronic presentation of exhibits through trial director, and manages the use of Concordance throughout the discovery process. She would estimate that 40% of her time is spent in some aspect of electronic discovery or document production. Ms. Brenizer routinely works with clients on preservation and collection. She also has several in-house tools to process, cull, and produce large amounts of electronic discovery for firm clients. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Brenizer worked for four years as a legal assistant at Phil Watson, P.C. She earned her certificate, becoming a certified ediscovery specialist in 2013. Ms. Brenizer is a meeting director for the Iowa Chapter of Women in Ediscovery, and a member of ACEDs and Iowa Legal Technology Association. She earned her associates degree, with an emphasis in legal administration, from AIB.
Lunch will be a bring your own brown-bag lunch.
In Des Moines:
Davis Brown Law Firm
215 10th Street, Suite 1300
In Cedar Rapids:
Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman,
115 Third Street S.E., Suite 1200
For those of you participating remotely, the web-ex login and conference line information is below:
Conference Dial-in Number: (641) 715-0861
Participant Access Code: 635621#