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ESI Laboratory, LLC
ESI Laboratory LLC Ranked as One of the Top eDiscovery Litigation Support Providers in the $5.49 Billion United States eDiscovery Market by Chambers & Partners
Co-CEO Michael Will Also Ranked as a Notable eDiscovery Practitioner
Miami, FL, July 11, 2023 – Chambers and Partners (“Chambers“), the world's leading legal rankings and insights intelligence company, has recognized ESI Laboratory, LLC (“ESILAB“) as one of the top eDiscovery Litigation Support Providers in the $5.49 Billion United States eDiscovery market in its 2023 Litigation Support Guide (the “Guide“).
The Guide is the product of hundreds of thorough interviews conducted by Chambers researchers with senior market figures (both practitioners and purchasers of litigation support services) worldwide. This research incorporates reference feedback, client satisfaction indices, reputation in the market, peer knowledge, and other discreet independent market sources resulting in the most thorough of assessments with only the best firms and individuals receiving a ranking. This year Chambers selected only 22 organizations for a ranking.
ESILAB shared the Band 2 ranking alongside such industry heavyweights as BDO USA LLP, Aon’s Stroz Friedberg, and KPMG. Only 3 organizations were ranked higher in Band 1.
Chambers stated ESILAB was known for its focus “on data-intensive matters” providing “support to global law firms, financial institutions, and expert witnesses.” Commenting on ESILAB’s strengths, a client explained that ESILAB “consistently meets every challenge we throw at them, no matter how obscure or difficult.” Another client said “ESILAB has been a thought leader in this space for over a decade, developing truly innovative solutions to the most highly complex problems” and that ESILAB “has been able to successfully apply advanced methods to real-world litigation and other situations, to great commercial effect.”
“ESILAB is delighted to be recognized as one of the leading eDiscovery providers in the United States by Chambers and Partners in its 2023 Litigation Support Guide,” states Mark Gross, Co-CEO of ESILAB. “This accolade is a testament to the skill, professionalism and dedication of our team. I thank our clients for their continued confidence in our capabilities and for taking the time to participate in the thorough Chambers due diligence process.”
Michael Will, ESILAB co-CEO, was also recognized in the Guide as a notable eDiscovery practitioner and is one of only 14 individuals in the US to be ranked by Chambers. “Michael Will is an experienced financial services lawyer and combines this expertise with extensive technological acumen to service clients in litigation,” states Chambers. “Will is integral in crafting relevant data sets and ultimately helping clients avert risk in proceedings.”
An ESILAB client described Michael Will as “a seasoned financial markets lawyer with international experience, who combines deep legal expertise with an outstanding talent for technology innovation and the ability to deliver highly effective practical outcomes for clients.” Another client said “Michael knows litigation and technology, exactly what is needed for the services he provides. His skill set is invaluable.”
“It’s a tremendous honor to be recognized as a leading eDiscovery professional by Chambers and Partners in their 2023 Litigation Support Guide,” states Michael Will. “I am delighted to be associated with the other 13 talented eDiscovery professionals recognized in the Guide.”
About ESI Laboratory, LLC
ESILAB is an ISO 27001 certified provider of advanced software and data solutions to international law firms, global systemically important financial institutions, government agencies, and Fortune 500 companies. Operating in both contentious and non-contentious environments, ESILAB specializes in extracting actionable insights from structured, semi-structured, and unstructured content that, for reasons of size, complexity and/or format, is challenging to access and interpret. Using tried and tested techniques (including the latest advancements in artificial intelligence) developed over thousands of engagements by a team of elite international lawyers and award winning technologists, ESILAB helps its clientele navigate complex operational, litigious and/or regulatory landscapes thereby facilitating the attainment of tactical and strategic objectives.