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Short Message Data Part 2: We’re Not In Document Land Any More Toto!

May 19, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join the ACEDS DC Chapter for a panel discussion

Join the ACEDS DC Chapter and esteemed panelists Martha Louks of McDermott Will & Emery, Mark Anderson of CDS and Scott Kohlhoff of Relativity for part 2 of this 2 part series that continues to follow the yellow brick road and engages the audience in a riveting discussing regarding reviewing and producing short message data.


Martha Louks focuses on implementing high-value, efficiency-driven solutions that improve the delivery of legal services for clients. She has extensive experience designing strategic and creative solutions using artificial intelligence (AI) and other advanced technologies to achieve results for our clients.

Martha has advised on many high-profile, high-stakes matters where defensible processes and accurate results were critical to the case. Her experience spans FCPA matters, global cartel investigations, complex commercial litigation, criminal matters, and internal investigations. She collaborates with legal teams to develop technology and workflow approaches that align with case strategy while increasing efficiency.

Martha is highly skilled in using AI to solve big data challenges and identify important information for the case quickly and accurately. She emphasizes the thoughtful use of technology to enable attorneys to focus their time on high-level analysis instead of unnecessary document review.

As Director of Technology Services, Martha focuses on designing solutions that combine market-leading products, effective processes, and experienced people to drive results for clients. She also oversees a team of experienced technology professionals and manages operations for McDermott Discovery.

Martha is a Certified Relativity Master, having four concurrent certifications: Relativity Certified Administrator, Relativity Analytics Specialist, Relativity Project Management Specialist, and Relativity Processing Specialist.

Scott Kohlhoff is a Product Manager at Relativity who drives the development of Relativity Short Message Format (“RSMF”), which is a solution for customers to standardize and review chat data for any chat application. One of Scott’s initiatives is understanding how the nature of ESI is changing and how Relativity can be a leader in this evolving landscape. This involves working with personas across the EDRM and all segments that Relativity serves

Mark Anderson is the Director of UK Operations at Complete Discovery Source and steers the development of the CDS Convert, CDS’ suite of RSMF conversion tools. Mark is a Relativity Master, and encase Certified examiner, who works with CDS’ corporate and law firm clients, consulting through all areas of the EDRM. This includes data collection methodologies, Relativity review workflows and the use of analytics and predictive coding technologies