Palo Alto, CA – November 12, 2009 – TERISannounced today that leading Computer Forensic expert Jack Grimes joined the firm as its new Director of Computer Forensics. Grimes has been involved in the technology and eDiscovery industry for 10 years, during which time he managed the information technology team for one of the legal technology industry’s leading consulting teams and gained a reputation for his forensic software and technology expertise.
“Jack’s experience and expertise are important additions to our Computer Forensics team in Silicon Valley and TERIS California,” said Kevin Brooks, TERIS Silicon Valley General Manager and Partner. “He brings unique experience to our company and clients, including recently leading the collections process for one of Silicon Valley’s most visible technology companies. Jack has an outstanding reputation in the industry and his leadership will be critical as we continue to build this side of our business.”
Grimes joins TERIS from Celerity Consulting, where he served as Information Technology Manager, overseeing the team of network, system, database, programming, and forensic engineers. At TERIS, Grimes will be responsible for training and developing the ESI collection team, managing large scale computer forensic and electronic discovery engagements, conducting forensic analysis of computer media and creating affidavits and expert analysis reports, among other responsibilities.
Grimes received his BSC from Santa Clara University and his MBA from the University of San Francisco.
Founded in 1996, TERIS provides legal support services and sophisticated eDiscovery solutions to corporate legal teams and law firms across the U.S. and internationally. TERIS’ staff of over 300 was named one of the top 20 eDiscovery service providers by industry researcher Socha-Gelbmann in 2008. The company operates a free job board for the legal profession at www.discoverlegaljobs.com and has offices in Seattle, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, San Diego, Phoenix, Austin, Dallas and Chicago. To learn more about TERIS, visit www.TERIS.com or follow the company on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/DiscoverTERIS.
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