Carlos Arenas, CEDS
Director of E-Discovery Services
Mr. Arenas has managed both small- and large-scale projects involving data preservation, collection, culling, and document review for clients at AmLaw 50 law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and global e-discovery service providers.
Mr. Arenas has overseen the preservation and collection of data from email servers, desktops and laptops, file servers, content management systems, instant-messaging systems, mobile phones, and tablets for hundreds of custodians in locations across the globe. Mr. Arenas has managed the culling of terabytes of data, and devised and managed workflows to process, review, and produce documents for hundreds of projects.
Mr. Arenas has vast experience in managing data collection and document review across a wide range of e-discovery projects. Some of these projects include managing the collection, processing, and review of 20+ TB from 100+ custodians across three continents, and the production of tens of millions of documents, as part of an investigation by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice; devising and implementing a protocol to filter and review personally identifiable information (PII) contained in collected data in compliance with Swiss data privacy laws as part of pharmaceutical patent-infringement litigation in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey ; managing the collection, processing, and review of 10+ TB of data from 500+ custodians — including the review of more than 100,000 video files from social-media sites — as part of intellectual-property litigation in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Mr. Arenas is a Certified E-Discovery Specialist (CEDS) recognized by the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists. He graduated cum laude from Columbia University.