JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (July 24, 2017) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce that Jacksonville Managing Shareholder Bill Adams is among a select maiden group of e-discovery professionals to pass the rigorous e-discovery specialist certification examination.
Adams is a co-founder and managing shareholder of Gunster’s Jacksonville office, and additionally leads the firm’s e-discovery practice. Discovery is one of the most expensive and intrusive aspects of litigation. As a result, Adams and the e-discovery team use the latest tools and techniques to strive to minimize the negative impacts of discovery, and maximize the effectiveness of the client’s legal spend.
The certified e-discovery specialist credential is earned by individuals who pass a four-hour examination that provides a tough and objective measure of mastery of the challenging field of e-discovery. The certification program is administered by the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS), the premier membership organization of professionals in the field worldwide.
Adams serves on the Justice for Girls Leadership Council of the Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center and was recently appointed chair of the Practicing with Professionalism section of the Jacksonville Bar Association.
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Gunster, Florida’s law firm for business, provides full-service legal counsel to leading organizations and individuals from its 13 offices statewide. Established in 1925, the firm has expanded, diversified and evolved, but always with a singular focus: Florida and its clients’ stake in it. A magnet for business-savvy attorneys who embrace collaboration for the greatest advantage of clients, Gunster’s growth has not been at the expense of personalized service but because of it. The firm serves clients from its offices in Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Palm Beach, Stuart, Tallahassee, Tampa, The Florida Keys, Vero Beach, Winter Park, and its headquarters in West Palm Beach. With more than 190 attorneys and 200 committed support staff, Gunster is ranked among the National Law Journal’s list of the 500 largest law firms and has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Diverse Law Firms by Law360. More information about its practice areas, offices and insider’s view newsletters is available at www.gunster.com.