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Emily A. Dorner

Associate

Chicago
Direct: (312) 460-5917
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Emily Dorner is an associate in the eDiscovery and Information Governance practice group of Seyfarth Shaw LLP's Chicago office.  Ms. Dorner focuses her practice on information governance including eDiscovery litigation and records and information governance.  She counsels clients regarding electronic document preservation, production, review, and spoliation.  In addition, she frequently consults clients regarding records and information governance and provides advice regarding records management and legal retention requirements.

Ms. Dorner has experience conducting and managing document review, researching and writing records retention policies, and designing and implementing electronic discovery programs, including policies for preserving collecting, producing, and defensibly destroying electronically stored information (ESI).

Emily Dorner is an associate in the eDiscovery and Information Governance practice group of Seyfarth Shaw LLP's Chicago office.  Ms. Dorner focuses her practice on information governance including eDiscovery litigation and records and information governance.  She counsels clients regarding electronic document preservation, production, review, and spoliation.  In addition, she frequently consults clients regarding records and information governance and provides advice regarding records management and legal retention requirements.

Ms. Dorner has experience conducting and managing document review, researching and writing records retention policies, and designing and implementing electronic discovery programs, including policies for preserving collecting, producing, and defensibly destroying electronically stored information (ESI).

Education

  • J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology (2014)

  • B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University (2010)

Admissions

  • Illinois

Affiliations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Women in eDiscovery

Presentations

  • “Paralegal’s Guide to eDiscovery,” The Clear Law Institute Webinar, Chicago, IL (June 22, 2017)
  • “Document Retention and Destruction for HR Professionals,” The Clear Law Institute Webinar, Chicago, IL (April 26, 2017)
  • “Effectively Drafting and Managing Litigation Holds,” The Clear Law Institute Webinar, Chicago, IL (April 6, 2017)
  • “Closing a File: Communicating, Destructing, and Purging While Maintaining Confidentiality,” Lorman Education Services Webcast (January 25, 2017) 
  • “Save it, Shred it, Delete It? Employee Record Retention for HR,” C4CM Webinar (January 18, 2017)
  • “Paralegal’s Guide to Evidence: Gathering, Protecting, and Spoliation,” Lorman Education Services Webcast (August 24, 2016)
  • “Paralegal’s Guide to Evidence: Gathering, Protecting, and Spoliation,” Lorman  Education Services Webcast (February 18, 2016)
  • “eDiscovery Fundamentals,” Seyfarth Shaw CLE Seminar (February 3, 2016)