Jared Coseglia, Founder and CEO of TRU Staffing Partners and agent to thousands of e-discovery and cybersecurity professionals; Mary Mack, ACEDS Executive Director and holder of many certifications/degrees from JD, CEDS, CISSP, CAIM and more; and Kaylee Walstad ACEDS Director of Strategic partnerships and a CEDS will be answering your burning questions about careers, the state of the industry, compensation metrics, trends and patterns in hiring practices, how to interview or prepare the right resume, and much more. TRU and ACEDS wants to give you, the community¸ every opportunity and access to Coseglia’s unique perspective on the e-discovery and cybersecurity industries and how to get ahead or attract the best talent in the years to come. This will be an interactive discussion where ACEDS members can discuss anonymously how they want to grow in their e-discovery careers – whether they are working toward management level roles or just getting started in the legal industry. Questions will be taken prior to the event. Please submit your burning questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and register here for the virtual event!
Jared Coseglia | Founder & CEO | TRU Staffing Partners
Jared Michael Coseglia is the founder and CEO of TRU Staffing Partners. With more than twelve years of experience representing talent in e-discovery, litigation support, cybersecurity, and broadly throughout legal technology staffing, he has successfully placed over 1800 professionals in full-time and temporary positions at the AmLaw 200, Fortune 1000, and within the consultancy and service provider community. Coseglia is an active speaker and published author on trends in the legal technology job market.
Mary Mack | Executive Director | ACEDS
Mary is known for her skills in relationship and community building as well as for the depth of her e-discovery knowledge. Frequently sought out by media for comment on industry issues, she has spoken at venues including Gartner Symposium, the American Bar Association International Law Committee, the Association of Corporate Counsel annual conference, and others. Mary is the author of A Process of Illumination: The Practical Guide to Electronic Discovery, considered by many to be the first popular book on e-discovery. She is the co-editor of the Thomson Reuters West treatise, eDiscovery for Corporate Counsel. Prior to joining ACEDS, Mary most recently served in a leadership role for ZyLab, a global provider of e-discovery and intelligent information governance software. Before that, she was with Fios, Inc. a provider of e-discovery services to Fortune 1,000 corporations and major law firms. A member of the Illinois State Bar, Mary received her bachelor’s degree from Le Moyne College and her law degree from Northwestern University School of Law.
Kaylee Walstad | Director of Strategic Partnerships | ACEDS
Kaylee Walstad is the Director of Strategic Partnerships at ACEDS. In her role, Walstad works closely with affiliates, corporate and government entities, and law firms to educate and validate the expertise of their eDiscovery teams. She is also a part of ACEDS chapter team supporting their current chapters and assisting in the formation strategy of new chapters as well.
Walstad has a broad background of eDiscovery experience and skill that uniquely positions her to provide insight into the challenges faced by the end-users of eDiscovery services and technology and the organizations serving them. She has extensive expertise in developing cross organizational discovery strategies for large litigation and investigations. Additionally, she is the Central Region Director for Women in eDiscovery and has been a Board of Directors’ member since 2012, a Masters Conference board member and a member of Women in Homeland Security.