January 24, 2013

Cobra introduces new Technology Service

Top Legal Process Outsourcer offers complete eDiscovery Solutions

Cobra Legal Solutions LLC, a leading provider of legal support services, is proud to announce the launch of its new Technology Solutions Service. Designed to complement Cobra’s world-class Document Review Service, this suite of technology solutions will help corporate legal departments and law firms manage the entire range of eDiscovery and case management needs, from early case assessment and analytics, to processing, review and production, all with consistent and quality-driven oversight and execution.

“Cobra’s Technology Service exemplifies our ability to collaborate with law firms and corporate legal departments in order to support their legal strategies and enhance the services they provide to their clients,” says Candice Corby, Cobra’s CEO. “Our new vertical enables us to offer complete eDiscovery solutions to many of our clients, and local, secure hosting capabilities to others.”

Cobra’s Technology Solutions Service is organized around the innovative XERA® eDiscovery platform from iCONECT. Developed in HTML5 and powered by SQL®, XERA® integrates elegant design, intuitive functionality and processing power to support litigation review and production with greater efficiency and accuracy. Leveraging Cobra’s existing internal quality control processes, industry expertise, and talented project management, the Technology Solutions Service promises to further reduce the excessive costs and process inefficiencies associated with eDiscovery.

About Cobra Legal Solutions

Cobra’s goal has been to revolutionize the delivery of superior legal support services to practical and innovative companies and law firms. Utilizing ISO-certified processes, procedures and controls, the most stringent security measures, and the finest technology available, Cobra’s all-attorney review teams deliver impeccable legal support services at greatest value. US lawyers with US training and experience supervise the legal team and interface with clients and outside counsel to provide seamless and savvy customer service. Cobra’s services and work products are executed with a commitment to quality, accuracy, efficiency and value that is unsurpassed in the industry.

For further information about Cobra's Technology Solutions Service, please contact:

Laura Ewing-Pearle
Assistant Director – Client Services
Tel: (415) 595-8163

Legal Tech New York

Laura Ewing-Pearle and other members of the Cobra team will be introducing Cobra's Technology Solutions Service and demo-ing the XERA® platform at LegalTech New York, January 29th -31st. Please contact Ms. Ewing-Pearle for more information and to schedule a demo.

The Technology Solutions Management Team


Laura Ewing-Pearle

Cobra's Assistant Director - Client Services, is a veteran of all three sides of the eDiscovery triangle: law firm, corporate client, and vendor. Laura worked for Nixon Peabody, a Global 100 Firm, and Thelen Reid Brown Raysman & Stein, where she led eDiscovery efforts for a $200 million insurance case. Upon moving to Texas, Laura managed eDiscovery for Dell Inc.'s litigation team, which involved more than 2 TBs of data in the span of 2½ years. At Scarab Consulting, she was promoted to Director of Project Management before leaving to start her own consulting business. Laura was the Director of the Austin Chapter of Women in eDiscovery for two years and has presented seminars on “eDiscovery 101” and the role of the eDiscovery paralegal. She studied at Trinity University and graduated magna cum laude from San Francisco State University's ABA paralegal studies program.

Thandapani Ramachandran

Thandapani Ramachandran

Cobra's Assistant Director - IT Infrastructure, brings in-depth expertise to the implementation, analysis, optimization, troubleshooting, and documentation of Private Cloud Infrastructure, eDiscovery Hosting, Disaster Recovery, Network Monitoring and Information Security Management Systems. In addition to extensive hands-on technical knowledge, Thandapani is certified in Microsoft, Cisco and XERA®, iCONECT's eDiscovery hosting platform. Before joining Cobra, Thandapani spent more than 4 years as a project coordinator at RR Donnelley Global Business Process Outsourcing (India), including one year with the onsite team in New York. He holds a Bachelor’s in Electronics and Communications Engineering from the University of Madras.