Todd Underhill

Senior Advisor | Minneapolis

Industry Experience:

Todd ‘s extensive professional experience spans over 20 years in complex commercial litigation in both global law firms and in-house legal departments. Todd works collaboratively with clients to develop and manage complex data-mapping projects, oversee data migration, analytics, data and platform administration and backup restoration. He also specializes in IT vendor and software selection and implementation. Todd’s experiences and deep understanding of business processes foster cross-functional synergies between business, legal, and technology teams.

Some of Todd’s recent work experience includes:

  • Managing all phases of eDiscovery including data preservation, restoration, collection, processing, delivery, and remediation
  • Developing processes for the successful retirement of systems and attendant data while maintaining compliance with existing preservation obligations
  • Leading highly complex data-mapping and extraction projects involving structured and unstructured data for heavily litigated data sets subject to expert analysis across complicated data footprints
  • Revamping document review structures for better efficiency, effectiveness, and significant cost reductions for the client
  • Conducting records management and discovery readiness gap analyses while enabling the integration of over 1000 enterprise business systems
  • Assembling and managing IT, business, legal, and eDiscovery specialist teams as needed for each discovery project
  • Educating legal, IT, and business teams on eDiscovery best practices, processes, strategy, risks, and solutions
  • Overseeing vendor selection, bid management, contract negotiations
  • Developing legal hold processes and litigation readiness plans

Most recently before joining Redgrave LLP, Todd worked as Director of eDiscovery at GMAC RESCAP, managing diverse technology and business issues related to litigation readiness and legal risk, as well as navigating the discovery aspects of ordinary and bet-the-company litigation.

Organizational Involvement & Memberships:

Todd is a member of the Electronic Discovery Institute (EDI) and the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA).

Education:

Todd received his B.A. from Franklin & Marshall College.