Mr. Jones oversees various aspects of technology at Tanenbaum Keale LLP in his role as Chief Technologist. He leads efforts to support TK’s computing environment and infrastructure, which involves a strategy of professionally protecting and processing client data in the cloud with highly skilled and respected leading–edge business partners in the technology space. Additionally, Mr. Jones helps lead and support various TK programs in the areas of security, compliance, business continuity and firm administration.
Mr. Jones also serves as Chief Operating Officer of TK–owned SaaS company Xerdict Group LLC. Xerdict Group LLC is a software company that provides a wide variety of internet–based technologies to TK clients, including case management systems, discovery applications and document repositories. At Xerdict Group LLC, he directs application development, database analysis and network operations to construct and operate powerful, customizable systems that support he litigation case management, e–discovery and related business needs of internal and external clients. As a wholly owned software company, Xerdict Group LLC is able to leverage its Oracle–based technology and source code to provide clients with exceptional systems at highly competitive costs.
Prior to his work with law firms, Mr. Jones served as a Director of Technology at Bristol–Myers Squibb Company, leading an Applications Development organization. In that capacity,he supported a wide variety of legal functions within the $20 billion company for legal departments including litigation, intellectual property, internal investigations, compensation/stock options and other legal functions.
Mr. Jones has developed innovative solutions, both in a law firm and corporate legal environment for over 20 years.
Increasingly, law firms face the challenge of developing a comprehensive game plan to defend against the myriad of cyber threats ever-present in todays world. Attorneys themselves, pursuant to ABA Model Rule 1.1, are called upon to act reasonably and...