Jay Carle is a litigation partner in the Chicago office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP and Deputy Chair of Seyfarth’s eDiscovery and Information Governance practice group. Jay has a national practice specializing in complex eDiscovery litigation and counseling clients on eDiscovery preparedness and process, data retention, and other information governance issues. Jay has a passion for technology and is committed to providing clients with innovative, leading-edge solutions. In eDiscovery litigation, Mr. Carle combines technical expertise and litigation experience to craft creative, defensible, and efficient strategies for the preservation, collection, review, and production of electronically stored information and employs litigation tactics to control the scope of discovery and implement cost-shifting and cost-reduction strategies. As an active litigator, he is regularly called upon to handle eDiscovery hearings, prepare experts, manage forensic investigations, and take and defend depositions on eDiscovery issues.