As JND’s Vice President of eDiscovery and analytics, Ben Sexton serves as an advisor to law firms on both sides of the aisle, Fortune 500 Companies and government agencies in deploying the proper policy, process and technology to meet discovery goals and reduce risk. He is responsible for all aspects of JND’s eDiscovery operations in Minneapolis as well as strategic planning and client acquisition.
With over 10 years of experience working alongside both service providers and law firms, Ben is deeply knowledgeable about the technology and legal goals and constraints faced by JND’s clients.
Ben is a leading voice on legal technology and big data, and an active speaker on technology assisted review (TAR) related topics at various industry events including CLE’s and Relativity Fest. He has consulted on more than 200 cases in the past 10 years and is often requested to consult prominent law schools on eDiscovery best practices.
Ben also led the development of JND’s propriety application “LayerCake”, an analytics software designed to accelerate digital investigations by predictively ranking evidence across large corpuses of data.
Prior to joining JND, Ben held project management positions at a large legal consulting company and a national defense firm. Ben received his B.S. degree in Mathematics and Economics from University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. He is an advisory board member for RelativityOne, Certified Forensic Examiner and Relativity Certified Administrator.