Founding Partner Justin Cooper brings his AmLaw 100 background and 20+ years of electronic discovery and data management expertise to NorthStar.
As the former Coordinator of Legal Systems for one of the world’s largest full service international law firms, Justin is a database management and multimedia trial presentation expert and Certified eDiscovery Expert.
Justin regularly consults with clients on a myriad of electronic discovery issues including negotiation of scope and ESI Protocols, developing search criteria and preparation for 30(b)(6) depositions.
Additionally he assists with drafting and responding to document requests, preparation for and attendance at meet-and-confer conferences, developing document preservation and collection strategies, and creation and management of document repositories.
“Working with an experienced e-discovery consultant to help you understand what data exists and where it resides is imperative in effectively prosecuting or defending your case,” says Justin.
In addition to consulting with clients, Justin oversees the day-to-day operations of NorthStar’s database management and electronic discovery groups.
Founding Partner Todd Goldberg oversees the deposition and trial services of NorthStar. With over 20 years of experience in both court reporting and litigation support, Todd is personally committed to each case he works on, “I see myself as a partner in your case, a part of the trial team, fully immersed and focused from the moment of engagement.”
Todd has consulted with law firms and legal departments throughout the United States and Europe. He’s worked on more than 200 trials, arbitrations and mediations in high-profile civil and criminal cases across the country.
Todd attributes NorthStar’s success to the depth of their involvement, “NorthStar is thriving because of our personal touch. When a client hires us, they can count on the consistency of having the same consulting team throughout the litigation process. We are involved in every aspect, every detail of your case. “
“It is NorthStar’s level of understanding and commitment to our clients and our cases which makes us advisors rather than simply order-takers.”
Todd is a frequent speaker on trial technology including continuing legal education seminars.