FOUNDER AND CEO
As CEO of ProSearch, Julia defines the company’s vision and long-term strategy. As a company founder, she was actively involved in solution engineering and client services, establishing the technologies and service delivery models at the foundation of the company’s offerings. Julia remains involved in the continued creation and evolution of solutions that keep ProSearch on the forefront of discovery. Prior to starting ProSearch in 2005, Julia was COO of the legal and compliance support service provider BMC Group, before which she spent nearly a decade in various roles at Ernst & Young.
At ProSearch we believe in delivering WOW on every engagement, and this starts with our people. Our team is made up of highly skilled technologists, analysts, attorneys, linguists, and data scientists who are constantly expanding the realm of the possible.
FOUNDER AND CEO
Trevor directed and led solutions engineering at ProSearch. His solutions were developed through high-level client partnerships that resulted in a deep understanding of client requirements, specifically those of in-house counsel. Trevor’s demonstrative approach provided our clients with a clear understanding of how our people, processes, and technology combine to deliver measurable value to the discovery process. Today Trevor continues as a shareholder in the company but is not active in the day-to-day operations. Prior to starting ProSearch, Trevor was CTO of BMC Group, a legal and compliance support service provider. At BMC, he designed and implemented the technology infrastructure to support a rapidly growing technology focused organization. Trevor also led client service teams to develop innovative technology solutions to collect, recover, and normalize data from enterprise and proprietary client platforms to support bankruptcy data processes.
DIRECTOR OF CLIENT SERVICES
Matt heads up client services at ProSearch. With an indelible passion for data and a deep understanding of technology, Matt drives process innovation and technology solutions across our services teams. As a member of the executive team, Matt is integral in guiding business design and forward-looking strategy at ProSearch. Previously Matt led our Advanced Review Services team, where he worked with the team to implement a design-thinking approach around our search and analytics technologies. The resulting solutions continue to deliver powerful discovery outcomes for our corporate legal clients. Prior to joining ProSearch, Matt was a member of the Qualcomm Discovery Management Organization, implementing project management best practices and business analytics. Matt received his B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Minnesota and his M.B.A. from the University of California, San Diego.
DIRECTOR OF ESI OPERATIONS
Scott Bailey oversees ESI operations at ProSearch, a group that is responsible for data integrity, data remediation, and solving complex migration issues. Scott began his career more than 20 years ago as a consultant for Arthur Andersen, and subsequently held ESI Director positions at Encore, Catalyst, and Epiq Systems. Scott’s extensive experience and creativity, coupled with ProSearch’s passion for innovation, have combined to create some of the most effective and useful industry-leading leading technologies and processes. Scott holds a BS in Information Systems from the University of Phoenix.
DIRECTOR, APPLIED SCIENCES / ACCELERATED LEARNING SOLUTIONS
Dr. Taranto leads research and innovation of accelerated learning solutions by directing multidisciplinary teams of technologists, subject matter experts, and data scientists to train the technologies that replicate human decisions. She has been developing teams and solutions in eDiscovery for 14 years, with experience in the design and implementation of search and automated document review solutions for clients in the financial services, technology, and pharmaceutical industries. Gina’s application expertise includes IBM’s Watson Explorer, Equivio Relevance, Relativity, and dtSearch. In addition to building ProSearch’s Linguistics, Analytics, and Data Science group, she has led the development of internal programs for happiness, feedback, training, and supporting communities of practice. She is a published author in the fields of linguistics and information retrieval. Previously, Dr. Taranto was a lead linguist and adviser to client engagements at H5, and a research linguist at both A-Life Medical, Inc. and Northrop Grumman Information Systems. She received her B.A. from Kresge College at the University of California, Santa Cruz, with honors, and her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California, San Diego.
DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING
Brian Meegan has 17 years of executive management experience in the legal services industry. Recognized as a thought leader and experienced executive in the field of eDiscovery, Brian has been instrumental in designing cutting edge solutions for law firms and corporations seeking innovative cost modeling and excellence in evidentiary delivery. Brian recently joined ProSearch after holding business development positions at Kroll Ontrack and Advanced Discovery. Brian’s passion for sales leadership and technology-driven marketing strategies will serve him well as he leads the charge in elevating awareness and developing market share for ProSearch.