LaineAlee O'Mara

She | Her | Hers

Discovery Attorney

New York
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Overview

LaineAlee O’Mara's established e-discovery practice is defined by leadership strength, foreign language skills and a gift for nuanced analysis that makes the self-described "statistical geek" an asset to clients. Her reputation as a strategic problem solver and successful leader is well-earned: LaineAlee has remote-managed teams of 20 to 90 attorneys -- some of them in French -- with team members and clients in different cities and time zones, while guiding them through multiple review phases of complex matters on short time schedules. From ensuring substantive, logical and privilege accuracy, to weighing in on project duration, workflow and team structure, LaineAlee's disciplined approach provides clients with wise counsel and comprehensive solutions.

LaineAlee's well-rounded background also includes assisting businesses with litigation and corporate matters by performing quantitative and data analysis, as well as drafting documents and advising negotiations. 

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  • Remotely managed multiple French fluent teams located in other cities. Trained French team on changing procedures for data capture of personal information, including mass data entry of complex Excel documents.
  • Relied on French reading skills and comprehension for an internal investigation, multiple antitrust matters, a construction litigation case and data integrity cases. Performed claw back review and thread analysis of French documents in antitrust matter.
  • Created subject matter, logical and random sample searches, dashboard metrics and statistical summaries to assess and target areas needing further review to ensure substantive, logical and privilege accuracy.
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Experience

  • Remotely managed multiple French fluent teams located in other cities. Trained French team on changing procedures for data capture of personal information, including mass data entry of complex Excel documents.
  • Relied on French reading skills and comprehension for an internal investigation, multiple antitrust matters, a construction litigation case and data integrity cases. Performed claw back review and thread analysis of French documents in antitrust matter.
  • Created subject matter, logical and random sample searches, dashboard metrics and statistical summaries to assess and target areas needing further review to ensure substantive, logical and privilege accuracy.
  • Enlisted German reading skills and comprehension to analyze documents in a pharmaceutical merger dispute, a patent dispute and a RMBS litigation.
  • Advised clients and vendors on data management best practices, including tagging layout, use of event handlers and permissions required for reviewers, quality control teams and project managers.
  • Analyzed documents and communications for relevance and privilege in complex litigation matters, including antitrust, securities, pharmaceutical, patent and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act cases.

Recognitions and Memberships

Admissions

  • New York

Education

  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • B.S., Finance and Quantitative Methods, Babson College

Languages

  • French
  • German