Jeremy’s practice focuses on discovery and information governance. As part of Shook’s Data and Discovery Strategies group, Jeremy advises clients on best practices for preservation, collection, processing, review and production as part of the discovery process. He has experience in preparing and negotiating protective orders and production protocols, as well as opposing “discovery on discovery” efforts. Jeremy also has experience litigating a wide variety of discovery disputes.

In his representation of pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, Jeremy manages various aspects of litigation from initial discovery through judgment, appeals and resolution. He has experience defending lawsuits in multidistrict litigation as well as individual cases pending in state and federal courts across the country.

Jeremy is actively involved in the eDiscovery legal community and dedicates a portion of his time to tracking relevant market and technology trends to better serve his clients. He is the author of the Practical Law resource Document Retention Policy: US Checklist. Jeremy is also a member of The Sedona Conference Working Group on Electronic Document Retention and Production.

Presentations

The Sedona Conference Working Group 1 Town Hall on Discovery Sanctions, The Sedona Conference (June 3, 2021) (dialogue leader).

2020 Hindsight: A Look Back at This Year’s Most Interesting Discovery Case Law, EDI Leadership Summit (October 15, 2020) (with Jacob Ancona, Brian Corbin and Dawson Horn) (moderator).  

Form of Production: The Law & Practical Guidance, Shook DDS Legal Issues Meeting, Kansas City, Missouri (July 7, 2020) (presenter).

Effective Legal Writing, Shook DDS Legal Issues Meeting, Kansas City, Missouri (April 29, 2020) (presenter). 

Is David Now the Goliath? Novel Requesting Party Strategies & How to Respond, EDI Leadership Summit, Lake Tahoe, Nevada (October 17, 2019) (with Mark Burns, Jessica Escalera, Veronica Gromada and Tracey Vinson) (moderator).

The "Crypto" Minefield: Be Careful Where You Step When Navigating the "Digital Assets" Regulatory Landscape, GICLI Annual Meeting, Lake Tahoe, Nevada (October 15, 2019) (with Lilah Blackstone, Marc Stone and Haimera Workie) (moderator). 

Inside Algorithms: Who's Responsible, Is it Fair, How Do You Know? EDI Summer Meeting, Columbus, Ohio (June 6, 2019) (with Eric Lieber and Gina Taranto) (panelist). 

Nuts & Bolts of Discovery, Shook New Lawyer Survival Skills, Kansas City, Missouri (February 13, 2019) (with Russell Shankland and Jason Ward) (co-presenter).  

Extracting ESI From Requesting Parties & Associated Ethical Obligations, EDI Leadership Summit, Fort Lauderdale, Florida (October 11, 2018) (with Emily Collins, Daniel Kulakofsky, Jessica Morse and Jenya Moshkovich) (moderator). 

Predictive Coding: Losing the Spin; Finding Practical Uses, Shook PMDLD CLE, Kansas City, Missouri (January 16, 2013) (presenter).

eDiscovery: Document Preservation & Review, Shook PMDLD Attorney Summit CLE, Kansas City, Missouri (October 25, 2012) (presenter).

Forever Home, Shook Family Court 101 CLE, Kansas City, Missouri (December 7, 2011) (with Guled Adam and Rob McCully) (panelist).

Publications

5 Tips for Protecting Legal Privilege During Global Litigation, ACC Docket (2020) (with Laura Kibbe, Patrick Oot and Amy Sellars) (co-author).

Spoliation: Edition 4.0, The Electronic Discovery Institute (2020) (steering committee and editorial board member).

Spoliation: Edition 3.0, The Electronic Discovery Institute (2019) (steering committee and editorial board member).

Spoliation: Edition 2.0, The Electronic Discovery Institute (2016) (steering committee and editorial board member).

Spoliation, The Electronic Discovery Institute (2015) (steering committee and editorial board member).

Professional Human Service Occupation Biases Represented in General Psychology Textbooks, 36 Journal of Instructional Psychology 194 (2009) (with Michael Firmin and Erica Johnson) (co-author).

Federal Appellate Practice and Procedure in a Nutshell, Thomson West (2008) (research assistant).

Winning Jury Trials: Trial Tactics and Sponsorship Strategies, National Institute for Trial Advocacy (3rd ed., 2007) (research assistant).

Class Actions and Other Multi-Party Litigation in a Nutshell, Thomson West (3rd ed., 2007) (research assistant).

Class Actions and Other Multi-Party Litigation: Cases and Materials, Thomson West (2nd ed., 2006) (research assistant).