Amanda Jones is an Associate Director in the Professional Services Group. She supervises the development of new processes and offerings for eDiscovery, designing and supervising the implementation of innovative linguistic and statistical techniques to support document classification and review. Ms. Jones has nearly 9 years of experience applying advanced linguistic strategies to complex information retrieval projects in the field of eDiscovery. Before joining H5, she oversaw technology-assisted review and search consulting services at Xerox Litigation Services and Recommind. She collaborated extensively with corporate legal departments and outside counsel to formulate and validate defensible information retrieval strategies to maximize the efficacy of a wide variety of document review projects.
Her leadership extends well beyond H5, particularly in her work as one of five organizing committee members of the Discovery of Electronically Stored Information (DESI) workshop for the International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law (ICAIL). In addition to co-authoring papers for DESI, Ms. Jones has more recently co-authored an article on measurement in e-Discovery with Bruce Hedin and Dan Brassil, also of H5, for inclusion in Perspectives on Predictive Coding and Other Advanced Search Methods for the Legal Practitioner, published by the American Bar Association.
Ms. Jones holds a B.A. in Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin and an M.A. in Linguistics from the University of California, Los Angeles.