Associate Director, Professional Services
Eric Pender is an Associate Director in the Professional Services Group at H5, where he leverages H5’s advanced technology, analytics, and linguistic expertise to guide clients through effective workflows for data discovery and risk management. He has a breadth of experience across the information governance and eDiscovery data lifecycles, with deep expertise across highly regulated industries such as finance, healthcare, and pharmaceutical, and across a variety of matter types such as Second Requests, FCPA violations, intellectual property litigation, and internal investigations.
Mr. Pender is an expert in the development and use of predictive models for information retrieval and data classification. He has worked with corporate legal teams to centralize and streamline eDiscovery efforts and use analytics to optimize operations.
Prior to joining H5, Mr. Pender was a Director at FTI Consulting where he worked on a wide variety of eDiscovery and information governance matters. Mr. Pender received his B.A. and J.D. from Michigan State University.