John Martin > Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP > Columbia, United States > Lawyer Profile
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP Offices
MERIDIAN, 17TH FLOOR
1320 MAIN STREET
COLUMBIA, SC 29201
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John’s practice focuses on the interplay of high stakes litigation, electronic discovery, information management, and cybersecurity. He is a leader of the Nelson Mullins Electronic Discovery and Information Management practice group, Nelson Mullins Encompass.
His clients face the challenge of collecting and producing massive volumes of highly sensitive information in response to litigation, government investigations, and other matters. Clients turn to John and Encompass to manage the scope of these obligations, identify and mitigate risks, minimize business disruption, and implement solutions to challenging discovery burdens.
He coordinates discovery strategy and operations in complex matters, involving numerous concurrent MDL venues and interrelated government investigations. He communicates a consistent message across numerous matters, ensuring consistent strategy and positioning before a variety of judges, opposing counsel, and regulators.
- South Carolina Bar
- DRI – The Voice of the Defense Bar
- Member, Working Group on Electronic Document Retention and Production, Sedona Conference
University of South Carolina School of Law, JD (2000), University of South Carolina, Honors College, BS, Biology (1996)
United States > Dispute resolution > E-discovery
The Columbia-based team at Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP houses a mix of attorney-advocates, technology specialists and project management staff, advising both government entities and corporates on a variety of e-discovery issues. It receives praise for its scalable document review platform, which complements the group’s ‘good depth‘ of litigators. ‘Well recognized by clients‘, practice head John Martin is ably supported by Lucie Cohen and Heyward Bonyata. Clients include Anthem, Eli Lilly and Entergy Corporation.
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Dispute resolution > Product liability, mass tort and class actions: toxic tort - defense
- Industry focus > Transport: rail and road - litigation
- Government > Government relations
- M&A/corporate and commercial > M&A: middle-market (sub-$500m)
- Industry focus > Healthcare: service providers
- Real estate > Real estate
- Real estate > Real estate2