Case Study

Foreign Language Document Review Solution

Challenge

  • Large-scale AsiaPac anti-trust matter involving consumer electronics
  • Review of 200,000+ documents in four languages – English, Chinese, Japanese and Korean
  • Review of 400,000+ complex Korean-language documents including contracts, pricing information, sales records, market studies, strategy documents, and bids


Solution

  • US based delivery model staffed with English speaking attorneys in addition to 15 Korean attorneys, 8 Chinese attorneys and 2 Japanese attorneys
  • Each document review attorney was paired with a Korean-language translator to create 12 teams
  • Extensive training conducted for translators to familiarize them with relevant case information


Business Impact

  • Hybrid staffing model delivered high accuracy and material cost savings compared to staffing with US attorneys only