Project Manager/Discovery Counsel

Job Locations US-SC-Columbia | US-TN-Nashville | US-DC | US-NY-New York
Job ID 2022-3039
Discovery Counsel


Are you seeking to become an integral member of an electronic discovery/document review services team?  Are you interested in joining a progressive team of discovery practitioners and professionals whose work is at the intersection of technology, analytics, and the law?  Look no further, as the Encompass Group of Nelson Mullins, a national, AmLaw 100 law firm, is searching for an E-Discovery / Document Review Project Manager!


This position is available for either our Columbia, SC; Nashville, TN; Atlanta, GA; and Washington, D.C. locations. 

A Day in the Life

You will serve as the primary point of contact and liaison between the merits counsel and client teams and review teams ensuring that the requirements of the project are met from implementation through closeout.  As an Encompass Project Manager, you will manage multiple teams to move data through the EDRM while substantively and technologically supporting the attorney teams leading discovery efforts. You will prepare documentation needed for matter support, including project specifications, tracking, review manuals, and reports.  You will monitor daily activity, provide status reports, and administer feedback to first-level reviewers to resolve unforeseen issues and ensure projects stay on track.  In addition, you will communicate regularly with the QC and leadership teams to track project progress and ensure timeline compliance, while also ensuring quality standard along with performing final quality checks before the deliverable is sent to the client. 

We Know You

You have working knowledge of litigation technology, including key applications, databases and programs such as Relativity, ClarVergence, Concordance, Cellebrite, and Clearwell.  The E-Discovery / Document Review Project Manager requires strong analytical skills to evaluate quality of production sets through complex queries, metrics, and other tools. You have excellent project management skills, including experience in developing management reports, processes and systems that produce predictable results on time and on budget for large complex projects. In addition, you have strong communication and interpersonal and team-management skills required for providing guidance and feedback to review and QC teams. 

  • Juris Doctorate/JD degree required
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in managing large document review teams
  • Experience in managing quality control process for document review projects

Who We Are

Are you interested in joining a progressive team of discovery practitioners and professionals whose work is at the intersection of technology, analytics, and the law? Encompass’ client service model relies upon the hard work, camaraderie, and dedication of a diverse, multidisciplinary team. Simply put, we strive to have the right people doing the right things at the right time.


Our team includes attorneys, project management professionals, technology professionals, and support staff members. Building upon Nelson Mullins' strong foundation of community service and good citizenship, our team likewise promotes these values, seeking numerous opportunities each year to work together to give back to our communities.


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