Ian K. Hochman is special counsel in the Litigation Department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in New York, where he counsels multinational corporations on eDiscovery issues in a wide range of class action, government investigation, white-collar crime, and business combination settings.  Combining more than a decade of experience as a litigator with detailed knowledge of eDiscovery issues with the substantive and technological presentation of electronic evidence in state and federal courts and in criminal and regulatory proceedings before the DOJ and SEC, Mr. Hochman provides clients effective trial strategies and practical solutions.  His recognized ability to implement cost-efficient and legally defensible strategies for collecting, processing, and reviewing electronically-stored information thoroughly minimizes interruptions to clients’ business continuity and the exposure of their corporate strategy.  Mr. Hochman served as law clerk to the Honorable Lacey A. Collier, US District Judge for the Northern District of Florida and is admitted to the Bars of New York, Florida and the District of Columbia, as well as to the US District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.  He has spoken on various panels throughout the country on a broad spectrum of document retention and eDiscovery issues.