NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Epiq Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPIQ), a leading provider of managed technology for the global legal profession, today announced that David Rohde, senior director of consulting services, has earned an Information Governance Professional (IGP) certification. This certification, awarded by ARMA International (formerly the Association of Records Managers and Administrators), signifies Rohde's proficiency at helping organizations leverage information to deliver value and reduce risk. Mr. Rohde, who leads Epiq's information governance initiatives, also has Juris Doctor (JD) from Tuoro Law School and Master of Laws (LLM) from New York University School of Law.
"In the age of big data, our clients need proven information governance professionals who can lead them through mass quantities of data in preparation for or during litigation, electronic discovery, document review, and proactive information governance projects," said Brad D. Scott, president and chief operating officer of Epiq Systems. "Information governance skills are essential for the complex environments we are faced with. This certification demonstrates David's dedication to providing the highest level of service to our clients."
The IGP certification is awarded by ARMA International to individuals who meet the certification requirements and pass the IGP examination. The IGP credential defines the competencies for implementing effective information governance practices, including accountability, transparency, integrity, protection, compliance, availability, retention, and disposition.
To learn more about Epiq's information governance services, visit http://www.epiqsystems.com/information-governance.
About Epiq Systems
Epiq Systems is a leading global provider of technology-enabled solutions for electronic discovery, bankruptcy, and class action and mass tort administration. We offer full-service capabilities to support litigation, investigations, financial transactions, regulatory compliance and other legal matters. Our innovative technology and services, combined with deep subject-matter expertise, provide reliable solutions for the professionals we serve. Visit us at www.epiqsystems.com.
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