Information Governance Strategist - Veritas
Patrick Bland is an Information Governance Strategist (and recovering attorney) for Veritas. Patrick works with organizations to devise effective strategies leveraging unique and innovative technology to harness the power and value of information, streamline electronic discovery and compliance workflows, and mitigate exposure from unnecessary risk stemming from prolific and unmanaged data growth, a hidden evil in our digital day and age.
Patrick is licensed to practice law in South Carolina and is a Certified E-Discovery Specialist by the Association of Certified eDiscovery Specialists. Prior to attending law school, Patrick’s first career was heavily grounded in IT with over 12 years of experience serving in various technical roles. Patrick started his eDiscovery career with Clearwell Systems as a Solutions Architect helping federal agencies bring their out-of-date discovery technologies into the 21st century. Before joining Veritas, Patrick ran an independent eDiscovery professional services company helping federal agencies build and execute strategies to solve their information governance challenges.