ACEDS and Evolver Partnership Announcement

ACEDS and Evolver Join Forces to Strengthen E-Discovery Competence

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August 21, 2023  Dallas, TX – The Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS), the world’s leading organization for training and certification in e-discovery and part of The BARBRI Group of legal education companies, today announced its latest affiliate partner, Evolver. This partnership is another significant step forward in advancing the mission of ACEDS and strengthening its commitment to best practices in e-discovery. Evolver, renowned for delivering technology services and solutions that improve security, promote innovation and maximize operational efficiency, will collaborate with ACEDS to support professionals in developing their skills and competence in e-discovery and e-disclosure.

Strengthening E-Discovery Capabilities and Empowering Professionals

This strategic partnership between ACEDS and Evolver represents a significant milestone in the e-discovery landscape. By harnessing Evolver’s expertise in technology services and solutions, ACEDS aims to enhance the capabilities of professionals operating in the e-discovery domain. Evolver’s focus on security, innovation, and operational efficiency aligns perfectly with ACEDS’ vision of enabling professionals and organizations to achieve mission success.

With its commitment to intelligent technology, efficient processes, and trustworthy resources, Evolver identifies desired outcomes, develops tailored solutions, and implements and operates critical information technology infrastructure. By collaborating with Evolver, ACEDS aims to further educate members on the tools and knowledge to navigate the ever-evolving e-discovery landscape effectively.

“Evolver takes great pride in our commitment to excellence and innovation, and as we set out to expand our reach, we are excited to unveil a transformative collaboration with the Association of eDiscovery Specialists (ACEDS),” said Evolver Legal Service President Jamie Berry. “Our partnership is deeply rooted in a shared vision, where personalized expertise meets professional dedication. We look forward to working together to ensure our organization remains at the forefront of the ever-evolving eDiscovery landscape. ACEDS provides a realm of limitless possibilities and unmatched expertise.”

The partnership between ACEDS and Evolver also emphasizes the shared goal of reducing costs and risks associated with e-discovery. As professionals and organizations face mounting challenges in this complex domain, optimizing technology competence and verifying skills becomes imperative. ACEDS and Evolver seek to empower individuals, advance careers, and elevate technology competence in e-discovery and related fields through this partnership.

“We are thrilled to welcome Evolver as our latest affiliate partner. This collaboration reinforces ACEDS’ commitment to advancing the field of e-discovery and empowering professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to navigate the evolving landscape,” said Maribel Rivera, VP of Strategy and Client Engagement at ACEDS. “Evolver’s expertise and innovative solutions perfectly complement our mission, and we look forward to delivering enhanced value and support to our global community of e-discovery practitioners.”

Join the Global ACEDS Community and Evolver’s Cutting-Edge Solutions

Professionals and organizations seeking to enhance their e-discovery capabilities can now leverage the combined expertise of ACEDS and Evolver. By joining the global ACEDS community, individuals gain access to world-class training, certification programs, and continuing education opportunities, all aimed at improving their skills and competence in e-discovery and information governance. Simultaneously, Evolver’s secure end-to-end eDiscovery, managed services, and cybersecurity solutions provide an unparalleled technological foundation for tackling complex challenges.

To learn more about ACEDS and its transformative programs, visit For comprehensive insights into Evolver’s innovative solutions, visit

Pillars of E-Discovery Excellence

ACEDS Affiliate Partners are esteemed contributors to the global ACEDS community, pivotal in extending the organization’s mission. Together, ACEDS and its partners strive to uphold best practices in e-discovery and adjacent areas, catering to the diverse interests of professionals dedicated to enhancing their expertise and competence in this critical field. To explore more about ACEDS’ esteemed affiliate partners, please visit:

Evolver Legal Services, a division of Evolver, LLC, provides secure end-to-end eDiscovery, managed services, and cybersecurity solutions to law firms, corporations, and government clients. We have a dynamic combination of legal, information technology, and management experts to develop comprehensive solutions that maintain quality and schedule objectives while reducing risk and costs. We are committed to providing our customers with accurate, defensible solutions – regardless of the size of the case, the size of the dataset, or the complexity of the project. More information:


The Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS), part of leading legal education provider BARBRI Global, is the world’s leading organization for training and certification in e-discovery, information governance, and related disciplines. ACEDS provides training to corporate legal departments, law firms, the government, service providers and institutions of higher learning. Our flagship CEDS certification is recognized around the world and used to verify skills and competence in electronic discovery for organizations and individuals through training, certification, and continuing education. The CEDS credential is held by practitioners at the largest Fortune 500 companies, Am Law 200 firms and government agencies. ACEDS has 30 chapters in most major US cities, Canada, the UK, Ireland, the Netherlands, South Africa, and Australia. Our goal is to help professionals and organizations reduce the costs and risks associated with e-discovery while helping to improve and verify their skills and advance their careers and overall technology competence in e-discovery and related fields.

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