Nelson Mullins Encompass

Nelson Mullins Encompass serves as discovery and review counsel to some of the world's leading companies.  Encompass combines in-depth knowledge of discovery for litigation, proven project management practices, and a right-sized approach to technology to suit client needs and deliver results.

Managing large numbers of documents is of critical importance in any complicated business litigation. We provide discovery and review counsel services for litigation involving:

  • High stakes commercial matters
  • SEC investigations
  • Procurement issues
  • Global sales and marketing practices
  • Arbitration proceedings

Clients for commercial litigation matters span industry sectors, including companies in the financial, information technology, pharmaceutical, and healthcare industries. 

Business litigation is one of Nelson Mullins' largest practice areas. The Firm has experience representing publicly and privately held businesses in court and before arbitral and regulatory forums. Firm attorneys have handled a broad range of matters - from disputes between Fortune 500 companies and class actions to individual shareholder suits.  In addition to having 300 seats of review capacity in our discovery review centers in Columbia, SC, and Nashville, TN, Nelson Mullins Encompass has the ability to draw upon the Firm's business litigators more broadly.

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Regional Banking Client: Document Review for Commercial Foreclosure and Contract Dispute

When counsel for a southeastern bank received broad, wide-ranging discovery requests in a commercial foreclosure and contract dispute, they called Encompass. Our team completed a fast-paced document review of approximately 100,000 documents in just a few weeks so that case counsel could defensibly serve responsive documents within 30 days in advance of trial.


Commodities Trading Company: U.S. and United Kingdom Review

As part of the defense of our client's case in a commercial litigation matter involving allegations regarding commodities' pricing, Encompass conducted review involving electronic information collected from the United States and the United Kingdom. Responsive to our client's need for fast turnaround, the Encompass team reviewed a total of about 215,000 documents, with turnaround times for each data set of less than 30 days.


Document Review to Support Arbitration Demand and Proceedings

Encompass conducted a two-phase review to first help its Fortune 200 client support a demand for arbitration in connection with a breach of contract proceeding, and to then support production of documents in connection with the arbitration proceeding. Working collaboratively with case counsel, Encompass reviewed 5.5 million pages from 27 custodians, including providing privilege review and redaction services.