ESI Analyst (a Tidal Change Technologies platform)
Mr. Trent Livingston has provided consulting and expert testimony surrounding structured data, process automation, and complex data analytics throughout his two-decade career in electronic discovery and technology. With his deep and personal understanding of the cost and complexities facing electronic discovery investigations, Mr. Livingston has teamed with industry professionals spanning computer forensics to forensic accountants to innovate the data visualization and investigation technology platform ESI Analyst. Currently, as the company’s CEO, he works with his team to answer the challenges facing the industry and today’s voluminous data-centric investigations by pioneering affordable and effective integrated data visualization, review, and reporting solutions. Mr. Livingston has been a featured panelist and moderator for The Masters Conference, Legal Tech New York, and Legal Tech West in Los Angeles, and has been published in Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, The Data Security and Privacy Law Journal and The New Jersey Law Journal. He resides in the greater Seattle area of Washington state. Mr. Livingston has also been interviewed by various trade publications and syndicated legal networks, as well as being published in several legal blogs. Mr. Livingston’s programming and development experience spans multiple web technologies, structured data analytics, technical project management, information governance, intellectual property and complex data discovery and analysis. He has testified at both the Federal and State judicial levels surrounding data collection, theft of trade secrets, structured data systems and software development.