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Ringtail Recognized as a Top Online Review Platform in 2015 Best of The National Law Journal Reader Rankings

Innovative Software Balances Ease of Use with Advanced Features to Dramatically Reduce E-Discovery Costs
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Washington, D.C., April 8, 2015 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that its Ringtail® e-discovery software has once again been recognized as a top online review platform in the 2015 Best of The National Law Journal reader rankings. This year’s rankings included votes from thousands of legal community professionals.

“We’re honored that Ringtail is recognized by The National Law Journal readers as one of the best online legal review platforms,” said Seth Rierson, Senior Managing Director and Global Segment Leader of FTI Technology. “Whether clients use Ringtail in their data centers or ours, Ringtail’s visual analytics provides them with a competitive edge. It accelerates fact-finding, surfaces relationships across disparate data and expedites the understanding of complex topics and strategy development, enabling clients to reduce costs.”

As data volumes become larger and more complex, legal teams use Ringtail’s features and workflows to find, understand and act upon critical knowledge. For those interested in learning more about effective data analysis in e-discovery, FTI Technology is partnering with the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (“EDRM”) for a three-part educational webcast series on the practical application of visual analytics and other data analysis techniques in common e-discovery scenarios. The “See What You’ve Been Missing” webcasts are:

  • Session 1 on Tuesday, April 23, 2015: Modernizing Keyword Search with Ringtail
  • Session 2 on Tuesday, May 12, 2015: Ringtail Analytics for Small to Midsized Matters
  • Session 3 on Tuesday, June 9, 2015: Using Ringtail to Manage Rolling Matters More Efficiently

To register for the webcasts, please visit:

“This recognition of Ringtail by The National Law Journal readers highlights the growing importance of visual analytics in modern e-discovery,” said JR Jenkins, Senior Director and Co-host of the webcast series. “From early data assessment to deep case analysis to trial and deposition prep, data analysis techniques are providing tangible results for our clients. We’re proud that the power of Ringtail underpins these efforts.”

The Ringtail e-discovery platform supports law firms and corporate legal teams tasked with managing the complexity of global e-discovery. A full-featured platform, Ringtail software processes and culls data, provides a broad range of tools for quick data review and coding, and gives users a comprehensive set of redaction and production tools. Ringtail also features world-class visual analytics, concept clustering, predictive coding and advanced workflows. Ringtail is available on-premises, on-demand or in a Software as a Service (“SaaS”) deployment model.

In total, the products and services from FTI Consulting and its FTI Technology segment received 11 awards from The National Law Journal readers. FTI Technology and its Ringtail e-discovery software have received numerous honors from the legal and IT industries, including recognition by The Legal Intelligencer, The Recorder and KMWorld Magazine, as leaders within e-discovery software and services. FTI Technology was also included in the ‘Leaders’ quadrant of Gartner’s ‘Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery Software’ report (Jie Zhang, Debra Logan, Garth Landers, June 19, 2014).

Thousands of The National Law Journal readers took this survey to vote in nearly 100 categories for the best providers of services, products and education to U.S. law firms. For each category, the winners were ranked by total votes received, and the provider with the most votes won.

About FTI Consulting

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,400 employees located in 26 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. The Company generated $1.76 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2014. For more information, visit and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.

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