NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading national trial and jury consultancy DOAR today announced that attorney and legal sector veteran David Kinnear is joining the company as Corporate Counsel and Director of Corporate Strategy. In this role, David will spearhead DOAR's expansion of its client base and determine how the company can best address the needs of corporations as they evaluate and assess litigation risks, and consider effective settlement and litigation strategies.
David practiced law at Pinsent Masons and Linklaters in London before moving to New York to join Credit Suisse. Through his career he directed major global outsourcing, shared sourcing, HR operations & process efficiency initiatives, including the digitization of records, the global roll-out of PeopleSoft HRMS & Y2K, and worked extensively in the UK, US, Philippines, India and China markets. Most recently, in conjunction with his advisory consulting, David has been successfully investing in and serving as an advisory board member of several legal services start-ups, including a cloud-based solution for legal process automation and e-filing (recently acquired), and a technology solution for large-scale capture of court and other public data to run commercial risk analyses and predict litigation outcomes.
"David brings a wealth of experience and a very unique perspective to DOAR and to the corporate counsel we serve," said Paul Neale, CEO of DOAR. "He is well-versed in buy-side dynamics and brings a buyer's perspective to the way in which we support our corporate clients. We are thrilled to welcome him to DOAR."
"I am excited to be with a firm that exemplifies best-in-class and understands the importance of the client relationship – excellence in experience, combined with excellence in delivery," said David. "With a growing demand for both risk assessment and litigation strategy in high-risk exposures, no other organization comes close to the caliber of service and expertise that DOAR delivers. These are indeed exciting times for the organization and the clients we serve."
For more information regarding DOAR's corporate strategy, feel free to contact David Kinnear at [email protected] or (212) 235-2732.
DOAR, the nation's preeminent trial strategy consulting firm, assists clients involved in high stakes civil and criminal cases through proven research methodologies, effective communication strategies and innovative technological solutions. For over 25 years, DOAR has been on the cutting edge of the trial consulting and jury selection industry, and is considered the only firm that can take on the largest, most complex and high risk cases. The company's passion, innovation and dedication in support of its clients are unparalleled. For more information, visit www.DOAR.com.