Devon L. Smyth

Paralegal

Minneapolis

612-672-3650

dlsmyth@messerlikramer.com

Profile

Devon Smyth is paralegal practicing in Messerli Kramer’s Business Litigation group.  With over 13 years of experience in litigation, she has worked on complex cases involving litigation, employment law, catastrophic loss, product liability, construction defect, toxic tort, and medical malpractice. During her career as a paralegal, Devon has been involved in all stages of a case, from inception through the appellate process, in both federal and state courts.

Devon has a wealth of experience regarding eDiscovery and the data recovery process dating back to 1995.  With this knowledge, Devon is able to employ best-practices for collection, review, and production of electronically stored data (ESI), which is a focal point of many litigation cases.

Devon has been a litigation paralegal in both Minnesota and North Carolina. 

Representative Experience
  • Prepared, attended, and assisted in a multi-week trial involving wrongful termination, sexual discrimination, and shareholder disputes.

  • Managed ESI document collection, review, and production involving charges made by the Attorney General.

  • Managed ESI document collection, review, and production involving a contract dispute.

  • Managed ESI document collection, review, and production involving a copyright infringement action.

  • Prepared for, attended, and assisted at multiple jury trial phases for a client against numerous managed care liability insurers seeking coverage of underlying claims of more than $200 million.

Professional & Community

Associations

  • Women in eDiscovery, Member