Andrew Johnston is a Senior Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Technology segment and is based in Wayne, Pennsylvania. As an expert in e-discovery technology, Mr. Johnston helps clients across the lifecycle of the discovery process, including the review and production of electronic data.
Mr. Johnston leads consulting efforts across the lifecycle of complex litigations, investigations and transactions. He leverages expertise in various technical solutions and document review platforms to decrease litigation costs by improving the speed, accuracy and defensibility of the discovery process. Last but not least, Mr. Johnston specializes in developing efficient workflow solutions and meeting complex production specifications across a variety of client industries and matters.
Mr. Johnston’s recent engagements include providing workflow, production and analytical consulting to clients in the energy sector to respond to multi-district litigation discovery requests and governmental inquiries from various agencies. Additionally, he has worked closely with law firms and corporate counsel to develop defensible acquisition, review and production procedures for a large pharmaceutical client’s responses to requests from various states’s Attorneys General.
Mr. Johnston has extensive experience leading analytical research efforts focused on identifying key factual material quickly and efficiently for internal investigation interviews, depositions and trials. He is currently working with a large pharmaceutical client by managing the day-to-day consulting, document review, analytics research and production efforts for an ongoing investigation under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting in 2005, Mr. Johnston worked with Arnold & Porter as a legal assistant, supporting discovery and trial preparation efforts related to mass tort litigation. He obtained a B.A. in Political Science from Pennsylvania State University at University Park.