Chief (Information Technology)

Eric Hirst

Eric Hirst is PDS’s Chief Information Officer with over 15 years experience working in legal and litigation technology. He oversees the Information Technology division which supports enterprise applications, enterprise data, user support, infrastructure, communications, and information security.  Eric is also responsible for setting IT direction and coordinating infrastructure and service delivery.

Prior to joining PDS, Eric was Director of Practice Technology at Bredhoff and Kaiser PLLC where he had a similar role.  In addition to overseeing the Firm’s technology, he oversaw all of the litigation support functions to include the processes of e-Discovery, computer forensics, document review and other case related activities.

A native of Ohio, Eric earned a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from the Pontifical College Josephinum and pursued graduate studies at The Catholic University of America.