Leigh Isaacs, CIP, is Director - Records and Information Governance (non-legal) in Orrick's Washington, D.C., office. Though not a lawyer, she has more than 10 years of information governance experience and more than 25 years of experience in the legal field. Ms. Isaacs assists with records management engagements, and her experience includes deployment of enterprise programs, development of information management and related policies and procedures, creation of retention schedules, on- and off-site storage considerations including outsourcing, process improvements, evaluation and implementation of technology solutions, and the disposition of information for dissolved entities.
Ms. Isaacs is a certified Information Governance Professional and Certified Information Professional. An active member of ARMA since 2004, she is the past-president of the Greater Washington, D.C., chapter. She is currently on the Board of Trustees for the ARMA International Education Foundation, is on the Advisory Board for the Organization of Legal Professionals, and serves as a Steering Committee Member for the Law Firm Information Governance Symposium. Ms. Isaacs is a published author and speaker on issues relating to information governance.