Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner
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Hy Hetherington is the founder, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner of HLP Integration, an Information Management firm established in 2007. The organization integrates synergies between technology, knowledge and best practices to reduce costs and yield efficiencies for current and future litigations or investigations. Hy has extensive experience in all verticals of the litigation life cycle. Hy has an established reputation in the industry and is well known for his technical knowledge, creative insight, and ability to maneuver through challenging situations that involve multiple complexities or large volumes of data.
Hy is regularly called upon to participate in complex legal matters across the US as well as in the UK and Asia. Hy has advised clients in numerous high-profile, multi-million dollar litigations and investigations. He has past and present experience with LG Corporation, Samsung, Fannie Mae, Petrolera, Deutsche Bank, Worldcom and Orbital among others.
Hy also leads regular speaking engagements to domestic and international audiences on legal technology advancements within US markets. While Hy remains the driving force behind the direction and vision of HLP Integration, the organization has attorneys, technologists and executives leading the day to day client interactions and operations.
Prior to the establishment of HLP, Hy served in multiple executive positions with SuperiorGlacier, a regional litigation support company with offices in New York and Washington, DC. Hy led SuperiorGlacier as its Chief Executive Officer in addition to his full time management of HLP.
Hy is also the founder and Chief Executive Officer of 1624 LLC. 1624 is a patent monetization firm working with patent holders through due diligence, litigation and ultimately the licensing or sale of the patent(s). The firm is experienced in law, business and finance and provides Intellectual Property services including financing, brokerage and consultation to individuals and organizations in the US, Europe and Asia.
Prior to his career in information management and IP patent monetization/commercialization, Hy spent time working in education and hotel management. Hy is an Endowed Presidential Scholar from the University of Texas. He was the Valedictorian of his graduating class and graduated with highest honors and distinction. In March 2014, he and his wife proudly established the Hy and Amy Hetherington Endowed Presidential Scholarship at the University of Texas. Hy is extremely passionate about the Arts and teaches an on-going course to students at the University of Texas at Austin. The course is focused on helping students pursuing an Arts degree to understand the relevance and importance of creativity, innovation and imagination in today’s business environment. Hy teaches the students essential entrepreneurial skills and opens their minds to how their artistic training will benefit them in numerous areas including business.
Chief Operating Officer and Partner
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Josh Hewitt is a true leader in business development and client satisfaction. His project design, implementation and execution are consistently met with great forethought and precision. He has managed the discovery process and provided counsel to scores of clients including high profile matters such as Enron, Magnetrol and Stolt-Nielson.
Josh’s career began in 2002 with SuperiorGlacier, a regional Litigation Support provider. He managed large litigation and anti-trust matters that demanded a sharp focus to select cost effective processes and appropriate review platforms for government productions.
Josh consistently commits himself to completely understanding his client’s needs and objectives. With his industry knowledge, he provides a consultative approach using the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) to help determine a streamlined approach specific to each client’s project.
Josh has worked on many engagements within the legal community and prides himself on personally managing the process and helping his clients reduce their legal spend.
Chief Technology Officer
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Paul Gettmann is the Chief Technology Officer at HLP Integration. In this role, Paul works with HLP and Sentio stakeholders to align advanced analytics workflows with partner program strategies.
Paul has more than 20 years of discovery, product management and machine learning consulting experience in information retrieval for legal, finance, intelligence, and life sciences verticals. At past companies LexisNexis, ZyLAB, Content Analyst, ayfie Group and others, Paul has worked with the AmLaw 100 and Fortune 500 to bring measurable return on investment to their information retrieval workflows.
Paul received his M.S. in the Management of Information Technology from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce and holds Data Science and AI-specific certificates from MIT’s Sloan School and Johns Hopkins University.
Paul is a frequent speaker on innovations in natural Language Processing and machine learning for enterprise compliance and discovery classification.
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Michael Hardy brings over a decade of experience in the litigation support arena to HLP Integration. Over the years he has witnessed the change from a primarily paper-based environment to today’s digital world. During this time Michael has never lost focus on the importance of customer service and client communications while learning to use technology to save his clients both time and money. He has managed litigation ranging from small civil matters to large second requests and intellectual property litigation.
Prior to joining HLP Integration, Michael held various positions in the Washington D.C. office of SuperiorGlacier, an East Coast regional litigation support company. During his tenure Michael held multiple positions within the sales and project management departments finishing as Vice President of Business Development. Michael credits these various positions as key to his deep understanding of all aspects of the litigation life cycle and his ability to apply cost savings solutions throughout.
When Michael is not assisting his clients you will find him spending time with his wife and four children, who keep him very busy.
Director of Review Solutions
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Michael Pitch is the Director of Review Solutions at HLP Integration. He is responsible for overseeing the Managed Review Services practice. He develops best practices and standardized, technologically sound workflows to maximize the efficiency and defensibility of any review.
Prior to joining HLP, Michael managed document review operations for several prominent eDiscovery vendors. Prior to that, he was an associate at a boutique corporate restructuring firm. A CPA (inactive), Michael began his career as a tax consultant and auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Michael holds his J.D. from The College of William and Mary and his B.S. the Stern School of Business at New York University. He is admitted to practice law in New York.
Chief Financial Officer
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John-Paul Simon brings over 15 years of senior accounting and financial leadership to HLP Integration. He began his career in Public Accounting with Grant Thornton in Chicago before moving on to work internationally. John-Paul worked in agribusiness in East Timor and Kenya. He was also the CFO of Madacom SA, a cellular operator in Madagascar. Most recently he was the CFO of Telco 214 US, an international long distance carrier based in Florida. In both of these CFO roles, he was a key player in helping these technology oriented companies grow while maintaining excellent financial results.
John-Paul holds a BS in Accounting from Indiana University and an MBA from Loyola University New Orleans.
As a former Peace Corps Volunteer who served in Mali, West Africa, John-Paul enjoys traveling to and experiencing life in developing countries. His favorite part of any trip is eating street food and bargaining with the market vendors.