Daniel Gold

Daniel Gold

Managing Director


BDO Chicago National Office



Executive Summary

Daniel is the managing director of BDO's Managed Services practice. He has 18 years of experience in the legal space. As a practicing lawyer, Daniel quickly identified that by appropriately harnessing new forms of legal technology, both lawyers and legal professionals could be vastly more productive and effective. This realization led Daniel to the legal service provider space and years of success at consulting with some of the largest corporate law departments and law firms across the country.

Daniel’s experience in e-discovery technical consulting, consultative advising, as well as leading a national operations team for an IT managed services company has enabled him to provide a holistic and comprehensive approach to how in-house and law firm legal professionals can best leverage technology to create a collaborative and dynamic approach to e-discovery.

Daniel’s passion for managed services has made him a known thought leader in e-discovery. His musings on the effective utilization of legal technology have been published in several blog posts, articles, and white papers over the years. He is also a frequent continuing legal education (CLE) speaker on topics ranging from e-discovery managed services to the ethical requirements in e-discovery to the convergence of cybersecurity and legal technology.

Professional Affiliations

Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS), Kansas City Chapter President
Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM)


J.D., Syracuse University
B.S., Ithaca College