Theresa (Tess) Brady // Director of Demonstrative Evidence Group
Former CEO of Evidence Express, a Michigan business devoted to providing consulting, litigation graphics and technology to attorneys and law firms has joined forces with Computing Source, a local litigation support company.
Evidence Express is now a division of Computing Source and Theresa is Director of their Demonstrative Evidence Group, located in Madison Heights, MI. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Wayne State University (1982), her Legal Assistant Certificate from Oakland University (1989) and her legal assistant certification from the National Association of Legal Assistants (1993). Her graduate school focus was in the area of school psychology (U of D), which assists her in understanding how people learn and communicate.
She practiced as a litigation paralegal for over fifteen years for the law firm of Sommers, Schwartz and assisted in numerous trials. On the defense side, she worked as a Litigation Support Manager for Butzel Long in Detroit and managed their ancillary business, Persuasive Design Group. As a demonstrative evidence specialist, she has worked as a medical illustrator and graphic artist since 1986 through her business, Legal Designs. In March 2001 an article she wrote entitled “The Creative Side of Law”, was published in the Michigan Bar Journal, Michigan Legal Assistant Newsletter and “Facts and Findings”, a Journal for Legal Assistants. Most recently she has written an article entitled: “Is Seeing Really Believing? How Lawyers Can Benefit by Hiring a Litigation Graphics Consultant, published in the Chicago Bar Journal Magazine. She is an avid speaker on the topic of demonstrative evidence and technology, with prior speaking engagements for ICLE, Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association, Oakland Bar Association, and Oakland University (Legal Assistant Program).
She is a member of the Demonstrative Evidence Specialists Association and in June 2004, cohosted Michigan’s first technology show devoted exclusively to demonstrative evidence specialists. From 2010 to present she is the President of Demonstrative Evidence Specialists Association, a National Organization. She is also a member of National Association of Legal Assistants, State Bar of Michigan, Oakland County Bar Association, Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association, Women in e-Discovery, Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, the American Institute of Graphic Artists, and Association of Litigation Support Professionals.
Specialties: Litigation Graphics Consulting; Demonstrative Evidence Specialist; Litigation Support Specialist; Paralegal/Legal Assistant and Graphic Designer by trade.
248.213.1500 x-1765 | email@example.com
Kaitlyn (Katie) Schoen // Litigation Graphics Specialist
Katie is a Litigation Graphics Specialist with Evidence Express. She enjoys the variety and challenges that come with designing for litigation, as well as the opportunities to learn and grow in her career.
Prior to joining Evidence Express, Katie spent her time as an avid freelance Graphic Designer creating design solutions for marketing material. Katie studied Graphic Design at Macomb Community College and received a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications at Rochester College in 2012.
When not at work, you can find Katie spending time with her family — her baby girl, Ella; fiancé, Alex; her two huskies Kynzie and Nyla; and her cat, Armani.
248.213.1500 x-1767 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Kevay Nelson // Animation and Photography Specialist