Chief Legal Officer,
Xact Data Discovery
Kate Mortensen is the Chief Legal Officer of Xact Data Discovery. As the Chief Legal Officer, Kate is responsible for the oversight of all legal matters and the management of outside counsel. As a strategic partner with Senior Management, Kate assists with the implementation of strategic business initiatives with an eye toward potential issues of risk and compliance. Kate obtained both her JD and MBA in St. Paul, Minnesota.
After spending 12 years as a litigator in Minneapolis, Kate started with XDD in 2013 as a Senior Discovery Consultant. Over the course of her career with XDD, she served in key roles with client development and in providing continuing legal education courses on eDiscovery best practices. Kate took on the role of Chief Legal Officer in 2018 to help drive XDD’s strategy of incremental growth by playing an integral role on XDD’s merger and acquisition team as the company continues to expand its national and international footprint.