Full Name
Jennifer Swanton
Job Title
Discovery Counsel and Senior Legal Manager
Speaker Bio
Jennifer G. Swanton currently serves as Discovery Counsel and Senior Legal Manager for Medtronic, PLC and is based in Charleston, SC. In this role, Ms. Swanton manages Medtronic’s eDiscovery team and is responsible for overseeing the preservation, collection, processing and review of data needed in response to a variety of legal matters as well as developing and
implementing long-term eDiscovery strategy. She is also the legal advisor for many teams within Medtronic including Records Retention and serves as litigation counsel for various product lines.

Prior to joining Medtronic, Ms. Swanton worked as both a Project Manager and Technical Sales Consultant at an eDiscovery vendor where she consulted with law firms and corporations on the best approach for their eDiscovery needs. Before transitioning to the eDiscovery field, Ms. Swanton worked at the South Carolina Court of Appeals as both a Staff Attorney and Law Clerk.

Ms. Swanton is a graduate of The George Washington University Law School, The George Washington University School of Business, and St. Mary’s College of Maryland.
Jennifer Swanton