Jay Yelton

Jay YeltonAdjunct Professor
Law College Building
648 N. Shaw Lane Rm 368
East Lansing, MI 48824-1300

  • Biography

    Jay Yelton has spent 30+ years as a litigator and manager of eDiscovery teams, during which he created, trained and supervised discovery management teams at two AMLAW 200 law firms. Professor Yelton now serves as a discovery master and mediator where he helps clients solve disputes quickly, cost-effectively and confidentially. He also assists parties to design and implement proportional discovery plans and assists parties and courts to resolve discovery disputes and settle litigation claims. He is a respected author and has been a speaker at 50+ CLE seminars around the country. Professor Yelton is recognized by Best Lawyers in America for both eDiscovery and Litigation, and he serves as Chairman of the Board for the Detroit Chapter of BARBRI’s Association of Certified eDiscovery Specialists, as a member and project leader for the Global Advisory Council for E.D.R.M. and as a member and project leader for The Sedona Conference.