Micheline Kidwell

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Micheline Kidwell

Adjunct Professor of Law

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Micheline Kidwell is the Discovery Attorney Staffing Manager on the WilmerHale DiscoverySolutions team. She joined the firm in 2010.

Ms. Kidwell focuses on providing e-discovery and document review support for firm clients across industries and practices. She leverages our in-house cutting-edge technology or third party document review technologies to efficiently provide the most cost effective and accurate document review to our clients. Ms. Kidwell works seamlessly with our matter teams to build greater efficiency into the process than has ever been possible. As a WilmerHale employee, she benefits from the ongoing training and development the firm provides its attorneys and staff, and works with the high expectations of performance and quality that pervade the firm. Ms. Kidwell also provides ongoing support to case teams after document review is complete to supplement the teams' factual knowledge and context for depositions, briefs and trial.

In her role as Discovery Attorney Staffing Manager, Ms. Kidwell handles all incoming inquiries from the WilmerHale offices regarding discovery attorney staffing for client matters and assists with coordinating client/matter specific training for the discovery attorney team. Ms. Kidwell also collects performance metrics for each client matter staffed with discovery attorneys and assists in efforts to leverage that information to improve the quality and efficiency of document review work. Ms. Kidwell is also responsible for other day-to-day department management tasks.


HBX, Harvard Business School CORe Credential of Readiness, Pass with Honors, 2016
JD, University of Dayton School of Law, 2010
BSJ, Journalism, Ohio University, 1992

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Professional Activities

Admitted to Ohio State Bar, 2010
Admitted to U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2011
Selected as member of the Ohio Women’s Bar Foundation Leadership Institute Class, 2013-2014 
Member of American Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, and Dayton Bar Association