Managing risk in your e-discovery projects requires both an understanding of traditional project management concepts as well as the ability to apply them in an e-discovery or litigation environment. I’ve found a few resources that I think will help you get started with learning about managing e-discovery risk. Have fun!
I like what this article says about project risk… although I’m not the biggest fan of MSProject for litigation matters.
All projects have risks. The key to managing a project is not to avoid risks, but to understand them.
A pretty thorough but long presentation on managing project risk in general (115 slides)