Gretel Best Law Clerk Certified eDiscovery Specialist

Speaks:  English

Primary phone: +1 416-862-3606

Fax: +1 416-862-7661


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Primary office:  Toronto

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Gretel Best

Gretel Best is a senior law clerk and certified eDiscovery specialist in Gowling WLG's Toronto office, supporting legal professionals in the advocacy department.

Gretel works primarily on large corporate/commercial litigation matters, assisting clients and legal professionals in all areas of litigation, including documentary production, examinations for discovery, trials, appeals, inquiries, arbitrations and Small Claims court matters.

She has extensive experience in large electronic discovery matters, as well as forensic electronic document preservation, collection and review for the purposes of litigation. She is also experienced in various eDiscovery litigation support software platforms, including Relativity, AD Summation, iCONECT, Caselogistix, Clearwell and Ringtail.

Gretel is an ACEDS Certified eDiscovery Specialist and holds an Osgoode Hall Law School Certificate in eDiscovery, Records Management, Information Governance and Privacy. 

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
      December 2015
      Who’s Who Legal: Canada 2015
    • Rankings & Awards
      December 2015
      Who's Who Legal Canada 2015: Litigation, eDiscovery Practitioners
  • 2014

    • Education
      September 2014
      ACEDS Certified eDiscovery Specialist
  • 2013

    • Education
      May 2013
      Osgoode Hall Certificate in eDiscovery, Records Management, Information Governance and Privacy
  • 1993

    • Education
      July 1993
      Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario


  • Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists
  • Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario
  • International Legal Technology Association