Timothy M. Opsitnick


Tim is Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI). His consulting practice focuses on electronic discovery, cybersecurity, data privacy, and computer forensics. Tim has conducted numerous continuing legal education seminars, written articles, and contributed to publications regarding electronic discovery, cybersecurity, and other technology issues. In addition, he has served as a court-appointed Special Master and as an expert witness. Tim serves on the Steering Committee for The Sedona Conference Working Group 1 on Electronic Document Retention and Production, and he is also a member of Sedona Working Groups 6 and 11. Tim was an editor of The Sedona Guidelines: Best Practice Guidelines & Commentary for Managing Information & Records in the Electronic Age (Second Edition 2007), a contributor to The Sedona Principles: Best Practice Recommendations and Principles Addressing Electronic Document Production (2004 and Second Edition 2007), a member of the drafting team for The Sedona Principles, Third Edition: Best Practices, Recommendations & Principles for Addressing Electronic Document Production (2017), and one of the WG1 Steering Committee Liaisons and Editors-in-Chief, The Sedona Conference Commentary on Legal Holds, Second Edition: The Trigger & The Process (2019). Tim is also a member and serves as the WG1 Steering Committee Liaison to The Sedona Conference Technology Resource Panel. Tim is a member of the Advisory Board for Georgetown University Law Center’s Continuing Legal Education for the development of programs for its E-Discovery Institute, and a Member of the Advisory Council for EDRM, Duke Law Center, Bolch Judicial Institute.