Hon. John L. Carroll (Ret.)

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, AL

Judge Carroll served as a United States Magistrate Judge in the Middle District of Alabama for over 14 years. He is a former member of the U.S. Judicial Conference Committee on the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and is former Chair of its Discovery Subcommittee. Judge Carroll is a former Dean and currently a Professor of Law at Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, AL, where he teaches E-discovery, Trial Practice, Mediation, Evidence, and Professional Responsibility. He is a frequent presenter at educational programs on the Discovery of Electronically Stored Information and Professionalism & Ethics.