Timothy Opsitnick

Technology Concepts & Design, Inc., Cleveland, OH

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 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. He is also a member of the Advisory Board for the American College of e-Neutrals. Tim is the co-founder of ESIBytes.com, which provides free podcasts from attorneys, technical experts, and judges, regarding emerging issues in electronic discovery. He is a member of The Sedona Conference Working Group 1 on Electronic Document Retention and Production. Tim was an editor of The Sedona Guidelines: Best Practice Guidelines & Commentary for Managing Information & Records in the Electronic Age (Second Edition 2007), and a contributor to The Sedona Principles: Best Practice Recommendations and Principles Addressing Electronic Document Production (2004 and Second Edition 2007). He also participates in updating the Sedona Principles into a Third Edition.