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Maura R. Grossman

Maura R. Grossman

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

New York, NY, USA


Maura R. Grossman joined Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz as an associate in the Litigation Department in 1999, and was appointed as Counsel in 2007. Ms. Grossman has represented Fortune 100 companies and major financial services institutions in corporate and securities litigation, including civil actions and white collar criminal and regulatory investigations.  Her practice presently focuses on advising lawyers and clients on legal, technical, and strategic issues involving electronic discovery and information management, both domestically and abroad, as well as on matters of legal ethics.

Ms. Grossman was appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Ann Pfau to serve as co-chair of the E-Discovery Working Group advising the New York State Unified Court System, and by District Judge Shira A. Scheindlin to serve as a member of the Discovery Subcommittee of the Attorney Advisory Group to the Judicial Improvements Committee of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Ms. Grossman is involved in various initiatives to provide training on e-discovery to federal and state court judges, and has served as a court-appointed e-discovery expert and mediator. Ms. Grossman also is a member of the Steering Committee of The Sedona Conference® Working Group 1 on Best Practices for Electronic Document Retention and Production, and a member of Working Group 6 on International Electronic Information Management, Discovery, and Disclosure. She served as coordinator of the 2010 and 2011 Legal Tracks of the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Text Retrieval Conference ("TREC"), a joint government/industry/academic research project studying the application of automated information retrieval technologies to e-discovery. Ms. Grossman is an adjunct faculty member at Columbia Law School, where she teaches a course on e-discovery. 

Ms. Grossman speaks and writes frequently on e-discovery and legal ethics. She serves on the Advisory Boards of BNA's Digital Discovery & e-Evidence Report, as well as the Georgetown University Law Center's Advanced E-Discovery Institute.

Ms. Grossman graduated with an A.B., magna cum laude, from Brown University. She received an M.A. and Ph.D. in Clinical/School Psychology from Adelphi University, and a J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, from the Georgetown University Law Center. While at Georgetown, Ms. Grossman served as Executive Notes and Comments Editor of the Georgetown Law Journal.

Ms. Grossman is a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and has served on its Committee on Professional and Judicial Ethics; a member of the New York State Bar Association, where she presently serves on the E-Discovery Committee; and also a member of the American Bar Association.
Maura R. Grossman is associated with the following items:
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Government Investigations 2013: The Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response - Responding to Government Requests for ESI: Providing Information, Handling the Investigation, and Ending the Case - Responding to Government Requests for ESI: Providing Information, Handling the Investigation, and Ending the Case , Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Electronic Discovery Institute 2013: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know - Technology Assisted Review, Predictive Coding and New Search Technologies - Technology Assisted Review, Predictive Coding and New Search Technologies , Tuesday, October 01, 2013
Government Investigations 2014: The Expanding Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response - Responding to a Government Investigation - Responding to a Government Investigation , Wednesday, March 26, 2014
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg vernment Investigations 2013: The Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response - Responding to Government Requests for ESI: Providing Information, Handling the Investigation, and Ending the Case - Responding to Government Requests for ESI: Providing Information, Handling the Investigation, and Ending the Case , Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Electronic Discovery Institute 2013: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know - Technology Assisted Review, Predictive Coding and New Search Technologies - Technology Assisted Review, Predictive Coding and New Search Technologies , Tuesday, October 01, 2013
Government Investigations 2014: The Expanding Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response - Responding to a Government Investigation - Responding to a Government Investigation , Wednesday, March 26, 2014
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters A Brief Checklist on the Ethics of Cloud Computing - Cloud Computing 2013: Cut Through the Fluff & Tackle the Critical Stuff , Friday, May 10, 2013
The Grossman-Cormack Glossary of Technology-Assisted Review with Forward by John M. Facciola, U.S. Magistrate Judge - Electronic Discovery 2013 , Monday, September 23, 2013
Web Segment  Web Segment Technology Assisted Review, Predictive Coding and New Search Technologies - Electronic Discovery Institute 2013: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know , Tuesday, October 01, 2013
Responding to a Government Investigation - Government Investigations 2014: The Expanding Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response , Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Transcripts  Transcripts Technology Assisted Review, Predictive Coding and New Search Technologies - Technology Assisted Review, Predictive Coding and New Search Technologies , Tuesday, October 01, 2013
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Electronic Discovery Institute 2013: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know , Tuesday, October 08, 2013 , New York, NY
Government Investigations 2014: The Expanding Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response , Monday, April 07, 2014 , New York, NY
LiveSeminar  Live Seminar Cloud Computing 2013: Cut Through the Fluff & Tackle the Critical Stuff , Friday, May 10, 2013 , New York, NY
Electronic Discovery Institute 2013: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know , Tuesday, September 24, 2013 , New York, NY
Government Investigations 2014: The Expanding Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response , Monday, March 24, 2014 , New York, NY
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