a non-profit dedicated to Resolving litigation challenges



Founded in November of 2006, The Electronic Discovery Institute (“EDI”) is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to education, leadership, service, advocacy and research at the intersection of law and technology. The EDI community comprises corporate counsel, private practitioners, judges, professors of law and science, consultants, technologists and experts. Each year our members gather at the EDI Leadership Summit to learn, teach and collaborate on emerging issues in law and technology - with a focus on discovery, information governance, cybersecurity, litigation and big data management.  We are a warm, collegial community united by our interest in these issues and our mutual respect.


Save the Date

The 8th Annual EDI Summit 

October 10-12, 2018 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida



Membership in the Electronic Discovery Institute is open to corporate counsel, private practitioners, judges, professors of law and science, consultants, technologists and experts of law. Members come from corporations, law firms, universities, colleges, professional schools, government, industry, and public and private research institutions. EDI also offers corporate membership to companies that support the purposes of the Institute. All EDI memberships are on a calendar year, from January to December.

The EDI Membership Program is the ultimate tool for practitioners to stay consistently engaged with the EDI community. The subscription package will offer an annual, flat-fee membership that provides access to EDI’s robust research initiatives, publications, educational opportunities and networking events. Stay up-to-date via quarterly newsletters, curated articles from industry thought leaders and receive hard copies of all new EDI publications, including the landmark Judges’ Guide to Discovery and Spoliation. 

As EDI’s mission continues to grow and its impact expands, the EDI Membership Program provides exclusive access and enticing benefits to any legal technology practitioner seeking to engage with the EDI constituency year-round.



EDI's Distance Learning Initiative

Online eDiscovery Training FOR ONLY $1



EDI's Mid-Year Meetings

The 2nd Annual EDI Spring Meeting


Toyota Headquarters | Plano, Texas

The 3rd Annual EDI Summer Meeting

WEDNESDAY | june 20, 2018

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP | New York, NY


The EDI Journal of eDiscovery, Privacy, Data Security and Governance



from July 1, 2008 to November 1, 2016

By David J. Kessler, Andrea D’Ambra and Alex Altman

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Click here to view the editorial policies and resources of the upcoming EDI Journal