Adam Cohen
Adjunct Professor of Law

Fordham University School of Law
140 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023
Telephone: (212) 841-9393

Job Experience

Adam Cohen is a senior managing director in FTI’s Technology practice and is based in New York. Adam has assisted some of the largest and best known companies in the world with electronic discovery and electronic information management compliance.  His practice focuses on proactive implementation of systems, policies and procedures to reduce the risk and cost inherent in managing electronic information.

Prior to joining FTI, Adam was a litigation partner at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, where he represented major corporate clients in complex litigation involving computer and Internet-related issues. He is co-author (with Weil partner, David J. Lender) of the annually updated treatise Electronic Discovery:  Law and Practice (Wolters Kluwer Publishers), which already has been cited as authority in several landmark electronic discovery opinions by Federal Courts (including Zubulake v. UBS Warburg and Lorraine v. Markel).

Adam is also the co-author of the recently published ESI Handbook:  Sources, Technology and Process (Wolters Kluwer Publishers).  He teaches an Electronic Discovery course at Rutgers Law School, and is a faculty member of both the Georgetown Academy for Electronic Discovery and the Georgetown Advanced E-Discovery Institute.  Adam is also a member of the Sedona Conference working group on electronic discovery and co-chairs the New York State Bar Association’s electronic discovery committee.


B.A. from Wesleyan University

J.D. from Duke University School of Law