Tom O'Connor
Committee Chair

Upcoming Events:

The Nerd Depo: A 30(b) (6) To Discover The Location and Availability of ESI
{1 hour of CLE} 

How to prepare for the deposition of a 30(b )( 6) witness who is the IT Director or other technical expert employee of your opponent. In addition to discussing tips and techniques for examining a reluctant and/or hostile witness, we will have a role paying exercise with Chris Ralston doing the examination and Tom O'Connor portraying the uncooperative witness. 

Speakers: Christopher K. Ralston, Phelps Dunbar
Tom O'Connor, Gulf Coast Legal Technology Center

June 12, 2019

Noon - 1 p.m.

NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

CLE: 1 hour of CLE Credit

NOBA Member: $35.00; Non-NOBA Member: $55.00


  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Briana Nelms
  3. Mail payment to the NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  4. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here 

Please note, payment is expected before the start of the program in order to attend. Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. There are no refunds for no shows.

Recent Events:

On March 15, 2018, the Committee hosted "E-Discovery Simplified & How Your Clients Benefit From Cooperating With Difficult Opposing Counsel CLE" with speakers Mark R. Beebe, Adams and Reese LLP, and Nick Mole, Litigation Support Specialist at Adams and Reese LLP.


Committee Blog:

February 2019: 
Will Lawyers Ever Embrace Technology In eDiscovery?
December 2017: Relying on keyword search for e-discovery? It may harm your case: important pitfalls and how to escape them.

The E-Discovery Committee was newly formed in 2016. For those interested in joining please contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453. For questions about the committee please email Andrew Lee.