Martin Tully

Akerman LLP

Martin T. Tully is a litigation partner with Akerman LLP and co-chair of the firm’s Data Law Practice. He is a veteran trial lawyer with over 25 years of national experience representing companies and individuals in complex commercial litigation concerning a broad array of fields and industries.

Empowered by his commercial litigation practice, Martin is nationally recognized for his knowledge and experience in the fields of electronic discovery, information governance and data security/data privacy. His expertise helps clients to stay ahead of the curve in each of these fields with respect to developing law, technology, and best practices.

Martin advances thought-leadership in Data Law through his membership in the Sedona Conference Working Group 1 on Electronic Document Retention and Production, the Sedona Conference Working Group 11 on Data Security and Privacy Liability, the 7th Circuit E-Discovery Pilot Program, the ABA Section of Litigation, Privacy and Data Security Committee, and as a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). Martin has also published and presented extensively on the subjects of e-discovery, information governance, cybersecurity, and legal technology; has been recognized by Chambers USA, Nationwide, for Litigation: E-Discovery; and has been acknowledged by Who’s Who Legal as being “steps ahead of his competitors” and “widely regarded for his ‘superior knowledge’ of electronic discovery and information governance.”

My Sessions

Playing in the Big Leagues: E-Discovery in Large, Complex Litigation

You’re defending a case with terabytes of data, dozens of witnesses, and information stored on all sorts of obscure systems. How do you get started? Our E-Discovery experts will provide concrete, sophisticated recommendations on when to hire a vendor, use TAR or other analytics, hire contract attorneys, plan a budget to manage everything, and other […]