Robert D. Brownstone is the Technology & eDiscovery Counsel and Chair of the Electronic Information Management (EIM) Practice Group at Fenwick & West LLP, a national firm headquartered in Silicon Valley and with a special mission to provide full service to high tech and life sciences companies.  Bob advises clients on electronic discovery, EIM and “eWorkplace” policies, retention/destruction policies and protocols, information-security, data privacy and social-media rewards and risks.

A nationwide dynamic speaker and prolific writer and conference chair on many law-and-technology issues, Bob is frequently quoted in the press on electronic information.  Since 2009, Bob has taught more than ten Electronic Discovery Law & Process law school courses at the University of San Francisco (USF), Brooklyn, Santa Clara University and University of Puerto Rico schools of law.

Now in his 30th year as a lawyer and 17th year at Fenwick & West, Bob is a member of multiple state bars and serves on the Advisory Board of the National Employment Law Institute (NELI).  To learn more, see Bob’s full bio and extensive bibliography.