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Cynthia Carney Johnson

New York

Cynthia Carney Johnson

Cynthia Carney Johnson draws on 20 years of broad-based experience as a regulatory associate, e-discovery lawyer, and e-discovery project manager to help the firm's litigators and clients understand and meet their discovery demands and obligations. Cynthia advises on all aspects of electronic discovery, including case management; vendor management; document preservation, review, and production; and privilege. She has a certification in legal project management and is a Certified E-Discovery Specialist.

Cynthia is active in the firm's electronic information group and is a member of the Sedona Conference, the New York City Bar Association's E-Discovery Working Group, the Association of E-Discovery Specialists, and Women in E-Discovery.


Representative experience

Drafted protocol for privilege review of documents in large-scale litigation.

Worked with Bar Association Courts of Superior Jurisdiction Committee to draft memo on categorical privilege logs as chair of e-discovery subcommittee.

Education and admissions


  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 1992
  • B.A., Hunter College of The City University of New York, 1976


  • Member, Step Up - Nonprofit That Helps Girls From Under-Resourced Communities to Fulfill Their Potential
  • Member, The Sedona Conference
  • Member, Women in E-Discovery
  • Volunteer, Feerick Center for Social Justice, Legal Economic and Educational Advancement Project (LEEAP) - Access to Secondary and Higher Education
  • Volunteer, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Election Protection

Bar admissions and qualifications

  • New York

Court admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Supreme Court
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