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Steven Teppler

Steven Teppler

Adjunct Professor of Law


Adjunct Professor Teppler is currently a Partner at Abbott Law Group, PA in Jacksonville, Florida, where he leads the firm’s electronic discovery and technology based litigation practice and frequently co-counsels with other attorneys on electronic discovery issues. He has practiced law since 1981 and is admitted to the bars of New York, the District of Columbia, Florida, and Illinois. Additionally, he is admitted into the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Second, Eleventh, and District of Columbia Circuits, as well the United States Supreme Court.

Adjunct Professor Teppler’s practice focus is on electronic discovery, including production, preservation, and spoliation matters, and he advises clients about risk, liability, and compliance issues unique to information governance. His experience includes Federal and state court litigation matters, both against and on behalf of Fortune 500 companies, as well as probate and family law disputes where electronic discovery is critically implicated.

Adjunct Professor Teppler is an active member of the national and state bar associations, and he holds six patents in the field of content authentication and is the founder and CEO of a content authentication provider. He's an adjunct professor at the Ave Maria School of Law, teaching electronic discovery, and he also lectures nationwide on evolving theories of information governance and electronic discovery.