Hon. Nan R. Nolan (Ret.) U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Nan R. Nolan was appointed a U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of Illinois in 1998. She began her legal career as a staff attorney for the Federal Defender Program in Chicago, and then worked in private practice where she gained extensive experience handling complex criminal cases. Judge Nolan has written a number of opinions involving discovery issues relating to electronic evidence and has participated in a number of seminars concerning electronic discovery.