Strategies for Securing Your Law Firm as Required by the ABA

Date: February 27 2020 CLE Credits: 1 General

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Rebroadcast - February 27, 2020

  • 11:00-12:00pm PST / 12:00-1:00pm MST / 1:00-2:00pm CST / 2:00-3:00pm EST

Course Description

This program was recorded on December 27, 2019

This recorded CLE webinar will discuss the constantly growing cyber risks and the increase in cyber-attacks hitting firms. Cybersecurity is in the news every day. Law firms,  universities, and large corporations  have all have been hit with a data breach and incurred serious loss. The reality is that law firms are prime targets for data breaches and this seminar examines if they will they suffer the same fate if hacked.
 
The panelists will offer practical cyber-threat information, guidance, and strategies for lawyers, law firm attorneys, in-house counsel, government attorneys, and public interest attorneys to apply to protect their own practice. Panelists will also suggest strategies law firms can utilize to manage and mitigate the cyber risks that range from simple to complex tools and technologies.



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  • Daniel Garrie
    Daniel Garrie is the founder and managing partner at Law & Forensics. Daniel is paving the way when it comes to 2018’s most pressing cyber security, forensic, and legal issues. Daniel, one of the most sought-after computer forensic experts and special masters, cyber mediators, and forensic neutrals with JAMS. Judges and attorneys laud his reports for their clarity, focus, and ability to help parties settle even the most complex disputes. Mr. Garrie has garnered a national reputation for his experience at the intersection of technology and the law and is as comfortable talking with entrepreneurs, IT professionals, and developers as he is with lawyers and judges.

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    Daniel Silver
    Daniel Silver focuses on regulatory enforcement and white collar criminal defense matters. Dan represents individuals, investment funds, banks and other corporate entities in matters before the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and other federal and state enforcement agencies. Dan also counsels clients on risk mitigation strategies with respect to cybersecurity, anti-corruption, sanctions and anti-money laundering issues. Prior to joining Clifford Chance, Dan spent ten years as a federal prosecutor, serving in several senior leadership positions and as Chief of the National Security and Cybercrime Section within the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York. In the U.S. Attorney's Office, Dan supervised a team of more than one hundred federal prosecutors, personally led complex cross-border investigations, conducted more than a dozen jury trials, and argued numerous appeals.

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    Mark Mermelstein
    Mark Mermelstein, a trial lawyer with more than 20 first-chair trials, specializes in white collar criminal defense and complex litigation, particularly in technology-related matters. He also handles Cybersecurity, Privacy, Litigation and Enforcement matters. Mark focuses his work representing corporations and individuals facing allegations of securities fraud, healthcare fraud, environmental crimes, violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the False Claims Act, mail/wire fraud, and embezzlement.

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      • 1 General Credit
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    1. Overview of Cyber Threats to Law Firms
    2. Recent Law Firm Data Breaches
    3. Best Practices for Securing Your Firm

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