2016 Mid-Year Cybersecurity and Data Protection Legal Summit

Conference Chair:

Jones Day is a global law firm with 41 offices in major centers of business and finance throughout the world. Its unique governance system fosters an unparalleled level of integration and contributes to its perennial ranking as among the best in the world in client service. Jones Day provides significant legal representation for almost half of the Fortune 500, Fortune Global 500, and FT Global 500.


BDO’s Technology Advisory practice helps organizations stay prepared and protected by implementing effective cybersecurity strategies that mitigate the impact of cyberattacks. We conduct risk assessments, develop cybersecurity programs and governance, including controls optimization, and perform digital forensics and cyber investigations in response to data breach incidents should they occur. We also help organizations evaluate cyber insurance coverage and calculate losses that may result from a breach. 

Our cyber solutions:  

  • Assess: Conduct comprehensive security risk assessments to evaluate protection criteria for organizations’ digital assets, including supply chain risk
  • Protect: Implement cybersecurity strategy, program and governance to mitigate risk and optimize data protection and access/entitlement controls, while managing data privacy 
  • Detect: Respond rapidly to data breaches or cyberattacks, employing digital forensics and investigative capabilities to identify the cause of an attack and remediate
  • Insure – Evaluate cyber insurance coverage, review claim files and calculate losses resulting from data breach incidents 

Our professionals come from a diverse range of backgrounds, including both experienced IT and operations professionals and consultants who have successful track records in designing and implementing complex global cybersecurity programs. We work closely with clients to deliver sustainable results through customized solutions scaled to meet their unique business objectives.

Harris Beach is among the country’s top law firms as ranked by The National Law Journal.  

Harris Beach helps clients protect their digital assets and business interests through a full range of data privacy and cybersecurity services – from compliance counseling and legal risk assessments to defense in litigation and regulatory investigations arising from data breaches. Our specialty team of skilled attorneys, and information security and communications management professionals leverage their vast experience with highly regulated industries to provide the strategic counsel and guidance organizations need to manage the potentially devastating legal, financial, operational and reputational risks associated with the theft or compromise of personal information regarding their customers or employees.

Harris Beach clients include Fortune 500 corporations, privately-held companies, emerging businesses, public sector entities, not-for-profit organizations and individuals. Principal industries we represent include education, energy, financial institutions and capital markets, food and beverage, health care, insurance, manufacturing, medical and life sciences, real estate developers, science and technology, and state and local governments and authorities. 

Sponsorship Opportunities are Available!
Contact Al Liberty at aliberty@alm.com or 212-457-9486 for information

Media Partners: