Cypersecurity: Tips and Best Practices for Lawyers – C01

The President’s Track

Session C: 1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

About the Program
Cyber incidents and data breaches are increasing in frequency and magnitude. Learn how to protect your firm and your clients. This panel of cybersecurity experts from the United States Department of Justice, the private sector, and private practice will discuss the current cyber threat landscape; best practices for minimizing cyber risk, managing incident response, and remediating data breaches; and tips for navigating the various legal, business, reputational, and other practical concerns that can arise following a significant cyber incident. 

 You Will Learn 

  • The latest threats and trends in cybersecurity and cybercrime 
  • Best practices for lawyers to prepare for, respond to, and remediate a cyber incident impacting your firm and/or your clients 
  • How victims can work with law enforcement to navigate business interruption, privilege, regulatory, reputational, and other concerns 

Stephen B. Reynolds, United States Department of Justice, Bridgeport  


Edward Chang, Travelers Insurance, Hartford 

Jed Davis, Day Pitney LLP, New York, NY 

Vanessa Richards, Assistant US Attorney, District of Connecticut, Bridgeport 


1.0 CLE Credits (CT: 1.0 General; NY:1.0 LPM )