As an attorney and former crypto engineer, I approach cybersecurity and privacy from all angles; I don't just talk the talk – I also walk the walk.
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Randy V. Sabett, CISSP, is vice chair of Cooley’s privacy & data protection (PDP) practice group. He counsels clients on a wide range of cutting-edge cybersecurity, privacy, IT licensing and intellectual property issues. Randy helps clients develop strategies to protect their information, including advising companies on developing and maintaining appropriate internal controls to meet privacy and cybersecurity requirements. He also drafts and negotiates a wide variety of technology transaction agreements. Having previously served as an in-house counsel to a Silicon Valley startup, Randy employs a pragmatic approach when structuring and negotiating such agreements. He has also counseled numerous clients on a variety of data breach scenarios, including running incident response for major commercial retailers, large financial institutions, on-line service providers, and health care organizations.
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University of Baltimore School of LawJD, 1996
Syracuse UniversityBS, 1985
District of Columbia
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
New Cybersecurity Rules for Financial Institutions
October 11, 2016
FCC Chairman Proposes Final Privacy Rules
October 6, 2016
FTC: Beware of Ransomware
September 22, 2016
International Association of Privacy Professionals
American Bar Association - Section of Science and Technology Law
Georgetown Cybersecurity Law Institute
Information Systems Security Association
Chambers USA: Privacy and Data Security (2007-present)
Law360 "Privacy Group of the Year"
Legal 500 US: Technology – Data Protection and Privacy (2016) and Media, Technology and Telecoms – Technology Transactions (2015)
Information Systems Security Association: Information Security Professional of the Year (2013)
Washingtonian Magazine: Top Lawyer in Cybersecurity
The American Lawyer's IP Law & Business magazine: Top 50 Under 45
International Who's Who of Business Lawyers
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