Live Webcast: Ethics of Law Firm Cybersecurity in a Work-From-Home World Featured Event
Wednesday, June 09, 2021
Live Webcast: Ethics of Law Firm Cybersecurity in a Work-From-Home World
of Law Firm Cybersecurity in a Work-From-Home World
Law firm cybersecurity and the
ethics that surround that topic have evolved since COVID-19 changed the way in
which we practiced law. This webinar will give you current stats related to
cybersecurity since the pandemic began, discuss in depth the ethics rules
involved in cybersecurity in a work-from-home environment and offer practical
and budget-friendly tips for making this new environment secure.
In 2019, we were lecturing about the
security of law firm networks – now we also must consider the security of home
networks – and often, the use of home machines which are not protected by the
law firm network. Ethic rules require lawyers to take competent and reasonable
measures to secure their confidential data. What measures are reasonable during
a pandemic? How can law firms use policies, procedures and technology to shore
up their defenses? Feel free to ask questions of our veteran cybersecurity
This program qualifies for 1.0 MCLE Credit Hour, including 1.0 LEPR Credit Hour.
SC Supreme Court Commission on CLE Course #: 214337ADO
Sharon D. Nelson, Esq.
Sharon D. Nelson, Esq., is the President of Sensei Enterprises, Inc., is a nationally-known digital forensics, managed information technology provider and managed cybersecurity firm in
Ms. Nelson is the author of the noted electronic
evidence blog, Ride the Lightning and
is a co-host of the Legal Talk Network podcast series called “The Digital Edge: Lawyers and Technology”
as well as “Digital Detectives.”
She is a
frequent author (eighteen books published by the ABA and hundreds of articles)
and speaker on legal technology, cybersecurity and electronic evidence topics.
She was the President of the Virginia State Bar June 2013 – June 2014 and a
past President of the Fairfax Law Foundation, and the Fairfax Bar Association.
She may be reached
John W. Simek
Mr. Simek is
the Vice President of Sensei Enterprises, Inc., is a nationally-known digital
forensics, managed information technology provider and managed cybersecurity
firm located in Fairfax, Virginia.
has a national reputation as a digital forensics technologist and has testified
as an expert witness throughout the United States. He holds a degree in
engineering from the United States Merchant Marine Academy and an MBA in
finance from Saint Joseph’s University.
holds the prestigious CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security
Professional) and the CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) certifications in addition
to multiple other technical certifications. He is a past chair of ABA TECHSHOW
and a co-host of the Legal Talk Network podcast Digital Detectives. He is a frequent author (eighteen books
published by the ABA and hundreds of articles) and speaker on legal technology,
cybersecurity and electronic evidence topics.
He may be
reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
frequently speaks and writes nationally on legal ethics, technology, and
technology law topics. He is a coauthor of Locked Down: Practical
Information Security for Lawyers, Second Ed. (ABA 2016) and Encryption
Made Simple for Lawyers (ABA 2015) and a contributing author to Information
Security and Privacy: A Legal, Business and Technical Handbook, Second Edition (American
Bar Association 2011). He served on the ABA TECHSHOW Planning Board from 2005
through 2008 and is a member of the ABA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force,
InfraGard’s Legal Cross-Sector Council, and ILTA’s LegalSEC.
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