Faculty: Kimberly Kiefer Peretti

Kim PerretiKimberly (Kim) Kiefer Peretti is a partner in Alston & Bird’s Litigation & Trial Practice Group and co-chair of its Cybersecurity Preparedness & Response Team. Ms. Peretti is also a former director of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ cyber forensic service practice and a former senior litigator for the Department of Justice’s Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section. She focuses her practice on managing complex, technical electronic investigations and responses, often resulting from cyber intrusions and data breaches. She also services a wide range of clients in matters of cybersecurity; privacy; financial crime; fraud and regulation; payment systems compliance and risk mitigation; economic espionage; and intellectual property theft. Kim is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

While at the Department of Justice, Kim led several benchmark cybercrime investigations and prosecutions, including the prosecution of the infamous TJX hacker Albert Gonzalez, currently serving 20 years in prison for his role in the largest hacking and identity theft case ever prosecuted by the department.

Kim is regularly quoted in the media and is a frequent keynote speaker and lecturer. She was featured in both a New York Times Magazine cover story and a CNBC documentary for her role in the prosecution of Gonzalez, has appeared on MSNBC, Fox, Bloomberg, and Wall Street Journal Live, and has been recognized as an information security “industry pioneer” by SC Magazine. Kim was honored with the 2015 Burton Award for Legal Achievement for co-authoring “Cybersecurity: What Directors Need to Know in an Era of Increased Scrutiny.”

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When: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
7:00 am - 8:00 am (breakfast & registration)
8:00 am - 5:00 pm (followed by cocktail party)
Where: Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Ave, NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
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