Locke Lord has been recognized as one of the leading cybersecurity law firms by corporate counsel in the “BTI Law Firms Best at Cybersecurity 2017: Corporate Counsel Rank the Law Firms Leading the Charge on Change” report. Published by BTI Consulting Group, the report states that cybersecurity and data privacy are “the fastest growing segment of outside counsel spending, and the biggest issue keeping clients awake at night.” The results of the BTI survey derived from 324 in-depth telephone interviews with leading legal decision makers between February and August 2016.
With a range of backgrounds in financial services, insurance, retail, health care, energy, intellectual property and litigation (among others), Locke Lord’s Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group provides advice that takes into account the standards and practices of the industries and legal frameworks in which its clients operate, as well as laws and regulations of countries on a worldwide basis. With a history of rankings by various institutions, the Firm’s Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group was recognized in 2016 as leaders in the field by both Chambers Global and Legal 500. The team is also a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).
Law360 published an article discussing the report, which you can view here (subscription may be required). BTI Consulting Group also published a post on the leading cybersecurity law firms on its blog, The Mad Clientist, which you can view here.