The recent revelation of the “Panama Papers” showed that cyber attacks of law firms is a real and growing problem for law firms large and small. This course examines why law firms are targeted for such cyber attacks and delves into how and why hackers are looking at law firms as a “treasure trove” for information, whether it be insider information or simply information to embarrass a client. Evaluating the risk within your own practice is critical to managing that risk.
Dmitri Hubbard is the General Counsel of Blue Dragon Asia, a Legal and Compliance Solutions Company that specializes in legal, employment and HR issues in Asia. He is a qualified Barrister and Solicitor and is a prolific author and speaker on a variety of legal topics. Mr. Hubbard has also worked at Lexis Nexis and was a M&A lawyer at Lovells in London before coming to Hong Kong. Mr. Hubbard is an expert witness in data mapping, forensics and evidence management and has also served as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Chinese University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong and City University of Hong Kong.