Cyberattacks, data breaches, privacy incidents, and technology challenges have increased dramatically in recent years, making it critical for companies worldwide to understand the privacy-related legal risks they face in the course of doing business.
Sidley’s Privacy and Cybersecurity practice established itself over two decades ago as a leading source for privacy and cybersecurity advice. Practicing actively in this area since 1998, the group has been at the forefront of cyberlaw.
“Excellent practice recognized for its litigation strengths and compliance expertise, maintaining a respected incident response and data breach team.”
Chambers USA 2021, Nationwide: Privacy & Data Security – The Elite
Our group represents businesses in complex cybersecurity, privacy, and novel technology matters, as well as related regulatory, litigation, investigation, and law enforcement issues. Comprising more than 70 lawyers, the global team focuses on cutting-edge matters related to cybersecurity preparedness, confidential information and intellectual property, incident and data breach response, and privacy and data protection. From Fortune 100 corporations to emerging startups, our cyberlaw lawyers guide companies through data security crises of all sizes, and help them respond to rapidly evolving global threats to data assets.