Privacy, Cybersecurity + Critical Infrastructure


Based in North Carolina’s Research Triangle, this practice group serves domestic, foreign, and multinational clients in infrastructure sectors that are vital to global economic life. Our team helps individuals and businesses of all sizes plan and implement strategies to manage cyber risks, anticipate and respond to physical and cybersecurity incidents, work with government regulators, and conduct business seamlessly in the global marketplace.

Services + Solutions

Privacy

  • Data breach notification
  • Compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation
  • Compliance with U.S. and state privacy laws

Cybersecurity

  • Compliance with government contracting requirements
  • Advice to cyber operators, corporate officers, and boards on cyber activities and security breaches

Critical Infrastructure

  • Filings and compliance with federal and state critical infrastructure regulators
  • Defend against regulatory enforcement actions

General

  • Investigations and civil suits
  • Review, draft, and rehearse policies and plans

Experience + Capabilities

  • FH+H attorneys have experience drafting U.S. legislation, regulations, and critical infrastructure policies
  • Our team includes a Certified Information Privacy Professional, U.S. Private Sector (CIPP/US)
  • Our team includes former senior U.S. government attorneys addressing cybersecurity, telecommunications, chemical, nuclear energy, and other infrastructure sector issues
  • Our team includes a legal advisor to intelligence, law enforcement, and cybersecurity operations teams
  • Our team includes a member of a National Academies Committee studying Improvised Explosive Devices
  • Our team includes a professor of cybersecurity and national security who has authored numerous law review articles

Successes + Clients

Note: Case results depend on a variety of unique factors, and do not guarantee or predict similar results for future cases. 

  • Working with a cyber forensics team, FH+H attorneys helped a company identify a data breach and notify victims and attorneys general in three states
  • FH+H attorneys helped a government contractor investigate an insider threat
  • FH+H attorneys advised the board of a government contractor on strategic cyber risk management objectives
  • FH+H attorneys helped a foreign company establish a contract to provide cybersecurity services to a large regional content provider
  • FH+H attorneys helped a government contractor determine the appropriate Commerce Department export classification of encryption software and tools
  • FH+H attorneys helped a government contractor assess data aggregation TTPs, privacy, and cyber operations implications 

To learn more about how FH+H lawyers can help with your Government Investigations please contact one of our professionals.