Honors & Presentations
- Selected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, 2021.
- Selected for inclusion in 2022 Massachusetts Super Lawyers.
- Assistant Attorney General’s Exceptional Service Award in 2014 for work on the successful prosecution of former Congressman Richard Renzi. Won landmark legislative immunity decision on appeal in United States v. Renzi, 651 F.3d 1012 (9th Cir. 2011).
- 2006 Assistant Attorney General’s Award for Intra-Division Cooperation on prosecution of defendants convicted of interfering with 2002 general election get-out-the-vote efforts in New Hampshire.
- 1998 Director’s Award for Superior Performance as an Assistant United States Attorney.
- Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent* peer-review rating
- Panel discussion on “Data Privacy and Security for Attorneys And Law Firms,” Social Law Library, Boston, March 2, 2021.
- Massachusetts Bar Association, 16th Annual In-House Counsel Conference at Bentley University: “Controlling Data Security Risks & Management of a Data Breach,” January 31, 2019.
- Panel discussion on “The Science and Law of ESI and E-Discovery in Civil Cases,” Social Law Library, Boston, June 18, 2019.
- “Staying Out of Prison – Understanding the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act,” Amherst Security Group, June 13, 2018.
- Massachusetts Bar Association, Lifecycle of a Business Part II: Cyber Security, “Cyber Security Concerns for Businesses,” April 27, 2017.
- Massachusetts Bar Association, 14th Annual In-House Counsel Conference: What Keeps Counsel Up at Night, “Cyber Attacks on Business,” December 1, 2016.
- Massachusetts Bar Association, Lifecycle of a Business Part III: Intellectual Property and Data Security and Privacy, “Federal Computer Crime and Privacy Statutes,” May 24, 2016.
- American Bar Association Section of International Law, Fall Meeting, Montreal 2015, “Data Privacy in Our Connected World: Examining Developments in Data Mining and Counter-Terrorism Efforts.”
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