Jason Straight, Chief Privacy Officer/SVP Cyber Risk Solutions, UnitedLex
Jason is Senior Vice President and Chief Privacy Officer at UnitedLex. In this role, Jason manages the company’s internal privacy program and leads the UnitedLex Cyber Risk Solutions practice. Jason has managed dozens of cyber security investigations and data breach events for clients in a wide variety of industries and settings. As a recognized expert in his field, Jason is a frequent speaker and author on topics relating to cyber security, privacy, data risk management and data breach response.
Before joining UnitedLex, Jason was a managing director in Kroll, Inc.’s Cyber Investigations Practice where he advised clients in a wide variety of areas including data breach response, data privacy, computer forensics and data risk management. Prior to that, Jason held numerous positions at Kroll Ontrack, Inc. and was a member of the company’s executive team where, among other things, he led and managed the development of the company’s incident response and cyber investigations practice. Jason began his legal career as an associate in the New York office of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, LLP.
Jason is admitted to practice law in New York State and is a member of the American Bar Association, where he is a member of the Science & Technology Law Section, and the New York City Bar Association, where he is a member of the Information Technology Law Committee, and the Task Force on National Security and the Law. He is also an active member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).