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Sean Hoar to Join SANS Webinar on Cyber Insurance Claims

Portland, Ore. (July 28, 2021) – Portland Partner Sean Hoar will join a panel discussion on cyber insurance and its role in transferring the financial burden of an incident on Friday, July 30 at 3:30 p.m. ET. Hosted by SANS Institute, a cybersecurity education organization, Mr. Hoar will be joined by digital security forensics specialists and leadership in a webcast titled “The Front Lines of Cyber Insurance Claims.”  

The conversation will focus on the prominence of cyber insurance in light of the increasing frequency and severity of ransomware, with the goal of providing participants with an understanding of what they can do to avoid common pitfalls when insurance becomes a part of the cybersecurity equation. Lewis Brisbois is a proud sponsor of the event. 

Mr. Hoar is chair of the Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice. He has extensive experience managing responses to digital crises and effectively marshaling resources to contain and remediate information security incidents. He served as the lead cyber attorney for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Oregon, and has worked closely with the Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section in Washington D.C. Mr. Hoar is a frequent speaker and writer on emerging cybersecurity issues and regular contributor to Lewis Brisbois' Digital Insights blog.

Learn more and register for the SANS webcast here.  


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