April 15, 2015 – Visiting Assistant Professor Kristen Eichensehr was quoted in a Los Angeles Business Journal article about the surge in corporate spending on cybersecurity and data privacy legal services in the wake of a series of major corporate computer breaches.
Yet despite the demand for more legal services, firms are struggling to find qualified attorneys, said Kristen Eichensehr, a professor of cybersecurity law at UCLA’s School of Law.
“It makes sense to start preparing students for cybersecurity practices,” she said. “Businesses need lawyers who know about data breach law and other cybersecurity issues on a daily basis.”
Read the article.