Greg Silberman advises emerging and industry leading companies on privacy, information security, and intellectual property issues, including evaluating and managing privacy and security risks associated with information technologies and compliance with applicable international, federal, and state laws and regulations. He regularly assists clients in developing and implementing policies and procedures for privacy and information security, cross-border transfers of data and data retention, as well as structuring and negotiating technology development, licensing, and data services agreements.
Greg has extensive experience counseling clients on their use of open source software, cloud computing, outsourcing, cryptography, mobile/social computing, big data, payment systems, biometrics, and location-based services. He also advises clients in relation to incident and breach response, proactive cyber-readiness, active defense, disaster recovery, and business continuity. His background in electrical engineering and computer science enable him to work closely with technical and security personnel to develop solutions that work for his clients and to respond quickly to technically complex environments when there has been an incident.
As part of counseling clients on intellectual property protection, Greg often advises clients during the development of new products and services on the implementation of privacy and information security controls in order to protect and preserve the usability of data and in anticipation of compliance obligations. In this capacity he has advised companies on the development of technology for use in health care, financial services, aerospace and defense, interactive entertainment, consumer electronics, advertising, and physical/information security.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Greg served as intellectual property counsel at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California.
Riverside invests in Soothe
U.S.-based coaching and mentoring company receives advice on corporate compliance policies
Hitachi Data Systems acquires Pentaho
Honors & Distinctions
Member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals and the CISO Executive Network
Certified Computer Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)