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Grayson Wells is an associate attorney in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. His practice focuses on business litigation and all matters related to cybersecurity, including incident response and potential liability assessment. Before becoming an attorney, Grayson spent almost thirteen years as a network engineer, both in the private sector and while serving in the U.S. Air Force.

For many, responding to an incident feels chaotic — questions swirling, uncertainties piling up, and no clear direction. Even when prepared with a well-rehearsed incident response plan, a data security incident places a company’s response team in a precarious situation of juggling numerous variables at once. In the chaos of determining whether a breach has

In an era where our lives are ever more intertwined with technology, the security of digital platforms is a matter of national concern. A recent large-scale cyberattack affecting several U.S. federal agencies and numerous other commercial organizations emphasizes the criticality of robust cybersecurity measures.

The Intrusion

On June 7, 2023, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security