David G. Ries

Clark Hill PLC

David G. Ries
Clark Hill PLC, Pittsburgh, PA

Dave Ries is of counsel in the Pittsburgh, PA office of Clark Hill PLC, where he practices in the areas of environmental, technology, and data protection law and litigation. For over 20 years, he has increasingly focused on cybersecurity, privacy, and information governance. He has used computers in his practice since the early 1980s and since then has strongly encouraged attorneys to embrace technology – in appropriate and secure ways.

Dave frequently speaks and writes nationally on legal ethics, technology, and technology law topics. He is a coauthor of Locked Down: Practical Information Security for Lawyers, Second Ed. (ABA 2016) and Encryption Made Simple for Lawyers (ABA 2015). He served on the ABA TECHSHOW Planning Board from 2005 through 2008 and is a member of the ABA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force, InfraGard’s Legal Industry Special Interest Group, and ILTA’s LegalSEC.

He can be contacted at 412-394-7787 or dries@ClarkHill.com.

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