Daily News: June 5, 2019

A&M Expands Cybersecurity and Forensic Technology Team


Alvarez & Marsal has expanded its cybersecurity and forensic technology offerings with the appointments of Rocco Grillo in New York, Ken Mendelson in Washington, D.C, Kevin Negangard in Chicago, and Robert DeCicco in Los Angeles as managing directors; and Vishal Oza, also in Los Angeles, as senior director within the Disputes and Investigations practice.

The individual and collective expertise of these new team members enhance A&M’s cybersecurity and forensic technology offerings, particularly in providing proactive and reactive cybersecurity services.

Grillo specializes in cyber advisory and incident response forensic investigation services with a track record of advising executive management and board members on complex cybersecurity initiatives.

Mendelson is an expert on cybersecurity, digital forensic investigations and e-discovery, as well as the mitigation and monitoring of transactions involving foreign investment.

Negangard has extensive experience in providing clients advisory services in complex litigation and e-discovery support through forensic data collection, data processing and analysis.

DeCicco specializes in digital forensics, information security and incident response and is a testifying expert on multiple technology topics.

Oza specializes in high?tech investigations with nearly 15 years of experience in digital forensics, cybersecurity and expert witness services.

“Cybersecurity, privacy and proper data management are increasingly among the most critical issues facing companies today. Concurrently, managing rising instances of cyberattacks and security breaches, alongside an evolving regulatory environment, has become a priority for management and board members. Our expanded cybersecurity capabilities reflect our strategic imperative move to respond to marketplace demands facing our clients,” says Douglas Anderson, managing director and co-leader of Alvarez & Marsal’s Forensic Technology Services.