Norton Rose Fulbright’s global and US cybersecurity leaders named to 2024 “Incident Response 50” list by Cybersecurity Docket

United States Press release - Recognition April 2024

Norton Rose Fulbright Global Head of Cybersecurity and Privacy Chris Cwalina (Washington, DC) and US Head of Cybersecurity Will Daugherty (Houston) have been named as two of the top 50 data breach response lawyers by Cybersecurity Docket.

Cwalina and Daugherty were recognized on the 2024 “Incident Response 50” list for advising companies worldwide on the complicated, high-stakes matters associated with data security incidents, ransomware and cyberattacks. The annual list is based on nominations, peer input and editorial research.

The firm’s cybersecurity and privacy group consists of more than 90 practitioners across the globe providing around the clock incident response service. 

Cwalina concentrates his practice on cybersecurity program development, with a focus on complex cybersecurity attack and data breach investigations. Since the inception of state breach notification statutes, Cwalina has helped companies respond to countless cybersecurity events, incidents and data breaches on an international scale. He has been recognized by Cybersecurity Docket on the Incident Response list since 2019.

A leader in data protection and privacy, Daugherty counsels clients on managing risks associated with data and technology. In addition to leading organizations through data security incidents, this includes assessing organizations' security postures, developing information security programs, privacy and cybersecurity training for boards, executives and employees, privacy compliance and incident response preparedness.

Cybersecurity Docket presents conferences, webcasts and events primarily focused on cybersecurity, data breach and incident response for legal, consulting and compliance professionals.


Global Head of Cybersecurity and Privacy
Head of Cybersecurity, United States