Kimberly Kiefer Peretti
Kim Peretti is a partner with Alston & Bird’s White Collar Crime Group and co-chair of our Security Incident Management and Response Team. Peretti is also a former director of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ cyber forensic service practice and a former senior litigator for the Department of Justice’s Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section. She focuses her practice on managing complex, technical electronic investigations and responses, often resulting from cyber intrusions and data breaches. She also services a wide range of clients in matters of cybersecurity; privacy; financial crime, fraud and regulation; payment systems compliance and risk mitigation; economic espionage; and intellectual property theft.
While at the Department of Justice, Kim led several benchmark cybercrime investigations and prosecutions, including the prosecution of the infamous TJX hacker Albert Gonzalez, currently serving 20 years in prison for his role in the largest hacking and identity theft case ever prosecuted by the department.