Richard Clarke to Keynote ABA Law and National Security Luncheon

Presidential counter-terrorism expert offers insider view of cyber threats and defense

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 14, 2010 — What are the “Three Challenges of Cybersecurity?” Counter-terrorism expert Richard Clarke will share his answer at the _ Standing Committee on Law and National Security luncheon, Oct. 22.

Clarke worked for the State Department during Ronald Reagan’s presidency and was appointed by President George H.W. Bush to chair the Counter-terrorism Security Group. He served as a counter-terrorism advisor to President Bill Clinton and President George W. Bush, and is the author of Cyber War: The Next Threat to National Security and What to Do About It.

Richard Clarke
Partner, Good Harbor Consulting; counter-terrorism expert and former presidential advisor.

Standing Committee on Law and National Security luncheon
Sponsored by the ABA Standing Committee on Law & National Security

Oct. 22
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (remarks begin 12:50 p.m.)
Where: Army and Navy Club
901 17th Street NW
Washington, DC

For media credentialing, please contact Kristin Loiacono at .  There is no charge for media to attend this event.

With nearly 400,000 members, the _ is the largest voluntary professional membership organization in the world.  As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.

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