Aravind Swaminathan Honored as a 2018 Rainmaker by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association

Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA)

Congratulations to Orrick partner Aravind Swaminathan, who has been named a 2018 Rainmaker by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA). MCCA’s Annual List of Rainmakers honors exceptional diverse lawyers whose business acumen, passion and dedication to proactive client development has set them apart as leaders in the legal profession.

Aravind is the Global Co-head of Orrick’s Cyber, Privacy & Data Innovation Practice.  As a strategic cybersecurity advisor, Aravind collaborates with clients to proactively plan for a crisis and develop strategies to protect their business and brand. He guides organizations from large public company financial institutions to start-up technology companies to critical infrastructure providers through incidents, and develops business- and brand-centric tactics to mitigate and manage risk. He has directed more than 150 cybersecurity and data breach investigations, including those with national security implications. With extensive trial and litigation experience, he also defends his clients when cyber, privacy, and payments issues lead to regulatory investigations by the SEC, DOJ, FTC, and state Attorneys General and other litigation, including class action litigation and shareholder derivative suits.