John Binkley is a Director in the Privacy and Cybersecurity practice at Paul Hastings with over 20 years of experience in cybersecurity, privacy, governance, risk, compliance, and modeling. He is a key participant in helping to develop privacy and cyber security related solutions for Paul Hastings clients, and a frequent contributor to risk and compliance-related engagements.
Previously, Mr. Binkley served as the Chief Information Security Officer and the Data Privacy Officer at a leading risk management and cyber security firm. In this role, he was responsible for the safeguarding of highly sensitive security information for hundreds of clients and ensuring regulatory compliance, including privacy regulations such as GDPR, for multiple product offerings.
Additionally, Mr. Binkley has extensive experience delivering consulting services to a multitude of Fortune 100 companies and government agencies. As a consultant, Mr. Binkley provided services such as penetration testing/ red teaming, risk assessments, ISO/ NIST gaps analysis, incident response, supply chain security, policy and procedure development, mergers and acquisitions due diligence, open source intelligence, risk quantification and modeling, and enterprise risk management.
- University of Iowa, 1993
- Chair, Technology and Communications Commission for Leesburg, VA
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)