Mullen Coughlin, Cybersecurity & Data Privacy

Cybersecurity & Data Privacy

Mullen Coughlin LLC is a law firm uniquely dedicated exclusively to representing organizations facing data privacy events, information security incidents, and the need to address these risks before a crisis hits. Founded by John Mullen, Jennifer Coughlin, Jim Prendergast, and Chris DiIenno, our team of accessible and motivated attorneys have handled thousands of events and possess experience and talent in data breach response, regulatory investigation defense, pre-breach planning and compliance, and privacy litigation defense unmatched in the industry.

Meet Our Team

  • Richard J. Aponte-Boyd Partner
    (267) 930-4888

    Richard Aponte-Boyd focuses his practice on data privacy, network security and incident response. Working with clients in all industry sectors, […]

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  • Elizabeth Dill Partner
    (267) 930-5327

    Elizabeth (Liz) Dill, CIPP/US is a Partner at Mullen Coughlin. She focuses her practice on counseling and representing clients in […]

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  • Kevin E. Dolan Partner
    (267) 930-4861

    Kevin E. Dolan is a Partner at Mullen Coughlin and an experienced data privacy and incident response attorney. He focuses […]

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  • E Finn Edward J. Finn Partner
    (267) 930-4776

    Ed Finn assists clients with ensuring compliance with a wide variety of data privacy rules, statutes and regulations, including the […]

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  • B Fox Brian F. Fox Partner
    (267) 930-4777

    Brian Fox focuses his practice on privacy and data security matters, helping clients navigate the various state, federal and international laws that govern the protection of data. When a privacy event occurs, he assists clients with locating the source of the breach, identifies affected individuals and prepares the legally required notice to individuals and regulatory officials.

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  • A Freind Angelina W. Freind Partner
    (267) 930-4782

    Angelina Freind is a Partner with Mullen Coughlin, LLC. Ms. Freind assists clients with the preparation for and response to data security incidents.

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  • Paulyne Gardner Partner
    (267) 930-2098

    As a Partner in Mullen Coughlin’s Litigation practice, Paulyne handles all aspects of data privacy and security class actions, third-party […]

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  • Amanda Harvey Partner
    (267) 930-1697

    Amanda Harvey is a Partner at Mullen Coughlin and focuses her practice on providing organizations of all sizes and from […]

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  • Lynda Jensen Partner
    (267) 930-2303

    Lynda Jensen is a Partner at Mullen Coughlin and an experienced privacy, cybersecurity and incident response attorney. Ms. Jensen focuses […]

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  • Michael Jervis Partner
    (267) 930-4498

    Michael Jervis is a Partner at Mullen Coughlin. Mr. Jervis focuses his practice on assisting clients in preparing for, and […]

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Firm News & Events

Mullen Coughlin Participates in 2022 NetDiligence Philadelphia Cyber Risk Summit

Mullen Coughlin is proud to sponsor the 2022 NetDiligence Cyber Risk Summit in Philadelphia from June 1-3, where Partner Jennifer Coughlin will serve as Conference Chair.

At this year’s Summit, Jennifer presents the “2022 Claims & Losses Update” plenary session on Thursday, June 2. This premier panel provides attendees with a review of the 2021 NetDiligence Cyber Claims Study, along with a cyber claims forecast looking into 2022 and 2023.

The Philadelphia Cyber Risk Summit is the premier east coast cyber event focused on bringing together the cyber industry from around the globe. For more information about the Philadelphia Cyber Risk Summit, please visit NetDiligence’s event page.

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Cyber Resiliency – Navigating a Cyber Breach

As part of the Iowa Medical Group Management Association’s (IMGMA) 2022 Spring Conference, Partner Alexandra Belton joins TrueNorth Companies’ Aaron Voss for the general session “Cyber Resiliency – Navigating a Cyber Breach” on May 5.

Alex has a deep understanding of the daunting risks faced by healthcare organizations related to the use of technology and data.  She provides insights into the most common types of cyber attacks on healthcare organizations and provides best practices they can use to defend themselves from being compromised.

The IMGMA is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing healthcare/medical groups with effective and efficient healthcare management practices. The IMGMA Spring Conference offers dynamic education, new ideas and the inspiration needed to be a successful leader. Learn more here.

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The Cyber Threat Landscape: Being Prepared for a Cyber Attack

For Part II of Deerfield Health’s cyber education series, Partner Jennifer Coughlin joins the virtual panel, “The Cyber Threat Landscape: Being Prepared for a Cyber Attack,” on May 18. Jennifer is joined on the panel by Conner Strong & Buckelew’s Dan Brettler and Laura Kerns.

Designed for healthcare executives and management teams, this panel provides attendees with an understanding of the current cyber threat landscape and how best to prepare themselves should a data privacy and security attack occur within their organization. The discussion will include what occurs during and after a cyber incident; the role of Mullen Coughlin as “Breach Coach” and other incident response stakeholders; and how cyber insurance plays a part in the overall response and investigation into an incident.

This event is presented by Cure – Deerfield’s healthcare innovation campus in New York City – and is held virtually on May 18 from 3:30 pm-4:30 pm. Learn more and register on the Cure event website.

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