Angelina Freind is a Partner with Mullen Coughlin. Ms. Freind assists clients with the preparation for and response to data security incidents. After a data security incident has occurred, Ms. Freind aids clients by quickly addressing legal and factual issues including: determining the nature and scope of the intrusion; identifying the affected individuals and types of information involved; determining what state, federal and foreign laws drive the client’s notice requirements; and preparing legally compliant notices to affected individuals, regulators and other parties. In addition to developing incident response plans and satisfying statutory notice obligations, Ms. Freind also assists clients with regulatory investigations and inquiries and preparing appropriate policies and procedures for incident response.
Ms. Freind has extensive litigation experience, most recently as an Assistant District Attorney (ADA) with the Delaware County District Attorney’s (DA) Office. While serving as an ADA, Ms. Freind prosecuted a variety of criminal matters, including complex narcotics and homicide investigations. Ms. Freind draws on the skills acquired while managing a demanding, time-sensitive criminal docket in the DA’s office to quickly and effectively assist clients with security incident response.
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS & PRESENTATIONS
- “Cybersecurity: The Increasing Threats and What HR Needs to Know,” Tri-State HRMA 35th Annual Conference, Mt. Laurel, NJ, May 5, 2022
- “Handling an Email Compromise Matter,” Continuing Legal Education, Wayne, PA, July 11, 2018
- “Vendor Service Needs in Breach Response,” Continuing Legal Education, Wayne, PA, October 25, 2017