How to Protect Your Firm from Cyberattacks

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Recorded On: 05/05/2021

Law firms need to orchestrate various security layers to protect themselves from malicious actors. Listen in to learn about the risks, threats and vulnerabilities the legal industry faces, as well as common myths about cyberattacks.


  • Recognize how to properly secure your firm following the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework.
  • Identify who the threat actors are, along with their objectives and goals, to know what assets to protect and why.
  • Explain layered security, different security controls, the onion model and how they all correlate with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
  • Prepare for cyberattacks and evaluate the security layers you currently have in place.

 Level: Intermediate

$29 for members and $79 for nonmembers


Recorded 05/05/2021
Recorded 05/05/2021
1.00 hour CE credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 hour CE credit  |  Certificate available

Tom Kirkham

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

IronTech Security

Tom Kirkham is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of IronTech Security, which provides cybersecurity defense systems. He focuses on educating and encouraging organizations to establish a security-first environment with cybersecurity training programs for all workers to prevent successful attacks. Kirkham brings more than three decades of software design, network administration, computer security and cybersecurity knowledge to organizations throughout the country. He has received multiple software design awards and has founded other acclaimed technology businesses. 

60 Minutes

CLM App Management Category: Operations Management

CLM Recertification Eligible: Yes

HRCI: General Credit 551107

SHRM: Consultation 

SHRM: Activity 21-FHGUS

SHRM Learning Format: Instructor-Led Activity 

CLE: Participatory Credit