Partner, Duane Morris LLPJoseph M. Burton is a Partner in the San Francisco Office of Duane Morris LLP. He is a nationally recognized legal expert in the areas of Information Security and Cyber-fraud. He counsels individuals and businesses regarding their rights and responsibilities, concerning the security of digital information. He advises concerning the prevention, detection, and response to data breach and cyber-fraud incidents; and compliance with statutory, regulatory, and contractual security and privacy requirements. His practice involves both criminal defense and civil litigation matters. He is a former Asst. U.S. Attorney and Chief of the Silicon Valley Office for the Northern District of California, where he supervised and handled several pioneering high technology investigations and prosecutions.