Christopher Ott

Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine

Christopher A. Ott, CIPP/US, advises industry-leading organizations in sensitive cyber-incidents, government Ott led some of the largest white-collar investigations in United States Department of Justice (DOJ) history, won dozens of trials as a first-chair litigator and spearheaded some of the DOJ’s first successful cyber-investigations. While with the DOJ, Ott investigated and charged the first insider trading case based upon hacked information. Ott also investigated and charged the largest data breach in history: the hacks of Yahoo by Russian intelligence operatives, which resulted in the loss of more than a billion customers’ personally identifiable information to a foreign intelligence organization.