Gabriel Taran

Assistant General Counsel for Cybersecurity, Department of Homeland Security

Gabriel Taran is the Assistant General Counsel for Cybersecurity at the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of General Counsel. Mr. Taran advises the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) on the full range of CISA's cybersecurity mission, including the deployment of technologies that protect federal Executive Branch systems, information sharing and incident response engagements with the private sector, and cybersecurity legislation pertaining to DHS authorities and information sharing. Before joining DHS in 2010, Mr. Taran held various legal positions and worked for five years as a computer programmer. Mr. Taran graduated from the University of Chicago Law School and Harvard University.