Harvey Rishikof

Director/Convening Authority/Chair, American Bar Association

Harvey Rishikof is Director and Convening Authority for the DoD Office of Military Commission. Formally a Senior Counsel in Crowell & Moring’s Privacy & Cybersecurity and Government Contracts groups in Washington, DC, he was Dean of Faculty, National War College at the National Defense University. He is Chair of the American Bar Association Advisory Standing Committee on Law and National Security and a Co-Chair of the ABA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force. A member of the Council on Foreign Relations, he has held multiple government positions, most recently as Senior Policy Advisor to the National Counterintelligence Executive (NCIX). He has also served at the FBI focusing on national security and as liaison to the Office of the Attorney General at the Department of Justice.