Mona Sedky

Senior Trial Attorney, US Department of Justice Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section

As a federal prosecutor for over a decade, Mona Sedky has prosecuted a wide variety of cybercrimes, with a focus on prosecuting cyber-sexual predators engaged in sextortion, non-consensual pornography, online threats and other forms of cyber-stalking, as well as computer hackers engaged in large-scale theft and trafficking of payment card data and other personally identifiable information. Her work has been featured in VICE’s Broadly, Wired, Bloomberg and on the Lawfare Podcast. She was listed in Forbes’ America’s Top 50 Women in Tech 2018 and Wired U.K.’s Ten Female Innovators You Should Know About (2018). Sedky earned her BA from Stanford and her JD from Georgetown. She clerked for the Central District of California and the Ninth Circuit.