Professor Richard Aldrich

Cybersecurity Policy and Compliance Analyst, Booz, Allen, Hamilton/DOD OSD

Richard Aldrich spent 20 years as an Air Force JAG specializing in cybercrime and information operations portfolios. As an Air Force Academy faculty member, he was recognized as the Outstanding Professor of Law. He’s now part of Booz Allen’s support to the government. He has been awarded several grants by the Institute for National Security Studies to research the legal and policy implications of cybercrime and cyberwar. He has multiple publications, including a chapter on information warfare in a widely used textbook. A frequent speaker at national and international conferences, he is co-author of DoD’s award-winning cyber-law digital training product. Aldrich holds a BS in computer science from the Air Force Academy, received his JD from UCLA, and LLM in IP law from University of Houston.