Stewart Baker is a Partner in the Washington office of Steptoe & Johnson LLP. He served as General Counsel of the NSA and Assistant Secretary for Policy at the Department of Homeland Security. At DHS he was responsible for policy analysis across the department, as well as for the department’s international affairs, strategic planning and relationships with law enforcement and public advisory committees. His legal practice focuses on cybersecurity, CFIUS, export controls, government procurement, and immigration and regulation of international travel. Baker has a JD from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law and a BA from Brown University. He hosts the Cyberlaw Podcast.