Samir Jain


Jones Day

Former Senior Director, National Security Council, The White House; Partner

Samir Jain has more than 20 years of experience at high levels of government and in private practice working on legal and policy issues involving cybersecurity, data privacy, national security, communications, and internet law.  He is a partner at Jones Day and previously served in the Obama Administration as Senior Director for Cybersecurity Policy for the National Security Council at The White House and as Associate Deputy Attorney General at the Department of Justice.


Samir has extensive experience with issues such as cyber incident response and cybercrime, electronic communications privacy, government regulatory proceedings and investigations, and international cyber negotiations.




Contributions by Samir Jain

  • Reorienting How the Private Sector and Government Defend Against Data Breaches
    Moderator at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Department of Justice Perspective on Key Surveillance Controversies
    Moderator at Global Privacy Summit 2018
  • Member of Education Advisory Board 2018 - 2019