Market-leading advice for new and existing businesses on all aspects of cyber security, including cyber preparedness and data breach incident response
Cyber security is a rising threat in Australia and internationally for business. HopgoodGanim’s experienced team bring the expertise and acumen to support in taking a proactive approach to managing cyber risk. We can educate and train your team before a cyber incident occurs so that you are prepared and ready to handle any breaches. We can also help you and your team to respond effectively and appropriately if a data breach incident has occurred.
Our team handles cyber, privacy and data protection claims, including supporting with complex incidents. We advise proactively on technology liability and privacy risks.
- Cyber security preparedness and data breach response
- Cyber security assessment
- Cyber resilience
- Penetration testing
- Data breach preparedness
- Data breach response framework
- Incident management plan
- Preparing a data breach statement
- Notice to and liaising with the Australian Information Commissioner
- Communications with stakeholders and affected individuals.
Managing cyber security risk
HopgoodGanim Special Counsel Steven Hunwicks speaks about managing cyber security risk and the implications for Australian businesses after the Medibank and Optus cyber attacks.
HopgoodGanim Special Counsel Steven Hunwicks discusses ransom payments and whether you should consider making a ransom payment if you or your business are affected by a ransomware attack.
Cyber incident response
Cyber breaches can be costly to your business. When a cyber breach occurs, it is essential a prompt and strategic response is initiated. At HopgoodGanim, we can help you and your team get back to full operational capacity fast. We provide seamless support, working alongside your insurers, accountants and internal IT team. We immediately protect sensitive communications, as well as vital reports under legal professional privilege and this can reduce exposure if action is taken in future. For an immediate response to a cyber incident, reach out to Steven Hunwicks on phone +61 419 857 751 or Hayden Delaney on +61 402 186 508 in our Intellectual Property. Technology and Cyber Security team.
HopgoodGanim was proudly ranked by Doyle's Guide as a Leading Intellectual Property Law Firm in Queensland, 2018-2023 and as a Leading Technology, Media & Telecommunications Law Firm in Queensland, 2017-2023. The firm was also ranked as a top IP Prosecution and Strategy firm by World Trademark Review 2018-2023.
The head of our Intellectual Property, Technology and Cyber Security practice, Hayden Delaney, is named in The Best LawyersTM in Australian 2021-2023 for Intellectual Property Law. From the World Trademark Review, he holds a Silver rank in the Prosecution and strategy category and is recommended in the Transactions category.