Sean C. Griffin Reappointed to Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel Board of Directors

August, 2021 - Chicago, Illinois

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC) reappointed Sean C. Griffin to its Board of Directors and promoted him from director to senior director. In addition, Griffin will also serve as the Chair of the Data, Breach, Privacy and Cyber Insurance Section.

The FDCC is composed of recognized leaders in the legal community who have achieved professional distinction, and are dedicated to promoting knowledge, fellowship, and professionalism of its members as they pursue the course of a balanced justice system and represent those in need of a defense in civil lawsuits.

In his practice, Griffin litigates complicated contract disputes—many of which involve allegations of fraud. He represents various organizations, including government contractors, transportation companies, and law firms. Additionally, as an IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US), he helps clients establish and maintain data security, respond to data breaches, and litigate privacy cases. Applying his unique experience as a former Department of Justice trial attorney, Griffin litigates government contract claims, defends False Claims Act litigation, and responds to state and federal subpoenas.

Griffin earned a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law and a B.A., cum laude, from Harvard College.