In-house practitioners and the outside counsel who serve them can no longer relegate cybersecurity issues to niche practitioners.With the frequency of these threats on the rise, we all need to become legal issue-spotters.
Susan Steinthal is an EVP & Deputy General Counsel at Citizens Bank, where she is the head of the Consumer Banking Legal team. Prior to joining Citizens, Susan spent over eleven years at Citigroup, where she started as a member of the litigation group for the institutional business, and then served as Chief of Staff to the General Counsel and as General Counsel for the International Retail Banking business. Susan was previously an associate at the law firms Richards Spears Kibbe & Orbe and Cravath, Swaine & Moore. She earned her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, where she was a Harlan Fiske Sloan scholar, and her A.B. from Princeton University. She currently serves as a member of the NYC Bar Association Banking Law Committee.