NEW YORK, Dec. 5, 2023 — King & Spalding won the Innovative Lawyers in Cyber Security and Data Protection award from the Financial Times as part of its FT Innovative Lawyers North America Awards 2023 program.
The publication recognized King & Spalding for its work scoring a legal victory for Google against the Russian operators of a botnet known as Glupteba, which was used to steal login and account information to commit crimes, including theft and fraud and to use other people’s computers to illicitly mine cryptocurrency.
View the FT’s profile of the matter here.
The firm was also shortlisted in three additional categories:
- Most Innovative Law Firm
- Innovation in Digital Solutions
- Innovative Lawyers in Energy Transition
FT Innovative Lawyers North America 2023 is a rankings report and awards program honoring law firms and lawyers for developing innovative solutions for the legal industry.