November 28, 2018

Former DOJ official John Carlin to discuss cyber warfare book at ABA breakfast

WASHINGTON, Nov. 27, 2018 — John P. Carlin, former assistant attorney general at the Department of Justice National Security Division, will discuss his new book “Dawn of the Code War: America’s Battle Against Russia, China and the Rising Global Threat” at a breakfast sponsored by the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security.

“Dawn of the Code War: America’s Battle Against
Russia, China and the Rising Global Threat”

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018
8-9 a.m. ET

University Club
1135 16th St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20036

As industries move into the global digital economy, the U.S. becomes increasingly vulnerable to international adversaries in cyberspace. Carlin’s book is a first-hand account of the internet-linked attacks on U.S. interests and how the U.S. is preparing to fight back.

Carlin, a partner at Morrison & Foerster, is the former chief of staff and senior counsel to then-FBI Director Robert Mueller, and chairs the Aspen Institute’s Cybersecurity & Technology policy program.

There is no charge for media covering this event.  However, there is a $25 cost to include breakfast. To register, please contact Jennifer Kildee at 202-662-1732 or

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