Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
Scott Warren is a partner in our Tokyo office, specializing in cybersecurity, data privacy and digital data disclosures in Asia and the Middle East. He also has significant experience in compliance, intellectual property (IP), litigation, dispute resolution, and government regulatory and internal investigations.
Scott started his career as a civil litigator in California. He moved to Japan in 1993, where he has lived since. He served seven years as general counsel at Sega Corporation and six years as a senior attorney at Microsoft. He serves on the executive board of The Society for the Policing of Cyberspace, a nonprofit organization.
He headed Kroll in Japan and Kroll Ontrack across Asia, and later opened Epiq Systems in Japan, providing IP protection, computer forensics and e-discovery solutions.
Scott is a California-licensed lawyer and a licensed foreign lawyer in Japan. He is a Certified International Counter-Cyber Crime Professional and certified as a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb). Since 2004, he has served on the Society for the Policing of Cyberspace, a non-profit organization dedicated to working with its global members towards a more secure Internet.
He serves at the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan, where he was awarded Leader of the Year for 2020, as
- Co-Chair of the Legal Services & Intellectual Property Committee
- Vice-Chair of the Secure Digital Infrastructure Committee
- Vice-Chair of the Information, Communication and Technology Committee
Creating a Robust Data Breach Management Policy
18 May 2022, 15:10 - 16:00