Michael Aisenberg

Michael Aisenberg has been Principal Cyber Security Counsel in the Center for National Security of The MITRE Corporation since 2008, where his responsibilities involve the support of Federal agencies in the intelligence and national security communities on issues of cybersecurity governance and policy.  Trained as an attorney, he has held numerous leadership roles in industry and government policy bodies. He is past chair of the IT Sector Coordinating Council (IT SCC), a member of the IEC of the President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee, the State Department’s Advisory Committee on International Telecommunications Policy, and a Board Member of the IT-ISAC. He is presently Member, ABA Section on Sci/Tech Law’s Editorial Board and Assistant Editor of  The Sci/Tech Lawyer, and serves as Vice-chair, ABA’s  Information Security Committee.  From 2000-2007, Aisenberg was Director of Corporate Government and International Relations for VeriSign, Inc.  From 1981-1997 he served as Digital Equipment Corporation’s Director of Corporate Government Relations.  He holds degrees from the University of Maine School of Law (J.D.) and the University of Pennsylvania (B.A.).