Thomas Smedinghoff
Of Counsel
Locke Lord LLP

Thomas J. Smedinghoff is Of Counsel in the Privacy & Cybersecurity practice group in the Chicago office ‎of Locke Lord LLP. He is internationally recognized for his leadership in addressing emerging legal issues ‎regarding electronic transactions, identity management, information security, and online ‎authentication issues. He is Chair of the American Bar Association Identity Management Legal Task ‎Force, and is also an advisor to the U.S. Delegation to the United Nations Commission on International ‎Trade Law (UNCITRAL), where he is currently working to develop international legal rules to govern ‎electronic identity management issues. Tom is co-editor and contributing author of the GUIDE TO ‎CYBERSECURITY DUE DILIGENCE IN M&A TRANSACTIONS (ABA, 2017), and a contributing author to the ‎THE ABA CYBERSECURITY HANDBOOK - A RESOURCE FOR ATTORNEYS, LAW FIRMS & BUSINESS ‎PROFESSIONALS (ABA, 2013 and 2018). He can be reached at [email protected]