Jane Allen

Partner/PrincipalPWC

Jane draws upon her contagious and positive energy whether it be to drive tailored solutions for her clients, taking on critical client crises, volunteering for corporate responsibility events, running monthly races, or engaging in various activities with her young daughter. Her clients benefit from her passion of straddling proactive and reactive service offerings in the following areas:

- Forensics - Legal & Regulatory Response; Internal Investigative Forensics
Including: Fraud and other Investigations (ie., Fed & State regulators, and Internal & IT Security); Litigation matters; Internal Threat Matters

- Information Governance / Records & Information Management (RIM) Programs (strategy, policies, processes, technology); Aligning Records, Privacy, Cyber security & eDiscovery initiatives; Aligning to Enterprise Risk programs
Some current hot topics include Board level discussions on Information Risk (including Cyber & Privacy aspects), Cloud migration strategy / overall data storage strategy including third party risk, Retention schedules mapped to data maps and data classification, role of a CDO / CIGO

- Electronic Discovery ("eDiscovery") Readiness & Response - Global, cross-border; Development tailored approach for companies (governance, plan/processes, technology); Risk & cost reduction; - Legal & Records Management Technology Services, Law Department Ops

- Cybercrime investigations. Internal and external data / IP exfiltration and breaches

Many engagements require bridging the Legal, IT and Compliance organizations together. Significant experience with global matters.

Frequent speaker at conferences on Information Governance, cyber investigations, utility data and records, and other legal risk related matters.