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The Texas Lawbook: O’Melveny Adds Crypto/Cyber Expert from US Attorney’s Office

July 18, 2022

O’Melveny & Myers has hired former assistant US attorney Sid Mody as a partner in the firm’s Dallas office. Mody joins from the US Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Texas where he served as digital currency crimes coordinator and national security cyber specialist. “We are delighted to welcome Sid to O’Melveny. He brings significant investigative and trial firepower to our global white collar group, and his deep experience in cybercrime and national security will be an immediate asset to our clients,” O’Melveny chair Bradley J. Butwin said. Mody has experience prosecuting crypto crimes, cyberfraud, ransomware and other cyber hacks. “I’m excited to be part of O’Melveny’s continued expansion in Texas,” Mody said. “The firm has already built a very formidable presence in the Lone Star State, and I’m thrilled to join O’Melveny’s impressive roster of Dallas lawyers.”

The Texas Lawbook subscribers can read the full article here.