About the Team
Doug DePeppe has practiced multidisciplinary cyber law since 2004 while serving in cyber operations offices in the US Government, in the US Military, and in private practice. He served on the White House 60-day Cyberspace Policy Review as part of the Lawyers Working Group in 2009. He holds a Master of Laws degree with a focus on national security law and cyber law from The George Washington University Law School, and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law. He also serves as Board President of the Cyber Resilience Institute, and leads its Sports-ISAO Program Office; and in 2018, he was inducted into the Information Sharing Hall of Fame.
Brian Meegan has practiced law since 1997, primarily in the area of Mergers and Acquisitions, and has been a leading innovator in the legal industry over the last decade. Brian founded Watson Ltd. in 2011, a paralegal and back-office management service for law firms that supports firms across the country. He is also the founder and Managing Member of Evergent Law LLC, a corporate transactional law firm that also serves as the exclusive LegalZoom Attorney Services Plan representative for Colorado, which through innovative and streamlined processes, services many thousands of Legalzoom customers every year. Indeed, these processes served as inspiration for OnCall Cyber and, today, the paralegal services of Watson have been incorporated into the Breach Notifications service of OnCall Cyber. Brian also serves as a Special Advisor to the Cyber Resilience Institute.
Jim Hideman, a C|CISO, started in Telecommunications in 1996 selling MCI Friends & Family long distance services. In 2003 he founded Telexicom, a Technology Advisory firm. Telexicom was voted first place “Colorado Springs Best in Business Telecommunications Company 2020”. Jim is an active member of ISSA International, and InfraGard, a partnership between the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and members of the private sector for the protection of U.S. Critical Infrastructure. He also volunteers as the Chairman of the Innovation and Technology Committee for El Paso County, the second-largest county in Colorado. Jim is a Founding Member; he focuses on Business Development and Channel Partnerships for OnCall Cyber.
Tim Opsitnick is at the forefront of practitioners addressing issues involved in the security and discovery of electronically stored information. He has conducted numerous continuing legal education seminars regarding cybersecurity, data privacy, electronic discovery, and other technology issues. In addition, he has served as a court appointed Special Master and as an expert witness. His clients include United States and international law firms and companies. Tim founded JURINNOV Ltd. (“JURINNOV”) in 2000. JURINNOV provided data privacy, cybersecurity, computer forensics and eDiscovery services and was acquired by Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI) in 2016. Prior to that time, Tim was with the law firm of Jones Day, where he was a member of the Litigation and Product Liability sections. His practice concentrated on the management of complex, multi-district litigation.
Janet Gosche began her cybersecurity career at JurInnov, a cybersecurity, computer forensics and legal technology company (now TCDI), as chief strategy officer and chief operations officer, where she helped launch their CyberSecurity practice in 2008. Most recently she was principal, strategic governance global practice lead, at the global advisory firm, Avasant LLC. Earlier in her career, Janet was a senior executive at Accenture where she was a pioneer in their emerging outsourcing practice and involved in dozens of Accenture’s largest and most complex engagements. Janet holds leadership roles on several Boards of Directors and Advisory Boards and is a Life Member of the FBI Citizens Academy Foundation of Cleveland. Janet focuses on OnCall Cyber’s customer relationships and business operations.