Chirag Arora

Cybersecurity Executive Advisor
Chirag Arora

“Is my philosophy that a great attorney must be honest, confident, analytical, attentive, trustworthy, responsive and have a great work ethic. I bring these qualities to each case and work toward solutions in a timely and economical fashion. Additionally, my time spent on various business and charitable boards ”




  • J.D., Albany Law School
  • M.S., Information Security, Johns Hopkins University
  • B.E., Electronics & Telecommunications, Maharishi Dayanand University


  • Editorial Panel, Center for Internet Security
  • Technical Advisory Group Member, Center for Internet Security
  • Fellow at Ponemon Institute
  • Chair at GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation

Chirag Arora is a Cyber Security Executive Advisor with Dorf Nelson & Zauderer LLP, based out of New York. Mr. Arora is an industry-recognized leader with over 15 years of expertise in building the cybersecurity program from the ground up optimizing for global, large businesses.

Mr. Arora is a visionary who translates evolving industry risks into actionable technology roadmaps and robust security programs. He excels at synergizing people, processes, technology, and governance around proactive defense and at continually sharpening the company’s security maturity. He has expertise in multiple security and privacy domains including Corporate, Physical, Cyber, Customer, Supplier, Product, Platform, Risk Assurance, Compliance, and Data Protection. 

Mr. Arora holds memberships in several advisory boards for organizations such as GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation, Gartner, CDM Media, and Center for Internet Security. Mr. Arora has been recognized as a Fellow by the Ponemon Institute. He currently serves on the Technical Advisory Board and Editorial Panel at the Center for Internet Security, a global non-profit organization.

Mr. Arora has been a thoughtful community steward as well. He has spoken at many CISO conferences to educate other industry cyber leaders on how to implement a robust Information Security Program. In addition to directing several cybersecurity-related outfits, he has donated his Election Infrastructure Assessment to secure U.S. Elections and Risk Assessment Tool IP to the Center of Internet Security (CIS). Over 27,000 small and medium businesses worldwide are actively benefiting from his pro-bono contribution to mature their cybersecurity posture.

Technical Advisory Board Member, Center for Internet Security

Chair, GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation

Fellow, Ponemon Institute

Speaker, GCISO Cohort 2023

Developer & Instructor, Computer Security Fundamentals Course at the Center for Talented Youth, Johns Hopkins University

Speaker, CISO Summit organized by CDM Media. Presented views on Insider Threats. 

Speaker, Reviewer & Moderator at Cyber Security Summit 2023 hosted for Legal Aid Groups, Pro bono firms by GlobalCISO Leadership Foundation



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