David Fontaine is Chief Executive Officer of Corporate Risk Holdings, LLC. Previously, David held senior leadership roles and served as the Chief Legal Officer, Chief Risk Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and Corporate Secretary for several public and private companies, including Travelex Global Business Payments, Inc., American Management Systems, Inc. and Proxicom, Inc. Before moving into a corporate executive role, David was a partner at the highly respected Washington, D.C. litigation firm of Miller, Cassidy, Larroca and Lewin, LLP, practicing primarily in the areas of white-collar defense and commercial litigation. Immediately after law school, he served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Stanley Sporkin, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, and later as a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas J. Meskill, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. David earned his Juris Doctor from the Yale Law School in New Haven, Connecticut, and is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. He is admitted to the legal practice in Connecticut, the District of Columbia, New York and Virginia.
David recently has co-authored three articles addressing cybersecurity governance and insurance challenges.
“Board of Directors and Cybersecurity: Applying Lessons Learned Frm 70 Years of Financial Reporting Oversight,” Cybersecurity Docket, January 12, 2016 (Co-Author)
“Ten Cybersecurity Concerns for Every Board of Directors,” Cybersecurity Docket, April 30, 2015 (Co-Author)
“Cyber Insurance: A Pragmatic Approach to a Growing Necessity,” Cybersecurity Docket, April 9, 2015 (Co Author)