Wendy T. Wu is a Principal at Pacific Intelligence & Cyber and Investigation Law Group, where she directs engagements involving cybercrime and data breach response, information security, digital forensics, and intellectual property protection. She previously led the West Region Practice of Stroz Friedberg, an industry-leading global cybersecurity and risk management firm.
Wendy was an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California, where she served in the Cyber and Intellectual Property Crimes Section. As an AUSA, Wendy conducted and supervised investigations and prosecutions of computer intrusions, extortionate denial of service attacks, computer and Internet fraud, criminal copyright infringement, theft of trade secrets, cyber exploitation of victims, financial fraud, and identity theft. Among her notable cyber cases, Wendy was lead counsel in the first criminal trial involving violations of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act; prosecuted the operator of the now-defunct “revenge porn” website, isanyoneup[.]com; and supervised an international investigation involving the use of hired hackers to launch computer attacks against healthcare companies.
Before joining the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Wendy was a member of the White Collar Defense & Investigations Group of Proskauer Rose in New York and Los Angeles.