Wendy T. Wu is a Vice President in Stroz Friedberg’s Los Angeles office, where she directs engagements involving cybercrime and data breach response, information security, digital forensics, intellectual property protection, and electronic discovery.
Ms. Wu has more than 15 years of legal and investigative experience having served as an Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) and a white-collar criminal and civil litigator.
Prior to joining Stroz Friedberg, Ms. Wu was an AUSA in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California, where she most recently served in the Cyber and Intellectual Property Crimes Section, National Security Division. She also served as a member of the Los Angeles Electronic Crimes Task Force, an inter-agency cybercrime response organization. As an AUSA, Ms. Wu conducted and supervised investigations and prosecutions of computer intrusions, extortionate denial of service attacks, computer and Internet fraud, theft of trade secrets, criminal copyright infringement, cyber exploitation of victims, financial fraud, and other abuses involving the theft and use of personal identity. Additionally, she trained new prosecutors regarding electronic surveillance and data privacy issues, and served as formal mentor to new prosecutors during trial. Before joining the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Ms. Wu was a member of the White Collar Defense & Investigations Group of Proskauer Rose in New York and Los Angeles.