Corey Omer

Partner

Cory Omer

Corey Omer

Partner

Bar Admissions
  • Québec, 2013
    Ontario, 2013
    New York, 2015

Clients rely on Corey’s skilled and creative advocacy to bring their most pressing disputes to a prompt and favourable resolution.

Corey represents clients in a wide array of complex litigation, including commercial, competition, cybersecurity, insurance, criminal, and regulatory matters. A resourceful and dedicated litigator, he has a proven track record of securing successful outcomes for clients in class action suits, mediations, and white-collar and regulatory investigations. Corey leverages his background and experience in cyber law to counsel clients on cybersecurity governance, data breach response, and data privacy, and also advises clients on insurance coverage and claims.

Before joining Davies, Corey was a litigator at the New York office of an international law firm. He previously clerked for the Honourable Justice Morris J. Fish at the Supreme Court of Canada.

Corey Omer

Partner

Clients rely on Corey’s skilled and creative advocacy to bring their most pressing disputes to a prompt and favourable resolution.

Corey represents clients in a wide array of complex litigation, including commercial, competition, cybersecurity, insurance, criminal, and regulatory matters. A resourceful and dedicated litigator, he has a proven track record of securing successful outcomes for clients in class action suits, mediations, and white-collar and regulatory investigations. Corey leverages his background and experience in cyber law to counsel clients on cybersecurity governance, data breach response, and data privacy, and also advises clients on insurance coverage and claims.

Before joining Davies, Corey was a litigator at the New York office of an international law firm. He previously clerked for the Honourable Justice Morris J. Fish at the Supreme Court of Canada.

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An institutional investor

Advising an institutional investor in connection with a major ransomware attack involving critical infrastructure facilities in which the client holds a substantial interest, including with respect to related litigation. 

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A global retailer

Advising a global retailer in responding to a cybersecurity incident affecting operations in multiple jurisdictions, including with respect to the forensic investigation, consumer and employee notifications, and regulatory reporting.

Speaking Engagement
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ZHAW School of Management and Law and New York State Bar Association, “Update: Cybersecurity and Privacy ‒ Compliance and U.S. Lawˮ; Webinar

May 10, 2021

Speaking Engagement
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New York State Bar Association, Recent Developments in Internet Law 2019, “Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Law in Europe”; New York, NY

Oct. 18, 2019

Speaking Engagement
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New York State Bar Association International Section Seasonal Meeting 2018, Where Do We Go From Here?, “Breach and Incident Response”; Montréal, QC; October 23-26, 2018

Oct. 23, 2018

Article
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Challenges of a National 72-Hour Data Breach Notification Standard, co-author

June 01, 2018 - New York Law Journal

Speaking Engagement
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New York State Bar Association, Internet Law Update 2018, “Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Law in Europe: Coping with the New GDPR”; New York, NY

Apr. 25, 2018

Article
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Constitutionality of State Cybersecurity Regulations, co-author

June 15, 2017 - Banking Perspectives (The Clearing House)

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Burton Award for Legal Achievement—Distinguished Legal Writing (2018)

Bar Admissions
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Québec, 2013
Ontario, 2013
New York, 2015

Education
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Harvard Law School, LLM, 2014
McGill University, BCL/LLB, 2012

Professional Affiliations
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New York State Bar Association

Board Memberships
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Hillel at Baruch College

Community Involvement
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New York State Bar Association, International Section, International Data Privacy and Data Protection Committee, co-chair

Clients rely on Corey’s skilled and creative advocacy to bring their most pressing disputes to a prompt and favourable resolution.

Corey represents clients in a wide array of complex litigation, including commercial, competition, cybersecurity, insurance, criminal, and regulatory matters. A resourceful and dedicated litigator, he has a proven track record of securing successful outcomes for clients in class action suits, mediations, and white-collar and regulatory investigations. Corey leverages his background and experience in cyber law to counsel clients on cybersecurity governance, data breach response, and data privacy, and also advises clients on insurance coverage and claims.

Before joining Davies, Corey was a litigator at the New York office of an international law firm. He previously clerked for the Honourable Justice Morris J. Fish at the Supreme Court of Canada.

An institutional investor

Advising an institutional investor in connection with a major ransomware attack involving critical infrastructure facilities in which the client holds a substantial interest, including with respect to related litigation. 

A global retailer

Advising a global retailer in responding to a cybersecurity incident affecting operations in multiple jurisdictions, including with respect to the forensic investigation, consumer and employee notifications, and regulatory reporting.

Speaking Engagement

ZHAW School of Management and Law and New York State Bar Association, “Update: Cybersecurity and Privacy ‒ Compliance and U.S. Lawˮ; Webinar

May 10, 2021

Speaking Engagement

New York State Bar Association, Recent Developments in Internet Law 2019, “Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Law in Europe”; New York, NY

Oct. 18, 2019

Speaking Engagement

New York State Bar Association International Section Seasonal Meeting 2018, Where Do We Go From Here?, “Breach and Incident Response”; Montréal, QC; October 23-26, 2018

Oct. 23, 2018

Article

Challenges of a National 72-Hour Data Breach Notification Standard, co-author

June 01, 2018 - New York Law Journal

Speaking Engagement

New York State Bar Association, Internet Law Update 2018, “Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Law in Europe: Coping with the New GDPR”; New York, NY

Apr. 25, 2018

Article

Constitutionality of State Cybersecurity Regulations, co-author

June 15, 2017 - Banking Perspectives (The Clearing House)

Burton Award for Legal Achievement—Distinguished Legal Writing (2018)

Bar Admissions

Québec, 2013
Ontario, 2013
New York, 2015

Education

Harvard Law School, LLM, 2014
McGill University, BCL/LLB, 2012

Professional Affiliations

New York State Bar Association

Board Memberships

Hillel at Baruch College

Community Involvement

New York State Bar Association, International Section, International Data Privacy and Data Protection Committee, co-chair