Luis J. Diaz (“Lou”) has more than 30 years of legal experience in the technology sector. He oversees all legal matters and guides the development of all Gabi® Solutions.
Lou previously worked as a Director in the Intellectual Property Group at Gibbons P.C., focusing his practice on cloud-computing and cybersecurity matters. He has published extensively and is a frequent speaker on cybersecurity matters. He was a founding member of the firm’s Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group.
He also founded and continues to lead the New Jersey State Bar’s annual cybersecurity conference. He serves as a Trustee to the State Bar and was recently appointed to serve on the newly formed Cybersecurity Task Force.
Prior to Gibbons, P.C., Lou served as an Executive Vice President and Senior Counsel with IDT Corporation, where he managed all intellectual property matters worldwide for the company. Before that, Lou was General Counsel to Omni Solutions International, a Phoenix-based software company serving Fortune 100 insurance companies.
Aside from his technology and cybersecurity work for clients, Lou also proudly served as Gibbons P.C.’s first Chief Diversity Officer. He is widely published and recognized as a thought leader in the field. During his tenure, the firm received many awards for its diversity work, including the coveted Innovation in Diversity award.
In 2016, Lou was also named Professional Lawyer of the Year by the New Jersey State Bar Association and New Jersey Commission on Professionalism. And in 2015, he was selected as Diverse Attorney of the Year by New Jersey Law Journal. Lou also received the Humanitarian Award from the American Conference on Diversity.