Ryan McKamie, CISSP, CISM Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: Certus Cybersecurity Solutions LLC
  • Phone: 415-484-4718
  • Website: certuscyber.com

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Cybersecurity and Intellectual Property

Specialty Focus:

Cybersecurity, Information Security, Reasonable Measures, Trade Secret, Intellectual Property, Cybersecurity Standards, Cybersecurity Controls, Software Security, Application Security, Cloud Security, Data Breach, Computers, Forensics


MBA, Columbia Business School; Bachelor's degree, Temple University

Years in Practice:


Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:


Additional Information

Ryan McKamie is CEO of Certus Cybersecurity, a provider of cybersecurity consulting and expert testimony. Certus Cybersecurity specializes in: Intellectual Property (IP) and Trade Secret Misappropriation – Cybersecurity analysis, consulting and expert testimony in intellectual property litigation related to misappropriation of alleged trade secrets, including analysis and opinion of cybersecurity reasonable measures for alleged trade secrets. Cyber-Related Insurance and Contract Disputes – Analysis, consulting and expert testimony in cybersecurity-related insurance and contractual litigation, including analysis and opinion on whether specific security standards were maintained. Cybersecurity Consulting and Expert Testimony – Analysis, consulting and expert testimony in business litigation concerning data privacy and cybersecurity issues. Providing technical evaluation, forensics, and strategic advice to Fortune 100 corporations and Am Law 100 law firms before, during, and after cybersecurity incidents. Mr. McKamie has previously served as an expert witness and been deposed. Mr. McKamie was most recently retained as a testifying expert in a trade secret case by an Am Law 100 firm with over $1B in gross revenue. Prior to co-founding Certus Cybersecurity, Mr. McKamie was a director at Visa Inc. At Visa, Mr. McKamie planned and executed standards-based cybersecurity assessments for Visa and was responsible for cybersecurity risk reporting and metrics for Visa’s board. Earlier in his career, he was a commissioned officer in the US Army, specializing in information technology and cybersecurity. Mr. McKamie is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA), a Qualified Security Assessor (QSA), and holds the Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) qualification.