Brandon Jackson

Title:
Professorial Lecturer in Law
Address:
2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
Email:
[email protected]

Brandon Jackson is an attorney with the Department of Defense. In addition to his legal service, he has served as a Special Agent and in a variety of technical roles related to national security and cybersecurity. Prior to his government service, Mr. Jackson performed transactional and litigation work as an associate attorney in the private sector. 

Mr. Jackson received his Master of Laws in National Security and Cybersecurity Law from The George Washington University Law School and his Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore School of Law. He has also completed advanced technical studies in cybersecurity at the Naval Postgraduate School and holds several technical certifications. He is a member of the bars of Maryland and the District of Columbia, as well as the United States Patent and Trademark Office. 

As a professorial lecturer at The George Washington University Law School, Mr. Jackson co-teaches a course on technology foundations for cybersecurity. He has authored several law review articles on the topics of cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, national security, and privacy, to include: "Artificial Intelligence and the Fog of Innovation: A Deep-dive on Governance and the Liability of Autonomous Systems," Santa Clara High Technology Law Journal (2019); "Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Artificial Intelligence: An Examination of Legal Issues Surrounding the European Union General Data Protection Regulation and Autonomous Network Defense," Minnesota Journal of Law, Science, and Technology (2019); and "Economics, Innovation, and the Art of a Long View: A Deep-dive on the National Security Implications of China's 2016 Cybersecurity Law," American University National Security Law Brief (2020).

Education

LLM, George Washington University Law School; JD, University of Baltimore School of Law; Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Fundamentals, Naval Postgraduate School; BS, Towson University

Publications

Artificial Intelligence and the Fog of Innovation: A Deep-dive on Governance and the Liability of Autonomous Systems, 35 Santa Clara High Tech. L.J. 35 (2019).

Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Artificial Intelligence: An Examination of Legal Issues Surrounding the European Union General Data Protection Regulation and Autonomous Network Defense, 21 Minn. J.L. Sci. & Tech. 169 (2019).

Economics, Innovation, and the Art of a Long View: A Deep-dive on the National Security Implications of China's 2016 Cybersecurity Law, National Security Law Brief, Vol. 10, No. 1 (2020).