Debbie Hoffman is the Chief Legal Officer at Digital Risk, LLC, and the Head of Legal, North America, at Mphasis. Debbie oversees the regulatory compliance and legal functions for the company, including corporate governance, contracts, employment, litigation, cyber security and intellectual property. Debbie was previously a real estate finance attorney at the law firm of Thacher Proffitt & Wood and a professor of real estate law at the University of Central Florida. Debbie was selected as a 2014 and 2016 Woman of Influence by Housingwire Magazine and was awarded a 2015 Stevie® Award, Woman of the Year and a 2014 Stevie® Award, Female Executive. She is a frequent author in industry periodicals, a speaker at conferences and events, as well as a guest lecturer at universities of higher education. Debbie obtained her J.D. from Albany Law School, cum laude, and her B.A. from the University of Michigan.