Sen. Saxby Chambliss (GA)

Senator Saxby Chambliss is a partner in the DLA Piper law firm. He served in the U.S. Senate for two terms and, before that, served four terms in the U.S. House of Representatives. During his tenure in the Senate, he served as a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee; the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry; the Senate Rules Committee; and his leadership and experience on homeland security and intelligence matters earned him an appointment to the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, where he served as vice chairman from 2011 to 2014, advocating for dramatically improved information sharing and human-intelligence-gathering capabilities.

Chambliss’s previous role as chairman of the House Intelligence Subcommittee on Terrorism and Homeland Security makes him one of the leading congressional experts on issues related to cyber security. Chambliss earned degrees from the University of Georgia and the University of Tennessee College of Law.