Mr. Chintan Pathak is by profession Lawyer, by heart Educator and by passion Ethical Hacker. He is working as a Cyber Security Consultant at Cyber Care Clinic a Technolegal Consultancy based at Surat from last 12 Years. He is working with Surat City Police, Surat Range Police, Vadodara City Police, Vadodara Range Police, Western Railway Police and empowering police persons through different training in Cyber Crime Investigation & Digital Evidence Collection. He is also empowered Judiciary through training on various Cyber Crimes related issues. He is associated with most ambitious project of Home Department of Gujarat Government” and brain child of honorable PM Shri Narendra Modiji ” Cyber Suraksha Kavach”. He is empanel with Surat Range Police as a technolegal expert and guiding police persons in cyber crime investigation, capacity building programs and create awareness about the digital threats in Surat Range. He is a founder president of Child Online Protection Foundation of India (www.copfi.net) working for online issues related with children and creates awareness among the children and parents regarding sensible use of technology in life. He is founder president of Women Internet Safety Education – WISE (www.bewisebesafe.in) working for Women Safety in Cyber World. In a bid to create better Literacy of Cyber Crimes related issues among the common men, Chintan Pathak has been pursuing a programme of creating mass awareness of Cyber Law and Cyber Crimes in India through his “Cyber Safety for All” campaign with Various City Police from last seven years. To create Safe, Secure and Vibrant Digital Community and contribute in “Digital India” a most ambitious initiative of honorable PM Shri Narendra Modiji for better and transparent governance, he started http://smartdigitalindia.in/ to aware people a sensible use of technology. He is a President of All India Information Technology Association for South Gujarat region.
He is an active Speaker on Cyberlaw related issues and conducted more than 220+ Seminars and workshops for leading institutions of the country and in various cyberlaw discussions held by radio and print media. He addressed more than 40000+ Students & Parents on cyber safety awareness and given oath of “Responsible Digital Citizen”. He is publishing news latter name “Times of Digital Wisdom” for Internet users, Children and Parents for Cyber Security with Vision of Tomorrow Charitable Trust (NGO). Presently he is a Visiting Faculty at V.T.Choksi Law College, Indira Gandhi National Open University and many other leading institutions.
Chintan Pathak graduated and mastered in Law from the V.T.Choksi Sarvajanik Law College, VNSGU, Surat. He Completed his Cyber Forensic & Cyber Crime Investigation Course from National Law School of India University, Bangaluru. He has studied PGD in Information Technology from Sikkim Manipal University, Karnataka in year 2001. He studied PGD in Tax Management from South Gujarat University, Surat. He is pursing Ph.d in Cyber Laws from VNSGU.
Chintan Pathak has authored numbers of articles and research papers on various legal issues in India about Information Technology and Laws. The most recent research paper published by him are, Issue of Cyber Bullying amongst School going Children in India – Human Right Perspective, Possible Policy and Legislative Steps to Improve Cloud Computing Regime in India, Consumer Protection in context of E-Commerce, Child Protection in Cyber Space, Review of Cyber Security Policy of India, 2013 and Cyber Crimes against Children: An Appraisal of the Pertinent Legislation & Initiative in India and Abroad etc.