ROYAL OAK, Mich., November 26, 2019 – Howard & Howard has announced the official formation of a Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group. The practice group’s attorneys assist businesses in staying compliant with data privacy laws and regulations, preventing and protecting against cybersecurity threats and risks, and managing and responding to data breaches. The announcement was made by firm President and CEO, Mark A. Davis.
“Data privacy and cybersecurity concerns have steadily grown as advances in technology continue. We have built a team of attorneys with the knowledge, training, and experience, in both the U.S. and abroad, needed for companies that find themselves on the front line of cyber and data threats and breaches,” said Davis.
The firm’s Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group has highly experienced attorneys offering services related to industries such as:
- Banking and financial
- Internet and online
Howard & Howard’s Data Privacy and Cybersecurity lawyers also have experience anticipating, addressing, and mitigating risk through services including, but not limited to:
- Drafting and negotiating vendor and subcontractor agreements
- Training on legal compliance with data protection laws
- Preparation and review of public privacy notices, website disclosures, and terms and conditions
- Drafting of internal privacy policies
- Data breach crisis management
The Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group will be led by attorneys Brian Pezzillo, Jennifer Lloyd, and Daniel Cotter. All have significant experience and training in data privacy laws both in the U.S. and abroad.
About Howard & Howard: Celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, Howard & Howard is a full-service law firm with a national and international practice, providing legal services to businesses and business owners. With more than 160 attorneys, the firm has offices in Michigan (Ann Arbor and Royal Oak), Illinois (Chicago and Peoria), Las Vegas, Nevada, and Los Angeles, California. For more information, please visit howardandhoward.com.