Named among The National Law Journal’s “100 Most Influential Lawyers” in 2013, Lisa is the managing partner of the firm’s New York office, and her practice focuses on privacy, cybersecurity and records management issues. She assists clients in identifying, evaluating and managing risks associated with privacy and information security practices of companies and third parties. Lisa advises clients on GLB, HIPAA, COPPA, CAN-SPAM, FCRA/FACTA, security breach notification laws, and other U.S. state and federal privacy and data security requirements (including HR rules), and global data protection laws (including those in the EU and Latin America). She conducts all phases of online and offline privacy assessments and information security policy audits, and advises clients on cybersecurity risks, incidents and policy issues. Lisa drafts and negotiates contractual agreements concerning data uses, privacy and security. She also develops corporate records management programs, including policies, procedures, records retention schedules and training modules.
Lisa has been rated the “No. 1 privacy expert” for the past three consecutive years by Computerworld magazine. She was recognized by Chambers and Partners as a “Star” performer (the highest honor) for privacy and data security for the second consecutive year; she was one of only two privacy lawyers in the United States to receive this distinguished ranking. Lisa also is recognized as a leading lawyer by The Legal 500 United States for cyber crime, 2014, and data protection and privacy, 2009-2014. Lisa was named one of Ethisphere Magazine’s 2013 “Attorneys Who Matter,” listing approximately 100 attorneys who “have risen to the top.” In addition, Hunton & Williams’ Privacy and Data Security practice received a Band 1 U.S. national ranking from Chambers USA in Privacy & Data Security and a Tier 1 ranking by The Legal 500 United States. Lisa speaks frequently at conferences and seminars, testifies regularly before the U.S. Congress and other legislative and regulatory agencies, is the author of numerous treatises and articles, has been tapped to lead several industry committees and organizations, is sought after by media outlets and industry publications for her professional insights, and appears regularly on national television and radio news programs. She is the editor and lead author of the Privacy and Data Security Law Deskbook, published by Aspen Publishers, Wolters Kluwer Law & Business.