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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
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United States

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United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Cyber law (including data privacy and data protection)

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is particularly strong is cybersecurity matters, where it advises clients on a full range of issues from M&A due diligence to incident response. It is also very active in privacy class action litigation and regulatory compliance, especially in relation to internet-of-things and emerging technology. San Francisco-based Natasha Kohne and Michelle Reed in Dallas — both of whom frequently handle data breach investigations, regulatory actions and class action litigation — jointly head the team alongside Washington DC-based Jo-Ellyn Sakowitz Klein, who advises on data privacy matters with a focus on the health and life sciences sectors. The group also benefits from the ability to bring in experts from other of the firm’s practice groups, including public law and policy, government contracts, investment funds, antitrust, and international trade.