Kim Phan > Ballard Spahr LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Ballard Spahr LLP
12th FLOOR
WASHINGTON DC 20006-1157
United States

Work Department

Business and Transactions




Kim Phan counsels clients on privacy and data security law in areas including the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and other federal and state privacy and data security statutes and regulations, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). Her work in this area encompasses strategic planning and guidance for companies to incorporate privacy and data security considerations throughout product development, marketing, and implementation. She also assists companies with data breach prevention and response, including establishing effective data security programs prior to a breach and the assessment of breach response obligations following a breach.


District of Columbia


U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

U.S. Supreme Court


International Association of Privacy Professionals

American Bar Association, Consumer Financial Services Committee

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association-Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Financial Services Network

Mortgage Bankers Association

Real Estate Service Providers Council

American Financial Services Association, CCPA Working Group


George Mason University, Antonin Scalia Law School (J.D. 2006)
Notes Editor, Federal Circuit Bar Journal
President, Student Bar Association
11th Circuit Lt. Governor, American Bar Association

University of Pennsylvania (B.A., cum laude, 2001)
Benjamin Franklin Scholar

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Fintech

Ballard Spahr LLP has established an extremely good reputation for banking, payments and financial services regulatory advice. The multi-disciplinary practice is especially good at defending clients against regulatory enforcement actions and investigations. On the transactional side it assists major banks in developing in-house products and relationships with technology companies. New York’s James Kim and Minneapolis-based partner Ronald Vaske jointly lead the fintech and payments team, which includes Washington DC-based privacy and data security partner Kim Phan. Philadelphia’s Peter Jaslow co-leads the blockchain technology and cryptocurrency group, while recently promoted New York partner Judy Mok is active in the payments arena. In Philadelphia, consumer financial services co-head Mark Furlettiknows everything that could be known about financial regulations’.