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Data Privacy Attorney in San Francisco CA

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Sep 11,2019

Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required


San Francisco, CA, United States
Practice Area
Data Privacy >> Data Privacy
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Corporate Counsel, Privacy and Product
The candidate will support Sales and Professional Services teams by working with customers, prospective customers, and partners on privacy and product-related questions regarding company's services. Will counsel and work closely with company's Engineering and Product Management teams regarding privacy-by-design principles. Assist the company in identifying patentable inventions and work with outside counsel as necessary to secure appropriate patent protection. Partner with the Commercial Legal team in customer negotiations, including supporting the drafting and negotiation of privacy-related agreements and addenda. Help facilitate company's ongoing compliance with all applicable global privacy and data protection laws, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), NIS Directive, E-privacy Regulation, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Partner with members of the legal, security & compliance, technology, marketing and human resources teams, and outside counsel to help ensure the company's compliance with laws, regulations, compliance frameworks, and customer contracts. Iterate on and maintain internal privacy policies and procedures, including company's internal privacy compliance program. Develop training materials and provide training to employees on privacy-related obligations. Work with company's other legal and public policy stakeholders to help influence privacy and data protection policy, laws, regulations, and frameworks.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Law degree from a highly-regarded school and California Bar admission. Must have 4+ years of experience (combination of law firm and in-house experience strongly preferred) including 2+ years specializing in privacy and data protection matters. Experience in negotiating technology contracts is required. Experience in and/or knowledge of software-as-a-service and internet industries and technical concepts is needed. Certified Information Privacy Professional (US and/or EU) is a plus.

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