Sadia Mirza, CIPP/US, CIPM


Troutman Pepper


Sadia Mirza is a member of the Cybersecurity, Information Governance, and Privacy team at Troutman Pepper and dedicates her practice to counseling clients on cutting-edge privacy and cybersecurity issues. Clients turn to her for compliance counseling, pre-incident response planning and preparedness, and also call her when the first sign of a security incident/data breach appears. Given her years of experience coaching clients through security incidents, Sadia is heavily involved with data breach regulatory and litigation matters, which gives her a 360-view and understanding of the issues most important and relevant to her clients.

Sadia has extensive experience in data security and privacy matters, having handled a number of data breaches and investigations in a variety of industries. Clients trust her to guide them through all aspects of incident response, including handling immediate forensics investigations, coordinating initial crisis management, and complying with state and federal notification requirements. She also has experience defending companies under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission, attorneys general offices, and other regulatory authorities.

Sadia is a Certified Information Privacy Professional in the United States (CIPP/US) and a Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM). Her experience, leadership, and frequent media contributions regarding new and emerging privacy and data security laws makes her a well-recognized thought leader in the field. She has also been a panelist on numerous privacy and cybersecurity panels all across the U.S. 

Lastly, but most importantly, Sadia is a mom to three girls, named Maryam, Ammarah, and Fatima. “Mama” will always be her most favorite title.  


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