D. Reed Freeman, CIPP/US

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WilmerHale

Co-chair, Cybersecurity and Privacy Practice Group

D. Reed Freeman, Jr. is a partner at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Door LLP.  He is a leading authority on privacy, cybersecurity, and online, mobile, and social media advertising and privacy law.  Mr. Freeman serves as co-chair of the firm’s Cybersecurity, Privacy and Communications Practice.

Mr. Freeman has extensive experience defending clients in FTC and state consumer protection investigations and data breach responses.  He also regularly counsels clients on compliance with global privacy and data security laws and self-regulatory codes.  His clients include retailers, hospitality companies; software companies; hardware manufacturers; online, mobile, and social media publishers and advertisers; online, mobile, and social media application developers; data aggregators; advertising technology companies, advertising trade associations, industry coalitions and seal providers; and social media-based advertising service companies.
 

joining private practice, Mr. Freeman worked in the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection as a staff attorney.  He received his JD in 1993 from the University of Virginia School of Law.

 

Contributions by D. Reed Freeman

  • A Test Case: CCPA and Adtech
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive Live 2019
  • Operationalizing Individual Rights
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive Live 2019
  • The History of Adtech and Online Self-Regulation in the US
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • CCPA and Its Progeny: States Take Control While Congress Weighs a Broad New Law
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • Understanding the CCPA
    Forum Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • Fireside Chat With Andrew Smith, Director, FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Understanding the CCPA
    Forum Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Out: GDPR; In: CCPA; Compare and Contrast
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019
  • Gray Areas in the CCPA
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019
  • Q&A: Stump the Panelists
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019
  • CCPA On the Ground: Explore Case Studies in Ad Tech, Smart Cars, Health, Finance
    Speaker at IAPP CCPA Comprehensive 2019
  • Member of Privacy Bar Section Advisory Board 2019 - 2020
  • The EU ePrivacy Regulation: Current Status and New Expectations for AdTech
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2018
  • The EU ePrivacy Regulation: Current Status and New Expectations for AdTech
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2018
  • Tracking and Profiling in 2017, 2018 and Beyond: EU, USA and Asia
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017
  • All You Need to Know About the EU–U.S. Privacy Shield Agreement
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016
  • Cross-Device Tracking: Technology, Self-Regulation and an FTC Workshop Review
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • Member of Training Advisory Board 2016 - 2017