Stephen Reynolds, CIPP/US


McDermott Will & Emery

Member, IAPP Board of Directors; Attorney, Partner

Stephen Reynolds is a member of Baker McKenzie’s North America Intellectual Property & Technology Practice, which provides clients with a full suite of data privacy and cyber services.

He frequently advises clients on complex matters involving data privacy and security laws and serves on the board of directors of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). Stephen’s expertise adds value to organizations by mitigating cyber threats through proactive preventative measures and navigating complex litigation on behalf of clients in data privacy and security.

As a former computer programmer and IT analyst, Stephen is uniquely able to and routinely uses his computer background in cases involving data privacy and security, electronic discovery, social media discovery, and computer forensics. Stephen has given several presentations on data privacy and security, electronic discovery and social media discovery, and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US). In addition to being a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Stephen teaches CISSP classes as a Direct Instructor with the (ISC)2.

Additionally, Stephen teaches a course on Data Security and Privacy Law at The Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law.


Contributions by Stephen Reynolds

  • Tales from the Trenches: In-Depth Review of Privacy Litigation Cases
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2023
  • ANZ Delegate Tour: Privacy developments in New Zealand and global trends for 2023
    Speaker at In-Person Auckland KnowledgeNet: 5 May 2023
  • Diversity by Design: Recruitment, Advancement and Retention
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2022
  • 'Schrems II', International Regulations, and Enforcement – Oh My!
    Speaker at Virtual Columbus KnowledgeNet: November 5, 2020
  • Spotlight on Inclusion in Privacy
    Speaker at Virtual Washington, DC KnowledgeNet: October 8, 2020
  • Member of Executive Committee 2020 - 2020
  • Privacy in the Boardroom
    Speaker at Chicago KnowledgeNet: September 10, 2019
  • Member of Board of Directors 2019 - 2023