Heather Egan Sussman, CIPP/US



Global Co-chair, Cyber, Privacy and Data Innovation

Heather Egan Sussman is Global Co-chair of Orrick’s Cyber, Privacy & Data Innovation practice, and the leader of Orrick’s Boston Office. Her practice focuses on privacy, cybersecurity and information management, and she is ranked by Chambers USA and The Legal 500 United States as a leader in her field. Chambers explains companies turn to Heather because she is “generous with her time and endeavors greatly to educate her clients and understand a given client’s risk profile.


Contributions by Heather Egan Sussman

  • Facing the Future: Privacy Challenges of Facial Recognition and Biometrics
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2020
  • Change Happens: How to Globalize Your Privacy Program
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • AdTech 101: An Interactive Analysis of Online Advertising Tech & Privacy Policy
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • Managing EU Employee Data for U.S. Companies in the GDPR Era
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2018
  • Latest Developments in Digital Advertising
    Moderator at Global Privacy Summit 2017
  • Firestarter Session: The Shifting Consent Paradigm
    Speaker at Practical Privacy Series 2016
  • How Are GDPR Practical Preparations Progressing/Critic Cryptography Debate – What’s That All About?
    Speaker at Boston KnowledgeNet: June 22, 2016
  • How to Win Friends and Influence Budget: Making the Case for Change
    Moderator at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • Everything You Need (and Want) to Know about Digital Advertising of Today
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • Member of Education Advisory Board 2016 - 2018