Alan Friel, CIPP/US, CIPM

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Squire Patton Boggs

Partner, Chair of Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice

Alan Friel is the Deputy Chair of Squire Patton Bogg’s Data Privacy, Cybersecurity and Digital Assets practice, based in the Los Angeles office. As such, he leads US and APAC for SPB’s global Data Practice. With 30 years’ experience in data, media, tech and advertising industry transactions and counseling, clients turn to Alan to help structure business and legal approaches to responding to and commercializing disruptive technology.

 

Alan is an adjunct professor at UCLA and Loyola Marymount Law Schools, on the Cybersecurity Education Advisory Board of Cal. State Chino, and was named one of the most influential lawyers in Digital Media and eCommerce Law, as well as in Cybersecurity Law, by the Los Angeles Business Journal, ranked among the top rated lawyers in Technology by American Lawyer Media and recognized by Law 500 in its Technology Media and Telecom (Data Protection and Privacy) ranking and is recognized by Chambers as a leading practitioner.

 

For full bio and representative experiences see: https://www.squirepattonboggs.com/en/professionals/f/friel-alan-l

 

Contributions by Alan Friel

  • Data For Good: Empowering Innovation Through Ethical Uses of Data
    Moderator at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2021
  • Web Conference Speaker
  • AdTech in View of Privacy Regulations
    Speaker at Virtual San Diego KnowledgeNet: August 6, 2020
  • 4 Bet-The-Job Questions for Privacy Professionals in 2020
    Web Conference Speaker
  • CCPA Key Aspects and Emerging Issues
    Speaker at Atlanta KnowledgeNet: April 16, 2019
  • Data Subject Rights: Leveraging GDPR Compliance to Prepare for CA’s New Privacy Law
    Speaker at Los Angeles KnowledgeNet: December 13, 2018
  • Data Subject Rights: Leveraging GDPR Compliance to Prepare for CA’s New Privacy Law
    Speaker at Orange County KnowledgeNet: December 12, 2018
  • California Consumer Privacy Act
    Speaker at Orange County KnowledgeNet: September 18, 2018
  • Vendor Engagements: IP, Data and Privacy and Data Security Issues
    Speaker at Orange County KnowledgeNet: September 29, 2017
  • You and the EU Cloud Code of Conduct
    Speaker at Los Angeles KnowledgeNet: August 2, 2017
  • Designing and Operating a Privacy, Info Governance and Data Protection Program
    Speaker at Los Angeles KnowledgeNet: November 21, 2016