Jeffrey McKenna, CIPP/E, CIPP/US


Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Senior Privacy & E-Discovery Attorney

Jeffrey W. McKenna (CIPP US/E) is a Senior Privacy and E-Discovery Attorney in Orrick’s San Francisco office. He has extensive experience advising clients and other Orrick attorneys on domestic and international data privacy and cybersecurity issues (e.g., GDPR, CCPA, HIPAA, GLBA, etc.), as well as eDiscovery strategy. Recent representative engagements include advising a large multinational client on compliance with data privacy laws in eight countries throughout the EU and Asia during multi-district litigation proceedings, assisting a large foreign corporation balance its disclosure obligations resulting from a federal consent decree with its obligations under the GDPR and various EU Member State employee privacy laws, assisting several large multinationals efficiently navigate the complexities raised by international investigations and litigation requiring access to information protected by Chinese state secrecy laws, and assisting a variety of clients comply with the GDPR, CCPA and other new U.S. state data protection laws.

Jeffrey’s litigation experience includes civil litigation in state and federal courts, including post-trial motions and appeals. Publications include articles in the New York Law Journal, LegalTech News, the National Law Journal and co-authoring The Sedona Conference Principles on Privacy and Information Security for Lawyers, Law Firms, and Other Legal Service Providers.  Jeffrey is an active member of The Sedona Conference Working Groups 1, 6 and 11.


Contributions by Jeffrey McKenna