Assaf Harel, CIPP/E
Assaf Harel is a partner at the Israeli law firm Gornitzky & Co. and he leads the firm's cybersecurity and data protection practice. Assaf has extensive experience in advising companies on the practical implications of privacy and cybersecurity laws. Such advice includes, among others, assisting companies in crafting organizational data protection policies, negotiating data protection agreements, tailoring practical solutions to cybersecurity and privacy related matters in M&A transactions, and minimizing the legal exposure from cyber attacks. Assaf frequently speaks in conferences and publishes articles in his areas of practice. Assaf is an IAPP member and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E). Assaf is also a member of the Israel Bar Association’s Internet Committee. Assaf holds a Master's degree (LL.M) in International Law from the U.S. Army's Justice Advocate General's School (ranked top of his class) as well as a Master's degree in business administration (MBA) from the Tel Aviv University.
Contributions by Assaf Harel
Big data and the pursuit of herd immunity: Israel’s COVID-19 data-sharing agreement
How to employ privacy by design in the fight against COVID-19
The Privacy Advisor
- Member of Research Advisory Board 2020 - 2021
5 takeaways from the Israeli Privacy Protection Regulations