Privacy & Data Protection Associate, Baker Hostetler, Multiple Houston

The Houston office of BakerHostetler has an immediate opening for a Privacy & Data Protection Associate in its highly regarded and recognized breach response practice.  The duties include the following:

  • Counseling clients for a variety of industries on data breach investigations, federal and state breach notification requirements, and regulatory investigations
  • Providing crisis management guidance with the flexibility to work with clients when they need assistance
  • Understanding related compliance regimes and enforcement trends
  • Managing multiple deadlines and prioritizing multiple tasks to produce a high volume of quality work
  • Thinking like a litigator even though this is not a litigation position
  • Interacting with clients directly which requires excellent communication skills, maturity, and poise
  • Working in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment for a highly regarded practice
  • Performing other related duties as assigned


  • Law degree and Texas bar admission required
  • 2-4 years of breach response experience preferred.  Attorneys who have been litigators, but have less data security experience, will be considered. 
  • Familiarity or experience with network administration, information security, or computer science preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Excellent organization skills

Must be able to work within a team environment

Application Submission Information:

Please email resume and cover letter to Baker & Hostetler LLP is an equal opportunity employer.