The Quarles & Brady Data Privacy & Security Team is a multidisciplinary collection of lawyers knowledgeable in the full range of privacy and security issues, as well as the technology driving those issues. In a world increasingly driven by electronic communication and e-commerce, data privacy and security are vital to safeguarding business relationships with customers, employees, and vendors. Our Data Privacy & Security Team counsels clients regarding privacy and security laws and policies that govern the storage, use, and transfer of all types of employee and consumer data. We also help clients develop best practices to prevent data security breaches and assist with remediation after a breach occurs.
Heather Buchta(602) 229-5228Email
Heather Buchta is chair of the Phoenix Intellectual Property Group. She practices in the area of data privacy and security, e-commerce, and software and technology licenses, as well as copyright and trademark prosecution. Her work specifically focuses on privacy issues related to marketing, software agreements, IT outsourcing, cloud computing, Internet terms and conditions, Internet privacy policies, electronic contracting, and technology development agreements, among other related areas.
Linda C. Emery(414) 277-3038Email
Linda Emery is the chair of the firm’s Data Privacy & Security industry team and focuses her practice in the areas of information technology, data privacy and security, the Internet of Things and trademarks. She has experience working with consumer product, service, technology, and communications companies.
Meghan O'Connor(414) 277-5423Email
Meghan O’Connor is a partner and Chair of the Health & Life Sciences Practice Group in the Milwaukee office. She provides strategic counsel in the areas of data privacy and security, data incident preparedness and management, breach response, and confidentiality of health information, as well as health information technology, Internet of Things (IoT), and connected devices.