Overview


Fran Forte focuses her practice on privacy and data security matters, advising clients on domestic and international privacy and cybersecurity laws and regulations, including the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).

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Results


  • Advised an agribusiness and food ingredient company on GDPR and CCPA compliance work, negotiated outsourcing agreement, and provided general privacy and cybersecurity counseling*
  • Advised multinational automobile manufacturer on compliance with privacy and cybersecurity regulations, including the CCPA and GDPR*
  • Advised a leading alcohol beverage company on CCPA & GDPR compliance, setting up data transfer mechanisms (including negotiating GDPR data controller and data processor compliant contract terms), drafting policies and procedures and providing day-to-day privacy counsel*

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Recognitions


  • Best Lawyers in America, “Ones to Watch”, technology law, 2021
  • Georgia Super Lawyers, “Rising Star”, technology transactions, 2020

Community


  • Georgia’s High School Mock Trial Competition, volunteer

Credentials


Education
Mercer University, JD, magna cum laude, 2014
The George Washington University, B.Accty, magna cum laude, 2011

Admissions
Georgia

Courts/Agencies
Georgia Court of Appeals

Fran P. Forte

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