Overview


Mark E. Schreiber focuses his practice on cybersecurity, data breach response and global privacy coordination. He advises entities facing cross-border data protection, Privacy Shield and related issues, strategic decisions, and investigations. Mark has led numerous multi-national and cross-border matters, including those involving data breaches, and has advised senior management, boards, and special board committees on a variety of investigations, including data breach prevention and response. Mark is a leader of the Firm’s Global Privacy and Cybersecurity practice.

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Results


  • Represented numerous retailers, financial services, travel and web companies in data breaches and related security incidents of credit card and other personal information disclosures, forensic engagement and oversight, breach notification to individuals, regulators and law enforcement, and resolutions with state Attorneys Generals and other agencies
  • Litigation monitoring counsel for cyber insurer in case of major national breach by insured of credit card and other data
  • Defense of various companies involving alleged violation of “ZIP Code” and other data collection statutes at point of sale, in class actions and pre-litigation claim letters

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Recognition


  • The Legal 500 United States, 2018
  • The National Law Journal 2016 Trailblazer in Cybersecurity & Data Privacy
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Privacy and Data Security (for more than 25 years, from 1987 to present)

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Community


  • Chair, Privacy and Data Protection Group – World Law Group (2003-2016)
  • Co-Chair, Boston Bar Association Privacy Law Committee (2007-09, 2014-2017)
  • Arbitrator and Mediator, American Arbitration Association (AAA) (Commercial/Labor and Employment panel)
  • Member, International Association of Privacy Professionals

Credentials


Education
Harvard Law School, JD, 1972
University of Michigan, BA, with Distinction, 1969

Admissions
Massachusetts

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