Venable LLP is pleased to announce that it has been named Chambers USA’s Privacy and Data Security Law Firm of the Year. This award recognizes a law firm’s achievements over the past 12 months, including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth, and excellence in client service. Venable was honored during a virtual ceremony on May 27, 2021. This is the second time the group has received the award.
Chambers consistently recognizes Venable’s eCommerce, Privacy, and Cybersecurity Group among the top-ranked practices in the country. In its most recent editorial commentary, Chambers singled out the group for “handling a diverse range of complex matters across an array of sectors, including retail, financial services, and communications.” It also noted that the group is continually “sought out for its advice and understanding of the latest developments in the market and is noted for its regulatory and public policy expertise.”
Fully immersed in all aspects of data privacy, cybersecurity, and information governance, Venable is unique among privacy and cybersecurity practices. The group participates in legislative advocacy, rulemakings, and development of new legal standards. Our team advises organizations with regard to industry best practices and drafting codes of conduct and standards, helping them stay compliant with federal, state, international, and self-regulatory requirements. The group provides proactive counseling to guide clients through the potential risks and liabilities associated with corporate transactions. If a government enforcement action or litigation arises, Venable vigorously defends its client, mounting challenges to agency regulations and litigating privacy issues and class action lawsuits.