Chris Sheehy helps clients operationalize human rights considerations and integrate them into their business models, decision making, and compliance efforts. Chris also supports clients with policy analysis and public affairs projects. He brings a background in digital policy research and advocacy to Venable. He previously worked as research and policy manager at a non-governmental organization working to protect and advance the rights to freedom of expression and privacy in digital communications. There, Chris researched and analyzed laws, regulations, and government restrictions affecting human rights online, building consensus positions among over 90 global organizations and advocating directly with policymakers.