Provided by Dominique Shelton Leipzig
Dominique Shelton Leipzig is a partner in Mayer Brown's LA office and a member of the Cybersecurity & Data Privacy practice. She serves as the lead for the Global Data Innovation as well as Ad Tech Privacy & Data Management practices. She is one of the country’s top privacy and data lawyers and her considerable experience helps clients navigate the evolving legal compliance issues related to privacy and data security for digital/data initiatives.
With 30 + years of experience, Dominique provides strategic privacy/cyber-preparedness advice to publicly-traded and privately held companies in technology, healthcare, media/entertainment, e-commerce, financial services and other industries. She conducts trainings for senior leadership, corporate boards regarding risk identification and mitigation. She has trained more than 18,000 professionals on the CCPA and the CaliforniaPrivacy Rights Act. She represented the California Chamber of Commerce in a six-week negotiation with Alastair Mactaggart.
Dominique is the co-CEO/founder of NxtWork, a non-profit dedicated to diversifying the C-suite and boardroom. She was appointed to Nasdaq Center for Board Excellence’s Risk and Cybersecurity Insights Council and is a member of the IAPP board. In her CCPA book, she pioneered the concept of data as a pre-tangible asset in what she calls “our post-data world.”
Dominique Shelton Leipzig is especially well known among peers in the data security field for her thought leadership on the CCPA.
"She is hugely creative, thoughtful and really thinks proactively, not merely waiting for questions to come." "She is a fantastic counsellor, great with business and a clear subject matter expert. She is also a clear communicator and has the appropriate risk tolerance."