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Alex Pearce Certified as a Specialist in Privacy and Information Security Law by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization

Nov 28, 2018 | Raleigh
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Alex M. Pearce

Ellis & Winters is pleased to announce that on November 19, 2018 Alex Pearce was certified by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in Privacy and Information Security Law.  Alex is part of the inaugural class of board-certified specialists in Privacy and Information Security Law, a field for which the North Carolina State Bar is the first state bar in the country to certify lawyers as specialists.

Alex’s certification as a board-certified specialist in Privacy and Information Security Law demonstrates his ability to assist clients in successfully navigating the fast-moving waters in this cutting-edge practice area.

Alex’s practice focuses on Privacy and Data Security law. He partners with organizations to provide strategic and practical guidance on matters that implicate domestic and international privacy and data security considerations.  His broad and varied experience includes advising clients on state, federal, and international privacy and data security laws and regulations; counseling clients on the response to cybersecurity incidents; and representing clients in transactions and disputes that implicate privacy and data-security issues.

A frequent writer and speaker on privacy and data security issues, Alex has also been certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals as a Privacy Law Specialist and serves as the chair of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Privacy and Data Security Committee.