Nancy L. Perkins

Counsel
Arnold & Porter LLP

NANCY L. PERKINS, Counsel at Arnold & Porter LLP in Washington, D.C., advises clients on a wide range of data protection issues at the federal and state levels, as well as on cross-border data privacy and security matters.  She has particular expertise with the privacy, security, and data breach notification regulations implementing HIPAA and the HITECH Act, and has worked with clients on their HIPAA/HITECH compliance policies and procedures in a wide range of contexts, as well as in responding to data security breaches.  Ms. Perkins also counsels clients on compliance with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, the Video Privacy Protection Act, the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act (as amended by the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act), as well as state privacy, security, and data breach notification laws.  A major focus of her practice involves assisting clients on data privacy and security issues raised by mobile applications and other emerging technologies.  A graduate of Harvard Law School and Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, Ms. Perkins is the author of numerous articles on data privacy and security regulation, and is an Adviser on the American Law Institute’s current project to create a Restatement of Information Privacy Principles.  She has been ranked among America’s Leading Lawyers for Privacy & Data Security by Chambers USA every year since 2009, and ranked among the World’s Leading Lawyers for Privacy & Data Security (USA) by Chambers Global since 2010.