Michal's Profile

Michal is a member of the firm’s Cybersecurity & Privacy practice. She has earned the ANSI-Accredited Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) credential through the International Association of Privacy Professions (IAPP).

Michal has assisted with cybersecurity risk assessments, cybersecurity incident response planning, cybersecurity and privacy compliance, training, and policy development, vendor contract negotiation, and data breach response. She has successfully represented clients in data breach civil litigation matters in federal court. Michal has developed consumer-facing terms and policies for websites and smart device applications. She also helps clients assess privacy and cybersecurity risks associated with potential acquisition targets.

She earned her J.D. from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and holds an M.A. from Northwestern University and a B.A. from Williams College.

Michal's Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • Alabama Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Regulation and Compliance Committee of CAIA
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association

Michal's Speaking Engagements


Admissions

State Bar: Alabama, Illinois

Education
  • Northwestern University School of Law
    • (2014, J.D., Journal of Law and Social Policy Executive Articles Editor)
  • Northwestern University
    • (2014, M.A., Political Science)
  • Williams College
    • (2008, B.A., Spanish and Political Science)
Clerkships

Judge Abdul K. Kallon
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, 2015-2017


Wednesday, October 27, 2021

MAYNARD RECOGNIZED AMONG TOP 16 LAW FIRMS IN THE U.S. FOR CYBERSECURITY/DATA PRIVACY

Maynard Cooper & Gale (Maynard) is pleased to announce that its Cybersecurity and Privacy practice has been recognized among a select group of 16 firms as the “best of the best” in cybersecurity and data privacy litigation. The Firm was included among Cybersecurity/Data Privacy litigation leaders featured in the BTI...

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Saturday, September 1, 2018

The Alabama Data Breach Notification Act Of 2018

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

California's Sweeping New Law Set To Dramatically Shift Privacy Landscape

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