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...Read More
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
- July 18, 2019, “Online Privacy: Who’s Monitoring You and How?,” Alabama State Bar Annual Meeting (Point Clear, AL)
- April 25, 2019: “California Consumer Privacy Act Practice Tips” at IAPP KnowledgeNet (Birmingham, AL)
State Bar: Alabama, Illinois
Judge Abdul K. Kallon
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, 2015-2017