Jennifer Everett is a trusted adviser to clients on a wide range of challenging data privacy and cybersecurity issues. Her practice focuses on regulatory compliance, enforcement, and transactions in data privacy, cybersecurity, health care, and emerging technologies.
Jennifer has particular experience providing strategic advice on navigating state, federal, and global privacy laws, including the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), state privacy and biometric laws, children's privacy and workplace privacy, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Act, and other U.S. consumer privacy statutes.
Well versed in health privacy law, Jennifer advises clients on range of complex health data issues under HIPAA and other laws. She regularly helps clients develop privacy programs and manage risk in connection with cutting-edge technologies in digital health and AI-driven platforms.
Jennifer regularly helps clients manage large, complex security incidents. Jennifer handles all aspects of U.S. and international data breach investigation and response, including advising on forensic investigations, notification, and related regulatory investigations. She frequently conducts trainings for senior leadership and corporate boards in mitigating privacy and cyber risks.
Jennifer successfully defends clients in privacy-related federal and state investigations including by the FTC, Office of Human Rights, states attorneys general offices, and other international authorities.
Jennifer is a member of the Firmwide Diversity, Inclusion and Advancement Committee and the Washington Office's Recruiting Committee. She also co-chairs the office's Diversity Committee.
Jennifer is a frequent speaker on strategic compliance with data privacy laws. She serves on the board of directors for the Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless.
FTC Requires Non-Bank Financial Institutions to Report Data Security Breaches Under Amended Safeguards Rule
Considerations for Addressing DOJ's Corporate Compliance Guidance on Mobile Devices and Messaging Platforms
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Announces Sweeping Rulemaking for Companies That Collect and Furnish Personal Data
Seminari e convegni
- October 18, 2023
American Employment Law Council 2023, Privacy in the Workplace
- October 4, 2023
Jones Day Roundtable of Recent Developments and Hot Topics
- April 26, 2023
TECNA DC, History of the Federal Trade Commission's Assertion of Authority over Data Security
- November 16, 2016
Cybersecurity in Government Contracts Institute, Basics of IT Acquisition and Contracting - Hardware, Software, Open Source Products & Services, Cloud Computing and Continuous Monitoring Platforms, Federal Publications Seminars
- August 2, 2016
A Briefing on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
- November 4, 2015
2015 Cybersecurity Institute in Government Contracts
- April 2009
National Association of Women Lawyers, NAWL news
- University of Virginia (J.D. 2008; Dillard Fellow; Editorial Board, Virginia Journal of International Law); Northwestern University (B.A. in International Studies, Political Science and Japanese 2003)
- District of Columbia, Virginia, and U.S. Court of Federal Claims
Washington Business Journal's "40 Under 40" list (2021)
Law360 Rising Star (2020)
- Law Clerk to Judge Thomas C. Wheeler, Court of Federal Claims (2009-2010)