Davis M.Wright

Associate

Atlanta + 1.404.581.8231

Davis Wright's practice focuses on privacy and cybersecurity matters, including compliance, investigations, and corporate transactions.

Davis advises clients on a variety of state, federal, and global privacy laws, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA), Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (VCDPA), Colorado Privacy Act (CPA), Connecticut Data Privacy Act (CTDPA), Utah Consumer Privacy Act (UCPA), Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Act, and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). His compliance experience includes advice related to internal and external privacy policies, incident response plans, data subject request processes, and terms of use agreements.

Additionally, Davis represents clients under government investigation and has advised on all aspects of an investigation conducted by the FTC. He also represents clients in corporate transactions involving data processing agreements and the analysis of cybersecurity and data privacy provisions for mergers and acquisitions.

Davis maintains an active pro bono practice, including advising nonprofit organizations in areas such as cybersecurity and data privacy and participating in the Firm's initiative to obtain post-conviction relief for human trafficking survivors. He is also a conservationist who volunteers and has a life membership with the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, a conservation nonprofit.

Prior to attending law school, Davis worked as an assistant to a member of the Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Republic of Ireland's legislature, and as a file clerk at a personal injury law firm.

Experiência

  • Riverside acquires CRIO, Inc.Jones Day advised The Riverside Company in the acquisition of CRIO, Inc., a leading provider of eSource and other eClinical software for clinical trial sites, CROs and the pharmaceutical/biotech market.
  • Shiseido Americas acquires Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare for $450 millionJones Day is advising Shiseido Americas Corporation, a subsidiary of Shiseido Co., Ltd., regarding its definitive agreement to acquire DDG Skincare Holdings LLC, the owner of Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare, for $450 million in cash.
  • Cortec Group portfolio company acquires RCI Metalworks LLCJones Day represented Cortec Group's portfolio company Enthusiast Auto Holdings, LLC in the acquisition and financing of RCI Metalworks LLC ("RCI Off Road" or "RCI"), a leading banner for off road enthusiasts looking to take their vehicles to the next level in off road performance.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Primary IntelligenceJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company Corporate Visions of Primary Intelligence, a provider of SaaS-based win-loss analysis solutions for B2B companies.