Associate, Troutman Pepper
Sadia is a Certified Information Privacy Professional in the United States (CIPP/US) and a Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM). She is an attorney in the firm’s Privacy + Cyber Practice Group and has extensive experience in data security and privacy matters, having handled a number of data breaches and investigations in a variety of industries. Clients trust her to guide them through all aspects of incident response, including handling immediate forensics investigations, coordinating initial crisis management, and complying with state and federal notification requirements. She also has experience defending companies under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission, attorneys general offices, and other regulatory authorities. Clients turn to Sadia for best practices as it relates to privacy compliance and novel data-use questions and concerns. Her experience, leadership, and frequent media contributions regarding new and emerging privacy and data security laws (such as the California Consumer Privacy Act, Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act, and Colorado Privacy Act) makes her a well-recognized thought leader in the field. She has also been a panelist on numerous privacy and cybersecurity panels all across the U.S. and is a member of the Program Committee for the Law Track for the RSA Conference. Sadia provides ongoing analysis and commentary on developments in the consumer financial services industry, with a focus on privacy law developments, through the Consumer Financial Services Law Monitor blog at cfslawmonitor.com. She frequently publishes in Bloomberg Law and Law360.