Leighton Allen is an associate and Intellectual Property attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP. Leighton is based in the Chicago office where he is a member of the Technology Transaction & Outsourcing Practice Group.
Prior to Foley, Leighton was a cybersecurity and data privacy associate at a firm in Chicago where he counseled small and large entities, including merchants, health systems, hospitals, accounting and consulting firms, and educational institutions on identifying, evaluating, and managing first and third-party data privacy and security risks. Additional responsibilities included analysis of compliance responsibilities under HIPAA, FERPA, GLBA, and related state, federal, and international cybersecurity laws and regulations.
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