Francoise Gilbert focuses on information privacy and security, cloud computing, and data governance. She is the managing director of the IT Law Group and serves as the general counsel of the Cloud Security Alliance.
She has been named one of the country’s top privacy advisors in a recent industry survey and,
for several years, has been recognized by Chambers USA and Best Lawyers in America as a leading
lawyer in the field of information privacy and security. Gilbert is the author and editor of the
two-volume treatise Global Privacy & Security
Law, which analyzes the data protection laws of 65 countries on all continents. She serves on
the Technical Board of Advisors of the ALI-ABA and co-chairs the PLI Privacy & Security Law
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