PRESS RELEASE:  Dawn Ingley, Senior Counsel, Patrick Law Group, LLC Has Earned CIPP/US Certification

PRESS RELEASE: Dawn Ingley, Senior Counsel, Patrick Law Group, LLC Has Earned CIPP/US Certification

FOR RELEASE: August 1, 2018

Dawn Ingley, Senior Counsel, Patrick Law Group, LLC Has Earned CIPP/US Certification

[Atlanta, Georgia] – [August 31, 2018 – Dawn Ingley, Senior Counsel, Patrick Law Group, LLC, has earned the ANSI-accredited Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US) credential through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). Dawn Ingley is Senior Counsel at Patrick Law Group, and possesses over 14 years of experience representing mid-size and large corporations, primarily in the areas of technology, information security and data privacy, mergers and acquisitions and general commercial contracting.

Privacy professionals are the arbiters of trust in today’s data-driven global economy.  They help organizations manage rapidly evolving privacy threats and mitigate the potential loss and misuse of information assets.  The IAPP is the first organization to publicly establish standards in professional education and testing for privacy and data protection. IAPP privacy certification is internationally recognized as a reputable, independent program that professionals seek and employers demand.

The CIPP is the global standard in privacy certification. Developed and launched by the IAPP with leading subject matter experts, the CIPP is the world’s first broad-based global privacy and data protection credentialing program. The CIPP/US demonstrates a strong foundation in U.S. private-sector privacy laws and regulations and understanding of the legal requirements for the responsible transfer of sensitive personal data to/from the U.S., the EU and other jurisdictions. Ms. Ingley joins the ranks of more than 10,000 professionals worldwide who currently hold one or more IAPP certifications.

About the IAPP

The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) is the largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource. Founded in 2000, the IAPP is a not-for-profit organization that helps define, support and improve the privacy profession globally. More information about the IAPP is available at

Technology Alert – PLG Joins Blockchain Initiative

Technology Alert – PLG Joins Blockchain Initiative

Patrick Law Group Becomes Member of Legal Center of Excellence, a New Global Platform for Studying Developments in Blockchain

Patrick Law Group is pleased to announce that the firm has joined a new global legal initiative, the Legal Center of Excellence (LCoE), which is devoted to advancing legal thought leadership and sharing best practices regarding blockchain technology. The LCoE was established by R3, a London, New York and Singapore-based enterprise software firm that is working with over 200 institutions to develop applications on its distributed ledger platform, Corda.

As a member of the LCoE, PLG will have access to R3’s research on blockchain and monthly demonstrations that will provide PLG attorneys insight into real world blockchain applications. Richard Gendal Brown, R3’s chief technology officer, said the LCoE “will allow R3 to directly engage with the lawyers that will be advising on and helping draft the smart contracts used by the network of Corda users across the globe.”

PLG’s participation in the LCoE demonstrates PLG’s commitment to staying at the forefront of legal and technological developments.  We look forward to working with our Clients on blockchain and other emerging technologies.

Linda Henry | Achieva Graduate

Linda Henry | Achieva Graduate

Congratulations to Deputy Counsel and VP of Operations, Linda Henry, for her graduation from Achieva®, a year-long program with Pathbuilders. It is a program focused on helping women become high-impact leaders.  The program included monthly educational workshops, peer networking and one-on-one mentoring.

Lizz Patrick serves as a mentor for the Pathbuilders organization and believes in its mission wholeheartedly. It goes without saying that Lizz is extremely proud of Linda for having reached the Achieva® level in the Pathbuilders Program Series!

Pathbuilders Achieva Mentors

11/20/17 #Achieva #mentees & #mentors heard from an executive panel on strategic communicatons. Lizz Patrick moderated our panel of Cathy Adams, Mike Page, Alicia Thompson, and Lynne Zappone.

Lizz Patrick Honored with the Emily Warren Roebling Force Majeure Award

Lizz Patrick Honored with the Emily Warren Roebling Force Majeure Award

Congratulations to Lizz Patrick who was honored today with the Emily Warren Roebling Force Majeure Award by the ABA Forum on Construction Law for her Distinguished Service.

“The Women’s Committee will be honoring, for the first time, an Unsung Heroine of the Forum. The award is given to a woman who has made outstanding contributions to the Forum and recognizes the honoree for her previously unnoted yet valuable contribution to the Forum. For the inaugural award, come celebrate the contributions of A. Elizabeth (“Lizz”) Patrick.”

The above quote can be found in the ABA Forum Agenda linked here.