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Washington, D.C.; Houston
Washington, D.C.; Houston
Emily S. Tabatabai is a partner and founding member of the Cyber, Privacy & Data Innovation practice, which was named Privacy Practice Group of the Year by Law360 in 2016 and is nationally ranked by the Legal 500 USA for Cyber Law, Data Protection and Privacy, which praised Orrick's "very specific industry knowledge and extremely appropriate advice." Emily advises companies on a wide variety of data privacy laws and cutting-edge data practices and has extensive experience representing companies in privacy and cybersecurity matters before the Federal Trade Commission and State Attorneys' General. She has been recognized by the Legal500 for her "extraordinary depth of knowledge in student data privacy matters."
Emily advises clients on an array of Internet commerce matters, including data privacy and data security compliance and procedure, data breach response, online and mobile privacy, student data and EdTech privacy, behavioral advertising, sales and marketing, advertising and promotions, and social media. She has represented clients from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies in investigations before the Federal Trade Commission and State Attorneys’ General, as well as in private litigation.
As a Certified Information Privacy Professional in both U.S. and European privacy law (CIPP/US and CIPP/E) and member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), Emily works with clients on compliance programs addressing multi-national rules, regulations and best practices governing the collection, use, transfer and disclosure of personal information. She has also advised clients subject to regulatory investigations and litigation involving a spectrum of federal and state laws, including under Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), state data breach notification laws, California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA) and others.
Emily also has an active consumer protection practice, focused on marketing and promotional issues. She counsels clients on sweepstakes and marketing promotions, retail sales and e-commerce platforms, advertising substantiation, new media and social media integration, and SMS text messaging and telemarketing, including matters involving the Telemarketing Sales Rule (TSR), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and state and federal consumer protection statutes.
Adam Nolan Tabor brings prior public policy and litigation experience at the federal, state, and tribal governmental levels to Orrick’s Public Policy Group.
A Managing Associate in our Seattle office, Adam draws upon past public policy and litigation experience across various industry sectors and at multiple levels of government. With a litigation bent, Adam represents clients in court and before regulatory agencies (sometimes both) to accomplish the clients’ ultimate goals in the public policy arena.
The litigation aspect of Adam’s practice at Orrick spans the areas of public utility, energy, natural resources, consumer protection, tax, government contracts and procurement, education, and constitutional law. Adam has represented clients, including state and local governments, and private clients in several of these areas.
When out of litigation mode, Adam advises clients with multi-state compliance issues, whether clients are concerned that state regulators and attorneys general might well investigate them or such public enforcement has already begun.
Adam also maintains a diverse pro bono practice, ranging from litigation experience in “crimmigration” (cases where criminal and immigration law overlap) to helping non-profit organizations ramp up and wind down their affairs.
Before joining Orrick, Adam worked at a large law firm in Washington, D.C. focusing on litigation, regulatory, and governmental relations at the federal and tribal levels of government. Immediately after law school, Adam clerked for a federal circuit judge in the Ninth Circuit and a federal district judge in the Southern District of West Virginia.
Jacopo Taddei is an Italian qualified lawyer, Associate in the Milan office and member of the European Corporate Group. Jacopo has solid experience in M&A transactions, corporate governance and in drafting and negotiating complex, cross-border commercial agreements (such as licensing, distribution, agency, franchising and supply agreements).
Jacopo also has specific experience in criminal liability of legal entities, and assists some of the most important Italian companies - some of which are listed in Italy or abroad - in drawing up compliance programs in accordance with Italian Legislative Decree 231/01. He also provides legal assistance to Vigilance Bodies (“Organismi di Vigilanza”) of several companies (mainly banks and insurance companies).
Jacopo is teaching assistant in “Company and Business Law (advanced course)” at Bocconi University in Milan.
Yoshi Takatori is head partner of the Litigation Group in the Tokyo office. His practice focuses on cross-border dispute resolution including multi-jurisdictional litigation and international arbitration on intellectual property, product liability, anti-trust, FCPA, UKBA, cybersecurity issues, compliance investigation and disputes involving labor laws. Yoshi has been recognized by numerous international publications such as being ranked Band 1 as a Dispute Resolution lawyer in Chambers Asia Pacific.
Yoshi has an active practice advising and counseling multi-national
Japanese companies and the Japanese Government, on proactive cybersecurity
program development, testing and strategy. He also advises on
cybersecurity issues in the context of adversarial proceedings and dispute
resolution. He is an Editor and Co-author of “Cyber Security Strategy for
Litigation and Compliance,” which is the first book in the Japanese legal
marketplace discussing multi-stakeholder risk management strategies relating to
external cyber-attacks and insider cyber trade secret theft. He is
regularly consulted by leading media outlets, including TV and newspapers, and
quoted, in major business publications on cybersecurity issues and insights.
Yoshi's previous experience includes:
Alexander Talarides, a senior associate in the San Francisco office, is a member of the Securities Litigation, Investigations and Enforcement Group.
Alex's practice focuses on disputes involving mergers and acquisitions, proxy contests, directors and officers liability, indemnification and advancement, and stockholder access to books and records; counseling directors, officers, special committees and stockholders on issues of corporation and alternative entity law; and disputes involving complex agreements such as merger agreements, asset purchase agreements, limited liability company and partnership agreements.
Alex has handled a broad array of securities, financial, accounting and other business disputes in federal and state courts throughout the country. He has also assisted boards of directors in connection with stockholder derivative actions and has assisted boards, officers and others in SEC investigations.
Alex has represented Chesapeake Energy, Nordstrom, PayPal, 23andMe, Deckers Outdoor, Oracle, Microsoft, LinkedIn, ASUS, NVIDIA, SemiLEDs, Electronic Arts, Emerson Electric, Barclays, Charles Schwab, UBS, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Viasystems Group, ZipRealty, Synopsys, SureWest Communications, Recurrent Energy, Pre-Paid Legal Services, Merix, Par Pharmaceutical Companies, among others.
Stephen is a corporate associate with Orrick and is part of the Technology Companies Group in London. His practice areas cover all aspects of corporate law, with a particular focus on venture capital, mergers, acquisitions and private equity transactions. Stephen is very interested in emerging technologies and advising clients on the related developments in these areas.
Stephen is interested in emerging technologies and focussed on providing innovative and pragmatic advice to Orrick's clients. Before joining the team at Orrick, Stephen trained and qualified with a top tier Irish law firm in Dublin. He has worked with leading Irish venture capital firms on early stage and growth funding rounds into tech companies in a range of sectors. He has also worked on company-side matters involving general corporate issues and advised on several large M&A transactions. Stephen regularly advises venture capital firms on due diligence and investment issues. He also advises start-ups and tech companies on the issues that are commonly encountered on incorporation, fund raising, growth and exits.
Patrick Tardivy is an M&A and Private Equity lawyer in our Paris Office and the Office Leader.
Patrick advises French and international clients on all aspects of corporate law. He mainly intervenes on M&A and Private Equity matters as well as joint-ventures. He specializes in the sectors of aerospace and defense, as well as energy and infrastructures, and real estate investments. He also has experience in investments in Francophone Africa.
According to Legal 500 EMEA 2016, clients praise Patrick for his “excellent business acumen to match in-depth legal experience”.
Before joining Orrick in 2016, Patrick was a partner at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.
Suman Tatapudy is an associate in Orrick's Sacramento office. Suman's specific practice area is public policy. She specializes in developing and implementing creative, multi-faceted solutions to business problems that incorporate legislative and regulatory strategies.
Suman has experience working at the federal and state levels of government. Prior to joining Orrick, she worked in the California State Assembly as a Jesse M. Unruh Assembly Fellow. In this role, she had the opportunity to work in the Office of Assembly Assistant Speaker Pro Tempore Kevin Mullin as a full-time legislative staffer. Suman has experience navigating bills through the legislative process and has an in-depth working knowledge of the California budget process.
Suman also has experience working in the federal government. She worked for Congressman Pete Stark in the U.S. House of Representatives and for Commissioner Mignon Clyburn in the Federal Communications Commission.
Alice works on a range of commercial real estate matters including negotiating commercial leases for landlords of major shopping centres and advising on the real estate aspects of acquiring and refinancing renewable energy projects.
She joined the firm as a trainee solicitor in 2015.
Wheeling, W.V. (GOC)
Wheeling, W.V. (GOC)
Joy is a member of the Employment Law Group at Orrick's Global Operations Center in Wheeling, West Virginia.
Prior to joining Orrick, Joy worked for several years as an employment lawyer. She represented employers in federal and state courts and before administrative agencies defending claims of employment discrimination and harassment, wrongful discharge, violation of non-competition agreements, and other related allegations. She also regularly counseled employers with regard to various aspects of employment law, including hiring and firing, payment of wages, employee policies and handbooks, performance management, separation and severance agreements, and leave issues.
Emily Taylor is an experienced Silicon Valley employment lawyer.
Emily defends employers in federal and state court litigation and before administrative agencies. Emily also advises and counsels employers on a variety of employment issues, including discrimination and harassment, leaves of absence, termination, reasonable accommodation and wage-and-hour issues.
Emily is a member of Orrick’s employment law group that was named the 2016 and 2017 Labor & Employment Department of the Year in California by The Recorder in recognition of their significant wins on behalf of leading multinational companies on today’s most complex and challenging employment law matters.
Perry Teicher, an attorney based in Orrick's New York office, serves on the leadership of Orrick's global Impact Finance & Investment group as the Impact Finance Attorney, advising impact-oriented clients globally.
Perry represents and advises entrepreneurs, fund sponsors, family offices, and tax exempt organizations across a wide range of transactions, including corporate legal matters, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private fund formation matters and portfolio transactions, and private placements. Perry has a particular focus on advising clients that aim to integrate social, environmental, and financial outcomes.
Perry served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Kazakhstan, where he supported the development of businesses aiming to create mobility and opportunity for people with disabilities in the region. Perry is a Ariene de Rothschild Fellow and member of the ROI Community and Nexus. A native of the Detroit area and University of Michigan graduate, Perry remains committed to the Detroit area, supporting Detroit expat initiatives nationally.