FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 21, 2020
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP PARTNER ANNA MERCADO CLARK TO PRESENT ON NATIONAL FILIPINO AMERICAN LAWYERS ASSOCIATION “OFF THE CLOCK” WEBINAR
New York, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark will present on the National Filipino American Lawyers Association (NFALA) In-House Counsel/Partner Networks “Off the Clock” webinar series. The new series is aimed to provide advice to in-house counsel that is relevant to their corporate legal work. Every other month, members of the NFALA Partners Network will present on hot button issues and be available for general questions and discussion. Ms. Clark will speak on the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) on Wednesday, February 26th at noon EST.
As leader of Phillips Lytle’s Data Security & Privacy and e-Discovery & Digital Forensics Practice Teams, Ms. Clark focuses on complex e-discovery and digital forensics, cybersecurity and data privacy, and complex commercial litigation. Ms. Clark has been awarded the Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) designation by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), a preeminent certification for advanced concentration in European data protection laws, standards and practices. As a former Assistant District Attorney, she also handles white collar criminal matters and investigations.
Ms. Clark is a founding member of the Filipino American Lawyers Association of New York, a member of the New York City Bar Association’s Diversity Champion Award Selection Committee, and has been a member of the Asian American Bar Association of New York’s trial reenactment team for over a decade. She was the 2018 recipient of the Honorable Denny Chin ’78 Fordham Law Alumni Award for Excellence in the Legal Profession in 2018, named among Profiles in Diversity Journal’s 17th Annual Women Worth Watching,® and was named to the Lawyers of Color’s Inaugural Nation’s Best List in 2019. She currently serves as a member of NFALA’s Advisory Board.