December 13, 2021

Tracey L. Mancini
Marketing Communications Manager
(716) 847-8340

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark Named to New York State Responsible 100 By City & State

New York, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP is proud to announce that Partner Anna Mercado Clark has been named one of The Responsible 100 in New York State, a group representing New York’s 100 most outstanding corporate citizens. The recognition is awarded annually by City & State.

This contingent is recognized for their dedication and leadership to improving our communities and making transformative change by promoting core principles of social responsibility, including charity, community engagement, customer service, diversity & inclusion, equity, ethics, transparency, sustainability and volunteerism.

A reception to honor the recipients of this distinguished honor will be held on Wednesday, December 15, 2021, at the Responsible 100 Gala in Manhattan, New York.

Ms. Clark is the leader of the Data Security & Privacy and E-Discovery & Digital Forensics Practice Teams at Phillips Lytle LLP. Her practice is focused on complex e-discovery and digital forensics, cybersecurity and data privacy, and complex commercial litigation. She also has extensive experience in handling white collar criminal matters and investigations. Ms. Clark has earned ANSI-accredited credentials from the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), including Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E); Certified Information Privacy Professional for the U.S. Private Sector (CIPP/US); and Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM). Ms. Clark has also been designated as a Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP) by the IAPP.

In addition to her work at Phillips Lytle, Ms. Mercado Clark is an adjunct law professor at the Fordham University School of Law. She is a graduate of Rutgers University (B.A. 2002) and Fordham University School of Law (J.D, 2005), and she is a member of the American Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association, and is a founding member of the Filipino American Lawyers Association of New York.

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