DETROIT, April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Christine Czuprynski has joined McDonald Hopkins LLC, a business advisory and advocacy law firm, as counsel in the firm's national Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group. She comes to McDonald Hopkins from Reed Smith LLP.
Based in Detroit, Czuprynski has experience counseling clients on topics ranging from security breach preparedness and response, to SMS and email marketing campaigns. She provides regulatory advice on the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), CAN-SPAM, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), and the cross border exchange of personal information. In addition, she has extensive litigation experience, defending clients against privacy-related class actions, including the TCPA and data security breaches.
Earlier, Czuprynski was an assistant attorney general in the Consumer Fraud Bureau of the Office of the Illinois Attorney General. In that role, she participated in multistate investigations into large security breaches. Furthermore, Czuprynski provided guidance to businesses and government agencies on compliance with Illinois privacy laws and supported the Illinois Attorney General's Identity Theft Unit.
Czuprynski earned a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. She graduated from Western Michigan University, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, with a Bachelor of Arts in political science; and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in dance. She is licensed to practice law in Illinois, but not in Michigan.
About McDonald Hopkins
Founded in 1930, McDonald Hopkins is a business advisory and advocacy law firm with locations in Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, Miami, and West Palm Beach. For more information about McDonald Hopkins, visit mcdonaldhopkins.com.
About McDonald Hopkins' Data Privacy and Cybersecurity team
McDonald Hopkins' national Data Privacy and Cybersecurity team has a wealth of experience advising clients in a myriad of industries. The data privacy and cybersecurity attorneys provide support on a daily basis with breach coaching, incident response strategies and management, and during enforcement actions and investigations by state and federal regulators. They also counsel organizations on proactive cybersecurity compliance and data breach preparedness, including training, breach response workshops, and vendor management. McDonald Hopkins also has a dedicated team of litigators to defend clients in single-plaintiff and class action privacy litigation.
Deborah W. Kelm
McDonald Hopkins LLC
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Cleveland, Ohio 44114
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