Description:

Wilson Elser's office is currently seeking a Cyber Class Action Litigation Attorney. This position has the opportunity to be fully remote.

This is an excellent opportunity for attorneys with several years of experience who are interested in the growing field of where the law and technology intersect.

The Firm:
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with more than 900 attorneys, across 42 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

The Position:
Qualifications:
  • 7-10+ years of complex litigation experience in State and Federal Courts
  • Class Action litigation experience a plus
  • Cybersecurity and Data Privacy background a plus
  • Excellent research and writing skills, including drafting briefs and dispositive motions
  • Preparing and responding to written discovery, taking and defending depositions, experts witnesses
  • Knowledge of State and Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Highly organized and able to meet deadlines in multiple cases
  • Team player who can work both independently and manage junior attorneys

Responsibilities:
  • Assist with defense of privacy lawsuits and data breach class actions filed in state and federal courts nationwide
  • Incident response for cybersecurity and data privacy incidents
  • Analysis of state, federal, and international privacy laws
  • Drafting legal notices of a data breach to individuals and regulators
  • Responding to regulatory investigations arising out of a data breach
  • Defending privacy lawsuits
  • Drafting privacy and security policies and procedures pursuant to HIPAA, GLBA, CCPA, and other statutes