Will’s unique passion for privacy enables him to provide excellent, precise research and guidance to clients. Will has been designated as an IAPP Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP) and is an IAPP certified U.S., European, and Canadian Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US/E/C). Will is also an IAPP Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) and has received the ACEDS eDiscovery Executive Certificate (eDEx).
In the years that he has been working at Fey LLC (first as a law clerk and then as an attorney), Will has had the opportunity to assist Fey LLC clients with a variety of challenges involving U.S. federal and state privacy and security laws, the EU GDPR, UK GDPR, PIPEDA and other Canadian provincial privacy laws, and international privacy laws spanning from South America to Africa. Will has also applied his knowledge of privacy controls, effective privacy by design implementation, and data protection and privacy obligations in the context of mergers and acquisitions. In addition to his privacy and information governance work for Fey LLC, Will has had the opportunity to work with a global, Fortune 500 company as a privacy and information technology intern.
- Financial Services
- Equipment Manufacturing/Supply-Chain Solutions
- Agricultural Commodities
- Food and Beverage
- Engineering, Architecture, and Construction
- International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) (2020-Present)
- DRI Member (2021-Present)
- State of Kansas
- State of Missouri
- J.D., University of Florida, Cum Laude
- B.S., Business Administration, William Jewell College, Magna Cum Laude
- Minor Degree in Integrated Healthcare Management
Co-Author, Recent EU-US DPF Adequacy Decision Provides Organizations with an Efficient, Cost-Effective Option for Transatlantic Personal Data Transfers, Defense Research Institute, In-House Defense Quarterly, Fall 2023
Co-Author, Cookies May be Bad for Your Health: OCR Warns Covered Entities and Business Associates of Its Broad View of HIPAA’s Applicability to Cookies, Pixels, and Other Tracking Technologies, The HIPAA Journal, June 28, 2023.
Co-Author, Washington's My Health Data Law May Have a Surprising Impact on Your Privacy Program, DRI, For the Defense, June 2023, Vol 65, No. 6.
Co-Author, Emerging Class Action Risk: Does Use of Online Session Replay and Chat Features = Wiretapping?, The Brief Case: DRI Committee News, May 2023, vol. 2 Issue 5.