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Balch & Bingham’s Brandon N. Robinson Earns Prestigious CIPP/US Certification for Privacy Risk Management

Balch & Bingham LLP is pleased to announce that Brandon N. Robinson, partner in the firm’s Birmingham, Ala., office and member of the Privacy & Data Security Practice Group, has earned the ANSI-accredited Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US) credential through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). As one of 19 CIPP-certified individuals in the state of Alabama, Mr. Robinson advises firm clients across a number of industries on a wide array of privacy- and cybersecurity-related issues to maximize opportunities while managing risks.

CIPP certification is the global standard in privacy certification. Developed and launched by the IAPP with leading subject matter experts, the CIPP is the world’s first broad-based global privacy and data protection credentialing program. The program demonstrates a strong foundation in U.S. private-sector privacy laws and regulations and understanding of the legal requirements for the responsible transfer of sensitive personal data to/from the United States, the European Union and other jurisdictions.