Jeff DeGroot's practice focuses on complex litigation and government investigations involving privacy and data-security issues.

Named a "rising star" by Super Lawyers in the field of class-action litigation, Jeff has represented clients in state and federal courts nationally, as well as before the FCC, in matters involving a range of privacy issues, including lawsuits related to the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), state telemarketing laws, the Washington Privacy Act, the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), the Stored Communications Act (SCA), and the Drivers Privacy Protection Act (DPPA).

Jeff also regularly: 

  • Represents clients in all facets of cybersecurity incident response, including crisis management, regulator/individual notification, and post-incident liability.
  • Counsels clients on compliance issues related to BIPA, the TCPA, other telemarketing laws and regulations, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), and other privacy statutes.