Anne Kierig, a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US), specializes in cybersecurity and privacy public policy. She has extensive experience in both federal and state cyber and privacy policy.

Anne advises corporations on these and other subjects, including with regard to pending or current federal and state legislation, proposed regulations, and Congressional hearings. She advocates clients' positions on these matters in both chambers of Congress and at federal agencies. Anne has considerable experience testifying before state legislative committees regarding privacy bills.

Anne handled privacy and cybersecurity in her role as Office Counsel and Legislative Assistant for Assistant Democratic Leader Richard J. Durbin, including as the Senator's lead counsel during the year-long consideration and passage of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA). In addition to her experience with Senator Durbin, Anne served as Senator Dianne Feinstein's Legislative Assistant and Director of Special Projects. In this position, she handled a large number of legislative issues, including Homeland Security and disaster mitigation.

In 2016 and 2017 Anne ran the State Privacy & Security Coalition with a partner at DLA Piper. The Coalition is comprised of 27 technology, communications, media and retail businesses and six trade associations. In this role, Anne wrote more than two hundred advocacy deliverables pertaining to state bills and regulations, including amendments (many of which have become law), talking points, testimonies and letters of opposition or support.