Peter F. McLaughlin

Partner

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Overview
Bar Admissions

Massachusetts

New York

Education

J.D., Georgetown University

Peter McLaughlin has extensive experience advising U.S. and international clients on their handling of personal information and complying with privacy and data security protection standards. 

He has deep experience in the areas of international data transfers and privacy and security of health data. He represents clients across industry sectors with respect to rules governing employee, customer, and patient data; responding to regulators from the Federal Trade Commission, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and state attorneys general; and supporting post-enforcement compliance obligations.

Prior to joining Burns & Levinson, Peter was an attorney at DLA Piper. He also served as the former assistant general counsel for privacy & security and global privacy director of a Fortune 20 healthcare company, where he developed and orchestrated the firm’s global privacy and data protection program. 

Memberships

American Bar Association

American Health Lawyers Association 

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society

International Association of Privacy Professionals

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagements

Peter regularly speaks at events involving the ABA, PLI, IAPP, mHIMSS and RSA.

Articles & Publications

Articles & Publications

articles

"Top Ten Health Law Issues 2015,” AHLA Connections, Volume 19 Issue 2, February 2015

quotes

"Burns & Levinson Adds Cybersecurity Partner from DLA Piper," Cybersecurity & Privacy Law360, September 2017

Resources
Peter F. McLaughlin
Practices
  • Privacy & Data Security
  • Life Sciences
  • Intellectual Property & IP Litigation
Education

J.D., Georgetown University

Admissions

Massachusetts

New York

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