Kevin Coy

1775 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20006
202.677.4034 phone
Kevin Coy is a partner and co-chair of the firm’s Privacy and Consumer Regulatory practice. 

Mr. Coy’s practice focuses on advising privacy-sensitive organizations on domestic and international privacy law and policy matters concerning a wide range of personal information, including criminal history and other public record information, credit and financial information, health information, and human resources information. Mr. Coy advises clients on online privacy issues, the development of privacy statements, the conduct of privacy impact assessments, the development of privacy compliance programs, and privacy best practices. He also advises clients on data security and breach notification laws and best practices for responding to a data security incident.

Mr. Coy represents clients in proceedings before the Federal Trade Commission and advises clients on a range of privacy and security issues, including matters pertaining to the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLB), Section 5 of the FTC Act, data privacy, data security and data breach issues. Mr. Coy also advises clients on HIPAA’s privacy, security, and data breach regulations and represents clients in related matters before the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights. Mr. Coy also advises companies on compliance with many other privacy and data security laws and regulations, such as the Driver’s Privacy Protection Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and state privacy laws. Internationally, Mr. Coy advises clients on transborder data flow issues and other matters in connection with the European Union General Data Protection Regulation, the EU/US and Swiss/US Privacy Shield programs, Canada’s PIPEDA, and other foreign privacy laws and regulations.