Erin is an associate in the Data Privacy practice and a member of the Background Screening and Payment Systems industry teams.
Erin focuses her practice on providing regulatory counseling, advising a wide range of companies on compliance with various federal privacy laws including the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), as well as state and international privacy laws such as the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Erin also has experience advising the firm’s payment processing clients on compliance with anti-money laundering obligations, money transmission laws, and card brand rules.
Erin earned her degree in Economics and International Business from the University of Georgia, and earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Georgia School of Law where she served as a notes editor for the Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law and clerked for the Honorable Judge William M. Ray II at the Georgia Court of Appeals. During law school, Erin developed an interest in data privacy and security law, prompting her to become a certified information privacy professional (CIPP/US) with the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). In support of her work on the firm’s Payment Systems team, Erin is also a Certified AML FinTech Compliance Associate (CAFCA) with the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS).