About the Speaker
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    Sarah Rugnetta
    Partner, Buffalo, Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP

    Sarah serves as a vice chair of the Constangy Cyber Team and practices in New York. She leads the provision of compliance advisory services for the Cyber Team, advising clients on strategies to mitigate risk associated with data privacy and security through business-oriented approaches. Sarah has more than 15 years of experience working in the privacy law area. She is a former privacy officer, a former state regulator, and has extensive experience serving as outside counsel for businesses in the fields of health law, data privacy, regulatory compliance, and risk management. She is well-versed in advising clients on the scope and applicability of domestic and international data privacy laws. A former Assistant General Counsel with the Vermont Department of Financial Regulation, Sarah regularly interfaces with state and federal agencies in response to investigations, enforcement actions and compliance audits. Sarah holds the Certified Information Privacy Professional for European law (CIPP/E) credential. She received her J.D. from the University of Buffalo and is admitted to practice in New York and Vermont.