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Privacy and Data Security Partner Jami Mills Vibbert Joins Arnold & Porter in New York

May 6, 2020

NEW YORK, NY, May 6, 2020 — Arnold & Porter announced today that Jami Mills Vibbert has joined the firm as a partner, resident in the New York office. Ms. Vibbert brings vast experience in navigating clients' global data protection, privacy, and cybersecurity concerns across a number of industries, with a particular focus on life sciences, healthcare, and financial services.

In announcing the expansion of the firm's privacy capabilities, Richard M. Alexander, Chairman of Arnold & Porter, said: "Jami is a well-known industry expert who will enhance our ability to advise our clients on issues surrounding the protection of valuable data assets in a complex and rapidly changing regulatory environment. She brings to the firm substantial experience in advising on business strategies to comply with the complex privacy and data security landscape, responding to data security incidents, representing clients in connection with regulatory investigations, and litigating contentious disputes."

Ms. Vibbert counsels clients on compliance with the ever-growing number of data protection, privacy, and data security requirements and creation of global data strategies and programs designed to align with these requirements. She assists in program and policy creation, risk assessments under HIPAA and other data security laws, data risk management, negotiating privacy and data security provisions with customers and third parties, privacy and data security due diligence, breach response, and privacy and data security-focused investigations and litigation. She also is experienced in helping clients develop digital health and telehealth solutions to augment consumer engagement and in creating business strategies to comply with myriad complex privacy and data security regulations.

In joining Arnold & Porter, Ms. Vibbert commented: "I am honored to join Arnold & Porter's Privacy and Data Security team, and believe that the firm's platform—including its premier Life Sciences and Financial Services practices—will allow me to provide a comprehensive offering to clients."

Ms. Vibbert earned her JD from Tulane University School of Law, magna cum laude, where she was elected to the Order of the Coif. She received her BA from the University of Pennsylvania.

About Arnold & Porter's Privacy and Data Security practice

Arnold & Porter's Privacy and Data Security practice assists businesses in a wide range of industries, from e-commerce start-ups to global FORTUNE 100 companies, in the increasingly challenging task of protecting data consistent with applicable law. We provide data protection counsel to technology and business leaders in connection with the development and use of emerging technology platforms; to clients in the financial services and life sciences and health industries; and to others involved in e-commerce, software development and deployment, telecommunications, government contracting, and a host of other activities.

About Arnold & Porter's Life Sciences and Healthcare Regulatory practice

Arnold & Porter's global Life Sciences and Healthcare Regulatory practice is unique—unlike other firms, which typically scatter these capabilities across various siloed practices, we maintain a fully integrated team focused on providing comprehensive support for our clients in all areas of life sciences and healthcare regulation. Our top-tier practice has been widely recognized for its work on the most critical matters, receiving rankings from Chambers Global, Chambers USA, Chambers Europe, Chambers UK, The Legal 500 US, The Legal 500 UK, and was named Law360's 2016 Healthcare Practice of the Year. The team is comprised of experienced lawyers and other professionals, many with senior government and corporate professional experience. A number of our team's attorneys also hold advanced degrees in various scientific and medical fields, including neurobiology, endocrinology, nursing, bioethics, biophysics, biochemistry, and biotechnology.

About Arnold & Porter

With nearly 1,000 lawyers practicing in 14 offices around the globe, Arnold & Porter serves clients across 40 distinct practice areas. The firm offers 100 years of renowned regulatory expertise, sophisticated litigation and transactional practices, and leading multidisciplinary offerings in the life sciences and financial services industries.