Biography

A member of the firm’s Privacy & Data Security Practice Group, Alanna helps clients comply with a growing array of state, federal and international data privacy laws, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Alanna advises businesses on the design and implementation of customer- and employee-facing data privacy policies and notices to ensure compliance with CCPA, GDPR and other emerging data privacy statutes. She also drafts, reviews and negotiates data processing agreements in accordance with applicable privacy regulations.

In addition, Alanna counsels companies on technology-related intellectual property matters such as technology transfer, licensing and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) agreements. She also assists in the preparation and prosecution of trademark applications.

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to joining Fox Rothschild, Alanna worked as a summer associate at the firm. She also worked as a clinic student in the Tax Practice at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law and in the Self-Help Web Center at Richard J. Daley Center, helping pro se litigants complete court filings. She was also a judicial extern for the Honorable Judge Charles P. Kocoras of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Alanna was active in her law school community, serving as president and treasurer of the Kent Justice Foundation and as treasurer and historian for the American Constitution Society. In addition, she served as president of the Art and Cultural Property Law Society and participated in the Ian Fletcher International Insolvency Law Moot.