JD, CIPP (US), Managing Director
New York, NY
Alison Bird is a Managing Director at CohnReznick and the co-lead of the Privacy Advisory Group. Alison is also a partner at the law firm Turinas & Bird LLC and a co-founder of Clearview Privacy Consulting LLC, a consulting firm which provides privacy compliance advice and DPO services. Alison has advised digital businesses, large and small, on matters relating to privacy, data security, internet law, and commercial contracts. She has a deep knowledge of U.S. privacy law as well as Europe's General Data Protection Regulation.
Alison began her career as a lawyer at Davis Polk and Wardwell. Prior to that, she served as a law clerk for the Hon. Burton R. Lifland, Chief Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court, SDNY.
She is currently a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US). She has served on the Women in the Profession Committee of the New York City Bar Association, has been a member of the Grants Advisory Committee of the New York Women’s Foundation, and has also worked as a mentor and tutor for various not-for-profit organizations in New York City including Student Sponsor Partners, Learning Leaders’ New York City School Volunteer Program, and the JCC Partnership for Literacy.
JD, Columbia Law School
BA, Harvard College
Student Sponsor Partners
Learning Leaders’ New York City School Volunteer Program
JCC Partnership for Literacy
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)